Author: Diana Kenney

Seasons of the Microbiome Over the Amazon Rainforest

Seasons of the Microbiome Over the Amazon Rainforest

One may not think of the Earth’s atmosphere as “inhabited,” but it holds a multitude of suspended, biological particles (bioaerosols) that originate from bacteria, fungi, algae, plants and animals. Bioaerosols play an important role for ecosystems and the climate because they disperse microbes, influence radiation absorption, scatter sunlight, or nucleate cloud condensation. The diverse microbes

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