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Wildfire smoke creates brighter clouds — and weather changes

Firefighters are seen with a firetruck in the foreground while smoke rises into the sky in the background

Firefighters battle the Mendocino Complex Fire in California in 2018. Data from this and other blazes suggest that wildfire smoke could brighten clouds. Credit: Noah Berger/AFP/Getty

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Nature 596, 167 (2021)

doi: https://doi.org/10.1038/d41586-021-02105-5

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