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23 Nov 2023

Microplastics in Clouds Could Impact Weather, Global Temperatures

Scientists in China have detected plastic particles prevalent in synthetic fibers and packaging in 24 out of 28 cloud water samples. These microplastics present in the clouds could potentially alter global weather patterns and temperature, though further research is necessary to ascertain the entirety of their impact. [Source](https://www.instagram.com/p/Cz3mbXUCcjX/?igshid=ZWI2YzEzYmMxYg==)