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Why were both the sun and the moon red today?

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Why is global warming bad?

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Are there any uncharted waters left on earth?

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Why is the temperature *still* rising?

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Why is Carbon Dioxide a Greenhouse Gas whereas Ammonia is not?

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With all the rain Seattle gets, why is widespread flooding relatively rare?

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Are there some places near the equator that are hottest in their winter and some that are hottest in their summer? Is there a map of this?

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Simple Climate Models that Predict Climate Change

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How good were climate models of the 1990s at predicting the global temperature trends of the 2000s/2010s?

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Where do bad smells eventually go?

16 votes

Why do greenhouse gases affect ocean temperature so much?

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Is the color of the sky the same everywhere on earth?

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Is there a freely usable map of Earth cave systems and/or density?

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In the northern hemisphere only, what percentage of the surface is land?

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Why do forecast areas on weather.gov appear as twisted squares?

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Is it possible that a reduction in vegetation is a cause of global warming?

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Why are weather kites no longer used (much) operationally?

11 votes

Which theory is stronger, that iron came from outside or was formed within earth?

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Will dust storms be more frequent in the future?

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How to get cell indices from latitude and longitude in WRF model grids?

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What is a reasonable forecast of sea level in 2100?

10 votes
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GIS Data on climate types

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CDL File Questions

10 votes

Are there anti-greenhouse gases?

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Temperature as a function of luminosity and greenhouse gas concentrations

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Ozone gas (O₃) endurance in the atmosphere

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How do current pollution levels in Los Angeles compare to the 1970s?

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How much mass has humanity added to the planet?

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Do wind predictions have confidence scores?

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How much distance does $0.001^\circ$ in latitude or longitude represent?

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