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The Role of temperature inversions in air pollution episodes demonstrated by examples in the Eastern Alps (Austria)

“Temperature inversions are layers near the Earth’s surface in which air temperature increases with height. They develop predominantly over rural areas during clear nights, caused by..." – By Martin Piringer and Kathrin Baumann-Stanzer 

Perspectives From Coastal Ecosystems Through the Lens of Climate Change


"Climate change impacts coastal ecosystems and the humans who live and work in these regions. The coastal ecosystem, or the coastal zone, is defined as the margin between land, air, and ocean where complex interactions occur between living and nonliving parts of the system. ..." – By Kristy A. Lewis and others

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