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78 votes

How do 'greenhouse gases' let heat in, but not let it out?

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Debunking scientific paper "Has global warming already arrived?"

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Could the Earth's core lose its heat?

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Why clouds are not moving in NASA's video of the Moon passing in front of the Earth?

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Is it true that a butterfly flapping its wings can result in a tornado in a distant location?

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How is ocean salinity measured from space?

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How will cloud feedback effects on the climate change as the result of global warming?

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How bad is geo-engineering?

16 votes

What are the major differences between weather models and climate models?

15 votes

If 75% of radioactive material remains, how many half-lives have elapsed?

14 votes

What determines how fast clouds move?

14 votes

Are there water molecules in the oceans which will almost never fall down as rain?

14 votes

Is the atmosphere becoming thicker?

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Could the earth be much older than the currently accepted number?

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How is it possible to use up the water in a region?

13 votes

Could an icy/extremely-cold asteroid/comet ever strike and cool the Earth?

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Why don't weather forecast models normally take solar eclipses into account?

13 votes

Can the previous weather be computed from the current situation?

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How does the pole-to-equator temperature gradient scale with height contours?

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How can I estimate a 2 m temperature from / in an atmospheric model?

13 votes

How do weather models work?

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Is the epicenter always directly above the hypocenter?

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Does anyone know of a comprehensive listing of geostationary weather satellites?

12 votes

How to calculate relative humidity?

12 votes

Is there a map that displays every country at its correct relative size?

12 votes

Why are the clouds white and Australia black in weather satellite infrared images?

11 votes

Why have "ozone-depleting substances" led to a third of all global warming and half of arctic sea ice loss?

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Are average daily temperatures affected by DST?

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How much land does it take to support New York City?

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Why does winter get colder after the solstice?