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Author:Robert F. Cahalan
Description: Information on the fantastic variety of cloud forms and structures, and their implications for climate. Albedo (abstract of a short technical paper for downloading); authors of papers on fractal clouds; cloud types and associated geometry, processes, environment; models appropriate for various types of clouds; movies zooming in on various clouds, properties of fractal clouds, terminology for fractal or other inhomogeneous clouds.

Levels: High School (9-12), College
Languages: English
Resource Types: Graphics, Articles
Math Topics: Fractals, Meteorology

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