Winds high in stratosphere affect deep ocean currents

Evidence has emerged that changes in the winds high up in the stratosphere have a powerful effect on ocean currents a mile below the surface.

Small volcanic eruptions can cool global climate

Even minor volcanic eruptions can release enough aerosols into the atmosphere to affect global temperatures, thanks to a boosting effect from weather systems such as monsoons.

Samsung Stratosphere brings Qwerty keypad to LTE

Samsung is trying to bring sexy back to the idea of a slide-out Qwerty keypad.

Ozone layer is recovering, says UN

The ozone layer is regenerating, and could be back up to strength by the middle of the century, according to a UN report.

Monsoon spreads pollution right through the stratosphere

The Asian monsoon is sending pollutants up to stratospheric heights and spreading them right across the globe, says the National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR).