Stuff in the Air Blog

On this Air Blog, you will find the most recent developments about The Science of Meteorology Online.

What's on this blog?  A resource where you can learn about atmospheric sciences.  Understand the physical, chemical, and biological processes that occur in our atmosphere.   Have fun.  Enjoy the wide range of topics presented below.

This blog gives you the latest pages and commentary from my unique perspective.  We cover everything from technology to business to lifestyle. 

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Our goal is to make the information easily accessible, enjoyable and useful.  We want you to understand forecasts, climate, the air in general, and the math and science behind it all.    In the name of enlightenment and joy, we also like to provide food for thought.

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At any time it might provide weather updates, educational content, cater to weather-related hobbies, foster community involvement, support professional development, and satisfy curiosity about the fascinating world of weather. At other times you might see bits about weather forecasts, explanations of weather phenomena, gardening tips, and opportunities to connect with like-minded people on the pages displayed.

Also, career advice, job opportunities, and meteorological advancements. This air blog has been known to captivate and engage people who are passionate about weather and its impact on their lives by providing valuable information, fostering community, and nurturing curiosity. Enjoy!

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Jul 14, 2024

BPIP - How Building Downwash and the Plume are connected

Building construction profile

How a factory smokestack's plume behaves near a building and the secrets of BPIP and plume rise modelling. And how buildings influence smoke plume trajectory.

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Jul 14, 2024

Air quality dispersion modelling: The science behind it

Precision in scientific research

Scientists use air quality dispersion modelling to predict and prevent pollution and keep our air clean.

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Jul 14, 2024

Building Downwash can Trap Pollution. Don't just Blame the Stacks!

Smog traps in urban areas

Smog got you confused? Maybe it's the buildings! Take a look at building downwash and how structures trap pollution.

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Jun 28, 2024

What is a Gas Flare: Clean air friend or foe?

Flaring natural gas

You've seen those towering flames at oil and gas sites, right? They're agents for clean air. Learn what is a gas flare and how to use them responsibly.

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Jun 28, 2024

Alberta air quality regulations - Air Monitoring Directive outline

Urban-air-quality

For Alberta air quality, the Air Monitoring Directive provides relevant air pollution regulations

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Jun 25, 2024

How is Air Pollution Caused - The mystery Air Quality

Dust in the Wind

Soaring smog, choked cities: Understand how is air pollution caused while we examine the sources of emissions

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Jun 18, 2024

Air Quality Assurance - Discover factory secrets, who smokes the most

Air quality worst-case scenarios

Smokestacks got you confused? Take a look at how science provides air quality assurance.

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Jun 15, 2024

Cloud Blowing Wind: What Does that Mean to You?

FunkyClouds

Any wind that occurs when clouds are present is a cloud blowing wind. Here's an specific example of moving air:

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Jun 15, 2024

Weather Canada - More Variety than YOU Might Think

EnvCanada

About the weather Canada gets. Get the latest Canadian forecasts, observations, and news.

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Jun 15, 2024

Canada Weather Radar | What's Happening in Your Area?

Canadian Weather Radar

Here's a single air page that shows the data from all the Canada weather radar displays. Zoom in on individual provinces and radar sites.

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Jun 14, 2024

Snow Wallpaper - Find Perfect Snow Photos for your needs

SnowDrift

Snow storm photos, amazing winter weather pictures and snow wallpaper to see and copy. See some white air.

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Jun 13, 2024

Weather Map Symbols | Have YOU Ever Seen ones like These?

The secret language of weather maps

These weather map symbols here show air features you wouldn't normally see on a weather map.

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Jun 13, 2024

Metric Conversion - Your Basic Facts

Temperature Conversions

Looking for a metric conversion? Learn a few basic principles first, so you know what they mean and how meteorologists apply them.

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Jun 13, 2024

Water Pollution Pictures | Help fix these problems!

DeadPig

Water pollution pictures from industry. Air pollution is also a problem. Solutions are needed.

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Jun 12, 2024

Different Types of Air Pollution and Their Mysteries

Air pollution dispersion modelling

See how different types of air pollution means emissions from facilities aren't always the same.

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Jun 09, 2024

Method of Variation of Parameters: Mastering Air Emissions Modelling

Modeling Approaches Explained

Learn the most helpful method of variation of parameters for specifying emission characteristics and how to adjust them for accurate modelling.

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May 25, 2024

Air Quality in Canada - Predictions of Future Air Pollution

Canada's best air quality modelling

Discover how AERMOD and CALPUFF anticipate air quality in Canada's diverse terrain, to get good pollution predictions.

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May 23, 2024

How to Determine Air Quality: Understanding key models

Modelling air quality in western Canada

Learn about the different types of air dispersion models used in Canada. Find out how to determine air quality using each model and why it's so important.

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May 23, 2024

Examples of Models in Math Magic: Making Sense of the World

A new perspective on math

Ever wonder how math unlocks the world's secrets? Here are some surprising examples of models in math that make chaos orderly!

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May 01, 2024

Data Quality Checks Best Practices help you nail your emissions report

Take care not to make mistakes

These data quality checks best practices will help you avoid errors and ensure on-time filing.

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Apr 30, 2024

Prevention of air pollution assisted by data with the Alberta AEIR

useful guidelines for emissions reporting

Check out the AEIR Standard 3.0, which guides industrial operations in reporting emissions, compliance and prevention of air pollution.

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Apr 23, 2024

Methodology Handbook to Master Your Emissions Report

Sources of data and emission factors

Make sure your Quantification Methodology Handbook is clear and compliant. Find out what to include, from data sources to calculations.

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Apr 19, 2024

Data Quality Assessment Report Template to Report emissions accurately

Preserving nature with accurate emissions inventories

You can use this data quality assessment report template to make sure your emissions reports are accurate and compliant.

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Apr 06, 2024

Consistency in data quality - Accurate Industrial Emissions Info

Providing stakeholders with evidence of environmental responsibility

Follow these concluding steps to ensure consistency in data quality and accurate air emission reporting.

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Apr 03, 2024

How to Calculate Emissions: A Comprehensive Guide

Sustainability

For environmental assessment and regulatory compliance, you'll learn how to calculate emissions, gather data, and apply quantification methods.

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Mar 29, 2024

How to Measure Air Pollution

Eco-friendly

Learn how to measure air pollution from factories. You'll also learn about approved methods, calculations, and why accurate data is important.

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Mar 21, 2024

Key Air Pollutants in Industry: Tracking the Culprits

Regulatory compliance and pollution mitigation

Find out how to spot and report key air pollutants emitted by industries and how to enhance environmental safety.

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Mar 20, 2024

Stuff in the Air: Unveiling the Mysteries

Guidelines for reporting air pollution

Learn about industrial emissions, their impacts, and strategies to control stuff in the air using source monitoring.

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Mar 15, 2024

Emission limits: What you need to know

Airborne emissions

Here you'll learn how to identify, track, and adhere to emission limits in industrial operations. How to report operational schedules too.

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Mar 13, 2024

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