Asian Forecast: Hazy, Warmer—Clouds of pollution heat lower atmosphere

12:02pm, August 1, 2007

The murky clouds of smoke and soot that blanket many regions of Asia have heated the lower atmosphere there in recent decades as much as increases in carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gases have, a new field study suggests.

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