Atmospheric Processes

This image depicts a representative subset of the atmospheric processes related to aerosol lifecycles, cloud lifecycles, and aerosol-cloud-precipitation interactions that must be understood to improve future climate predictions.

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US Department of Energy
Climate Placemat
Energy-Climate Nexus
US Department of Energy Office of Science

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Teaching Tips

Best used to show the connections between aerosols heating and the water cycle.

May function well as a culminating visual.