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Unexpected player in particle formation

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Three studies find that a family of organic compounds affects the formation and initial growth of atmospheric aerosol particles in clean air — with implications for our knowledge of the climate effects of aerosols. See Letters p.521 & 527

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  1. Chris Cappa is in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of California, Davis, Davis, California 95616, USA.

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