Is there more water in the atmosphere than the oceans?

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Is there more water in the atmosphere or the oceans?
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Is there more water in the atmosphere than the oceans?
« Reply #1 on: 22/02/2011 18:07:20 »
We posed this question to Peter Braesicke from the University of Cambridge...
Peter -  Itís definitely more water in the oceans because the atmosphere does hold a considerable amount of water, but compared to all the oceans, itís still pretty small.
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Is there more water in the atmosphere than the oceans?
« Reply #2 on: 24/03/2011 23:22:37 »
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We had a angle on that one before methinks. How much water can be held in suspension in the atmosphere?
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