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Earth's energy budget

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... planet's energy budget, i.e., the balance of incoming and outgoing radiation. It is measured by satellites and shown in W/m<sup>2</sup>. Earth's energy budget is an accountin...

Radiative Balance and the Natural Greenhouse Effect - Annenberg ...

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When visible solar radiation reaches Earth, it may be absorbed by clouds, the atmosphere, or the planet's surface. Once absorbed it is transformed into heat ...

The Earth's Radiation Energy Balance - cimss

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The annual variation in net radiative energy follows that of the solar ... In the net radiation balance, the land surfaces receive more radiation than the oceans.

Radiation Balance at TOA

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Radiation Balance at TOA. We conclude with a brief survey of some of the global fields relating to the energy balance at the top of the atmosphere.

Greenhouse Effect and Radiative Balance on Earth and Venus

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Nov 5, 2007 ... D. Crisp: November 2007. -3-. The Terrestrial Greenhouse. The primary radiative balance on Earth. • Solar energy (global average 342 W/m2).

Lecture Ch. 3b Atmospheric Radiation Balance Simplified Climate ...

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Energy Balance. From Cunningham & Cunningham, 2004, Fig. 9.2. Incoming = 45 +88 = 133. Outgoing = 104 + 24 + 5 = 133. Atmospheric Radiation Balance.

Radiation Balance - SERC - Carleton College

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Radiation Balance in the Atmosphere. One of the many challenges in teaching students about climate change arises from the complexity in the climate system.

Greenhouse Gases & Radiation Balance - Earth and Space Research

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The Role of the Greenhouse Gases in the Radiation Balance. The balance between radiation that is absorbed versus what is emitted has created a unique ...

Radiative Balance, Feedback, and Runaway Warming

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Feb 26, 2012 ... Skeptical Science has previously discussed the topic of feedbacks and why the existence of positive feedbacks (i.e., those feedbacks that ...

Conference - Air & Waste Management Association

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... continental, and global-scale haze and the radiative balance. The conference will take a multipronged approach by encouraging scientific submissions (e.g., ...

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radiative balance - Wiktionary

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Noun[edit]. radiative balance (uncountable). The relationship between the amount of energy reaching an object (or a portion of it) and the amount leaving it.

Solar Radiation and the Earth's Energy Balance

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The cryosphere, or the ice component of the climate system, whether on land or at the ocean's surface, that plays a special role in the Earth radiation balance ...

Clouds & Radiation Fact Sheet : Feature Articles

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Low, thick clouds reflect solar radiation and cool the Earth's surface. ... The balance between the cooling and warming actions of clouds is very close although, ...