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NASA's Earth Observatory "Aircraft Contrails" webpage summarizes the key mechanism, measurements, and predictions of how cirrus clouds produced by contrails contribute to global warming. The page also includes an image showing a large number of contrails produced over the southeastern U. S.
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AIP Format
NASA Earth Observatory, (2009), WWW Document, (http://earthobservatory.nasa.gov/IOTD/view.php?id=4435).
AJP/PRST-PER
NASA Earth Observatory, Aircraft Contrails, (2009), <http://earthobservatory.nasa.gov/IOTD/view.php?id=4435>.
APA Format
NASA Earth Observatory. (2009). Aircraft Contrails. Retrieved September 30, 2014, from http://earthobservatory.nasa.gov/IOTD/view.php?id=4435
Chicago Format
NASA Earth Observatory. Aircraft Contrails. 2009. http://earthobservatory.nasa.gov/IOTD/view.php?id=4435 (accessed 30 September 2014).
MLA Format
NASA Earth Observatory. Aircraft Contrails. 2009. 30 Sep. 2014 <http://earthobservatory.nasa.gov/IOTD/view.php?id=4435>.
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