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Clouds can either warm or cool down the Earth. Have you ever noticed that on a clear winter night with no clouds the temperature drops much lower than if clouds were present? Clouds cool the Earth by reflecting sunlight back into space. Clouds also help heat the Earth by absorbing infrared radiation and acting as an insulating blanket, keeping the heat from escaping.
Next time, try using some basic words
its interesting.but i really just need to know HOW they affect the weather
The information is very interesting I thought!
I liked the way you guys described it.
true fact also very nice
They are basic words
I need something more fifth grade level :(
How much more basic can you get? And i agree, it doesn't explain how the clouds affect the weather.