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How does the ozone layer help maintain ground-level air quality?

The ozone layer absorbs a large portion of incoming UV radiation, which keeps ground-level ozone from forming. A higher percentage of UV radiation entering the troposphere wou (MORE)

Which atmospheric layer has the greatest air pressure?

It's the troposphere because :    The troposphere contains 75 per cent of the atmosphere's gas. It also holds huge amounts of dust and water vapor, and is often dense w (MORE)

What happens to snow if it falls through a layer of warm air?

It melts, partially or totally. If the air remains above freezing the remainder of the way down to the ground, you'll get rain. If there is a sufficient cold layer below the l (MORE)