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Generally, hydrocarbon fossil fuels cannot be regarded as being beneficial to life on Earth. Even human usage cannot be considered beneficial overall. Energy can be derived from fossil fuels but there have been and there are consequences: carbon dioxide emissions, pollution, impoverishment of some people while others get wealthy. Gas, prominently methane, is ...


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Clouds form when moist air rises in a convection cell - cloud coverage area is largely controlled by the size of the convection cells, not moisture content. When temperature differences arise between different patches of the Earth, the air over the warmer part expands, creates low pressure, and pulls in moist air at the bottom as it rises. As the altitude ...


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Barring the technical feasibility of what you are proposing, there's a few points to consider which make your proposal problematic. Water vapor is a greenhouse gas. If you increase evaporation, you increase GHGs in the atmosphere. The albedo of water is very low, so if you increase surface area of water on Earth, you decrease the albedo Clouds are ...


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