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MEDA, a Martian year studying the atmospheric phenomena of the Jezero crater

The Spanish instrument MEDA, aboard NASA’s Perseverance robotic rover, celebrates its first Martian year (687 Earth days), having studied in detail the rich diversity of atmospheric phenomena in Jezero crater, and contributing to obtaining a clearer understanding of the atmospheric dynamics of Mars. Now an international team is publicly presenting the first global results obtained …

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Extreme heat and pollution increase death rates

Extreme heat and pollution increase death rates

A new study reveals that the risk of death skyrockets by 21% on days when a peak of high temperatures and atmospheric pollution coincide The heat waves and the atmospheric pollution they are two of the most detrimental environmental factors for human health. Separately, the arrival of these phenomena can both cause conditions and worsen …

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