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NASA Studies Aerosols
Aerosols are tiny particles suspended in the air all around us. They can play a large part in the way the earth warms and cools.

Satellite Terra carries instruments designed specifically for studying the aerosols which surround Earth.

To read about how NASA is using Terra to study aerosols, click the "down" arrow in the navigation bar above.


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Updated: January 22, 2003