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Title: Contrails
Url: http://cimss.ssec.wisc.edu/wxwise/contrail.html
Creator: Ackerman, Steven A.
Publisher: Cooperative Institute for Meteorological Satellite Studies (Madison, Wis.)
Description: This site offers information about contrails (condensation trails emitted by jet aircraft exhaust) and their effects on climate. It presents an explanation of how contrails form and how they relate to vapor pressure. A series of images enables users to investigate how contrails changes over time.
LC Classification: Science -- Physics -- Meteorology. Climatology
Technology -- Motor vehicles. Aeronautics. Astronautics. -- Motor vehicles. Aeronautics. Astronautics -- Aeronautics. Aeronautical engineering -- Miscellaneous aspects of the general subject -- Meteorology in aeronautics. Aeronautical meteorology -- Special, A-Z -- Condensation trails
GEM Subject: Science -- Meteorology
Science -- Instructional issues
Key Concept: Meteorology -- Condensation
Resource Type: Reference Material
Instructional Material
Format: Document -- HTML
Audience: Educator
Education Level: High School
Higher Education
Higher Education -- Undergraduate (Lower Division)
Higher Education -- Technical Education (Lower Division)
Language: English
Access Rights: Free access
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