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Chemistry NewsMonitoring The Skies

Field campaigns target the chemistry behind air quality and climate.

by: Jyllian N. Kemsley

Airborne NOAA chemist Andrew Langford monitors a light-scattering instrument that is mapping aerosol and ozone plumes around Sacramento from an agency plane in June 2010. The plane is unpressurized, so personnel must wear cannulas to get oxygen. For more on this and other articles please visit the Chemical & Engineering News website.