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Influence of cosmic rays and cosmic dust on the atmosphere and Earth’s climate

  • V. I. Ermakov
  • V. P. Okhlopkov
  • Yu. I. StozhkovEmail author
Proceedings of the XXX All-Russia Conference on Cosmic Rays

Abstract

The results of studying the cosmic ray fluxes in the Earth’s atmosphere and their influence on the atmospheric electricity, as well as the effect of cosmic dust entering the terrestrial atmosphere from the interplanetary space on the Earth’s climate are briefly discussed. A forecast of the climate cooling in the forthcoming 50 years is given.

Keywords

Atmospheric Electricity Cosmic Dust Global Electric Circuit Zodiacal Light Thunderstorm Cloud 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • V. I. Ermakov
    • 1
  • V. P. Okhlopkov
    • 2
  • Yu. I. Stozhkov
    • 3
    Email author
  1. 1.Central Aerologic Observatory, Rosgidromet, DolgoprudnyiMoscow RegionRussia
  2. 2.Skobel’tsyn Research Institute of Nuclear PhysicsMoscow State UniversityMoscowRussia
  3. 3.Lebedev Physics InstituteRussian Academy of SciencesMoscowRussia

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