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Amazon River and rain forest

How The Amazon Creates Its Own Rain

The Amazon rainforest is a mystery of many sorts. We’ve heard of the rare and unique flora and fauna of the place, and here’s another intriguing aspect there: the Amazon is self-sufficient in rain as well! The technique of “cloud seeding” used by rain-starved nations to induce rain is used naturally by the fungi and [...]

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How the pressure on tropical forests threatens rain

A recent study conducted jointly by two leading universities in the United Kingdom, has revealed startling developments regarding the world’s tropics, and the even dire effects on the future of rainfall. The study has revealed that air passing over tropical areas, actually produces twice as much rain as air passing over areas with little to [...]

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