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Urban pollution enhances up to 400% formation of aerosols over the Amazon rainforest

Publicado em 03 junho 2019
This phenomenon affects cloud production and rainfall, with consequences for the local and global climate, which researchers have warned about in the study published in Nature Communications A study by an international team of researchers, including Brazilian scientists, shows that urban pollution from Manaus, the capital of Amazonas State in Brazil, increases the formation of aerosols via the Amazon Rainforest far more than expected. This sharp increase in aerosols produced by the forest has [...]