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Traveling Nitrogen Classroom Activity Kit

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Introduction to Milagro

One of the most complex field campaigns ever undertaken in the field of atmospheric chemistry began in March 2006. A team of researchers from around the world is in Mexico City for a series of projects...more

Megacities

Mexico City, where the field campaign MILAGRO takes place, is a "megacity." Demographers (scientists who study the growth, density, and characteristics of populations) define megacities as having 10 million...more

Milagro Campaign - For Kids!

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Milagro Campaign - For Educators!

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I Want to Know More...

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Light extinction of particles

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What does Tecamac mean?

Measuring site T1 is in Tecámac. This is a little town close to Mexico City. The name Tecámac is a Náhuatl word, an ancient Mexico's language, spoken by Aztecs. In Náhuatl, Tetl or Tec means stone, camatl...more

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