Articles | Volume 13, issue 10
Research article
24 May 2013
Research article |  | 24 May 2013

Global impact of smoke aerosols from landscape fires on climate and the Hadley circulation

M. G. Tosca, J. T. Randerson, and C. S. Zender

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