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This week from AGU: 3-D magma images, funding research, & 5 new research papers

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3D Images of magma below mono craters

A new conceptual model of the magma system below Mono Lake and Mono Craters in eastern California gives scientists a more detailed understanding of volcanic processes at depth and a better model for forecasting volcanic unrest according to a new paper in the Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth

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Teaching the art and science of getting research funding

National Science Foundation-funded EDventures program delivers successful training in proposal writing to graduate students and postdocs.

New research papers

First ever cross comparison of thermospheric wind measured by narrow- and wide-field optical Doppler spectroscopy, Space Weather

Methyl chloride as a tracer of tropical tropospheric air in the lowermost stratosphere inferred from IAGOS-CARIBIC passenger aircraft measurements, Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres

A complete soil hydraulic model accounting for capillary and adsorptive water retention, capillary and film conductivity, and hysteresis, Water Resources Research

The effect of large-scale model time step and multiscale coupling frequency on cloud climatology, vertical structure, and rainfall extremes in a superparameterized GCM, Journal of Advances in Modeling Earth Systems

Uniformly rotating global radiative-convective equilibrium in the Community Atmosphere Model, version 5, Journal of Advances in Modeling Earth Systems

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