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24/11/1944 Climate science pioneer is born

Indian climatologist Veerabhadran Ramanathan is one of the key figures in the research of current climate change. He was one of the pioneers of mathematical modeling of the circulation in the whole atmosphere. Ramanathan also discovered the Asian brown cloud, a layer of air pollution that recurrently covers South Asia.


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