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What does ‘dew point’ mean?

The dew point is the temperature at which moisture in the air begins to condense. Perhaps the air doesn’t seem damp at all.  It does, however, have many tiny, invisible bits of water moving about in it.  We call these tiny specks of moisture “water vapor.” Cold air cannot hold as much moisture at warm …

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What is Pollen?

The tiny yellow grains that are found in flowers are pollen.  The flowers use it in making the seeds that will grow into new plants. The dusty yellow grains that are found in flowers are pollen. Plants make the pollen in the saclike anthers of their flowers.  Pollen grains are so small that they look …

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