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The dust devil and the details: Spinning up a storm on …

Spinning up a dust devil in the thin air of Mars requires a stronger updraft than is needed to create a similar vortex on Earth, according to research at The University of Alabama in Huntsville...

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Professor’s nanoparticle research chosen as Argonne sci…

Dr. Yu Lei, a University of Alabama in Huntsville (UAH) assistant professor of chemical and materials engineering, is the primary author of a paper on nanoparticle catalyst fabrication chosen as a 2014 Science Highlight...

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Gamma-ray flashes from lightning are both more complex,…

Early evidence shows there is nothing at all special about thunderstorms whose cloud-to-cloud lightning bolts produce flashes of gamma rays, according to research led by scientists at UAH. "These TGFs (terrestrial gamma-ray flashes) can come from...

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