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Stratosphere

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The stratosphere is the second major layer of Earth's atmosphere, just above the troposphere, and below the mesosphere. About 20% of the atmosphere's mass ...

The Stratosphere - Windows to the Universe

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Mar 30, 2009 ... The stratosphere is the second layer (going upward) of Earth's atmosphere. It is above the troposphere and below the mesosphere. The ozone ...

The Stratosphere - overview | UCAR Center for Science Education

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The stratosphere is a layer of Earth's atmosphere. It is the second layer of the atmosphere as you go upward. The troposphere, the lowest layer, is right below the ...

Atmosphere | Troposphere | Stratosphere | Mesosphere ...

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These include the troposphere (0 to 16 km), stratosphere (16 to 50 km), mesosphere (50 to 80km) and thermosphere (80 to 640km). The boundaries between ...

Events in stratosphere can affect Earth's entire climate • The Register

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Sep 24, 2012 ... "We found evidence that what happens in the stratosphere matters for the ocean circulation and therefore for climate," says Reichler. It appears ...

What happens to the temperature of the atmosphere as the altitude ...

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In the troposphere, temperatures decrease as the altitude increases as it loses heat emitted from the surface of the Earth. In the stratosphere, the temperature ...

Weather Facts: Stratosphere - Weather UK - weatheronline.co.uk

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Little moisture enters the stratosphere, so clouds are rare. Even though the stratosphere has complex wind systems, violent storms don't occur there. Because.

Earth's Atmospheric Layers | NASA

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Stratosphere The stratosphere starts just above the troposphere and extends to 50 kilometers (31 miles) high. The ozone layer, which absorbs and scatters the ...

All about Earth's Atmosphere | Astronotes - Armagh Planetarium

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Feb 2, 2012 ... This is exactly what happens in the troposphere, great columns of ... come to the second best -known layer of the atmosphere, the stratosphere.

NWS JetStream - Layers of the Atmosphere

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Both the stratosphere (next layer down) and the mesosphere are considered the middle atmosphere. The transition boundary which separates the mesosphere ...

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Layers of the Earth's Atmosphere: Troposphere, Stratosphere ...

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Nov 7, 2010 ... 2) Many jet aircrafts fly in the stratosphere because it is very stable. Also, the ... Did you know that a lot of chemistry happens in Earth's...more ...

What is the stratosphere?

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Nov 28, 2010 ... The stratosphere is the second major atmospheric layer above the troposphere, extending in altitude from about 8 to 30 miles high. No weather ...

Stratosphere Facts - Soft Schools

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The stratosphere is one of five layers of the earth's atmosphere. The other four layers include the troposphere, mesosphere, thermosphere, and exosphere.