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Water vapor

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Water vapor, water vapour or aqueous vapor, is the gaseous phase of water. It is one state of ..... Other sources of atmospheric water include combustion, respiration, volcanic eruptions, the transp...

What are some sources of water vapor in the air? | Reference.com

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Evaporation from large bodies of water, such as tropical seas and lakes is one of the sources of water vapor in the air. Other sources include the natural ...

Explaining how the water vapor greenhouse effect works

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Water vapour is also the dominant positive feedback in our climate system and ... to state that water vapour amplifies the effect of the source of warming to which ...

Water Vapor - ThinkGlobalGreen

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According to NOAA water vapor is the most abundant greenhouse gas in the ... so dwarfed in comparison to emissions from natural sources we can do nothing ...

The Role of Anthropogenic Water Vapor in Earth's Climate

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In addition to the induced changes in water vapor content there are three other< direct, sources of anthropogenic water vapor: 1. Evaporation and transpiration ...

BBC - GCSE Bitesize: Global warming

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Some sources of greenhouse gases are natural and some are man-made. ... The amount of man-made water vapour is insignificant compared to the amount of ...

Greenhouse gas emissions - Main sources | What's Your Impact

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The main feedback greenhouse gas is water vapor. Greenhouse gas ... There are both natural and human sources of carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions. Natural ...

Atmospheric Water Vapor | Remote Sensing Systems

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Over 99% of the atmospheric moisture is in the form of water vapor, and this vapor is the principal source of the atmospheric energy that drives the development ...

Sea Surface Temperature & Water Vapor : Global Maps

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One reason for this big influence is that evaporation from the oceans is the primary source of water vapor in the atmosphere. The warmer the water, the greater ...

Water Vapor : Global Maps - NASA Earth Observatory

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The water vapor molecules, in turn, radiate heat in all directions. Some of the heat returns to the Earth''s surface. Thus, water vapor is a second source of warmth ...

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Sources and Sinks - American Chemical Society

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Human-caused sources are shown in orange and natural sources and sinks in teal. .... The water vapor concentration can be several percent over warm tropical  ...

Greenhouse Gases: Introduction | Monitoring References | National ...

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Many greenhouse gases occur naturally in the atmosphere, such as carbon dioxide, methane, water vapor, and nitrous oxide, while others are synthetic. Those ...

What is water vapor?

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Nov 27, 2010 ... This "latent heat of condensation" is released again when the water vapor condenses to form cloud water. This source of heat helps drive the ...