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Global warming is shifting Earth’s clouds, study shows

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Clouds are a key component of the Earth’s climate system. Photograph: Reinhard Krause/REUTERS

The warming of the planet over the past few decades has shifted a key band of clouds poleward and increased the heights of clouds tops

July 14, 2016 — The reaction of clouds to a warming atmosphere has been one of the major sources of uncertainty in estimating exactly how much the world will heat up from the accumulation of Continue reading Global warming is shifting Earth’s clouds, study shows