clouds

Clouds of gas are detected on a giant ‘hot Saturn’ exoplanet 520 light years from Earth, in breakthrough that could help in the search for worlds that may have conditions hospitable to life Researchers...

Forests are more important for keeping Earth cool than previously thought because they help create clouds that reflect sunlight back to space In the tropics, forests help absorb carbon and minimize greenhouse...

Clouds will AMPLIFY global warming by reflecting less solar radiation and enhancing the greenhouse effect – and could push temperatures more than twice as high as climate targets, study warns Researchers...

No clouds means no rain, ice, or snow. That means drinking-water supplies wouldn’t get replenished. Water shortages also spell trouble for power plants that rely on heating fresh water. Without...

Clouds of infectious coronavirus particles created by a cough are up to 23 times smaller when a person wears a mask, study finds Researchers from India calculated how cough clouds evolve as they spread...

A curious cloud photographed over Smith Mountain in Virginia this week looks more like something out of a fairytale or painting than it does in real life — and the science behind the formation...

Water clouds inside Jupiter’s Great Red Spot megastorm raise hopes ‘exotic life’ could exist there Water clouds discovered deep inside Jupiter’s Great Red Spot megastorm raise hopes...

OWEN MATTHEWS: Migration. Putin. Economic storm clouds. Why Trump’s war with Turkey should worry us all The president of Turkey, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, styles himself a strongman. Just like Vladimir...

Mysterious ‘night-shining’ clouds that glow BLUE and only appear during the summer are becoming more common with climate change More water vapor in the atmosphere is making high-altitude clouds...