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Ocean currents explain rainfall riddle

Most of the rain on Earth falls in the Northern Hemisphere and scientists have long believed that this was a quirk of the planet’s geometry, but a new University of Washington study shows that this rainfall pattern arises from a much simpler system. “It rains more in the Northern Hemisphere because it’s warmer,” said atmosphere […]

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