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AER Assists World Bank in Determining Impacts of Soot on Himalayan Glaciers

By Matt Alvarado
July 9, 2018

AER Assists World Bank in Determining Impacts of Soot on Himalayan Glaciers

Flash Droughts

By Eric Hunt
June 11, 2018

In a new research article published in the Bulletin of American Meteorological Society, AER helped to define the proper meaning and use of the term flash drought. Given the increasing use of the term flash drought by the media and scientific community, the authors felt it was prudent to develop a consistent definition that can be used to identify these events and to understand their salient characteristics.