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December 05, 2012
The new Erebus supercomputer will lead to improved Antarctic forecasts.
October 16, 2012
New observations of the magnetic field on the Sun are providing an unprecedented glimpse into solar eruptions that have serious impacts on Earth.
August 21, 2012
Accounting for clouds in weather forecasting could greatly improve road safety.
August 17, 2012
Studies show 63% of hurricane-related deaths occur inland. To help emergency managers prepare, NCAR scientists are pinpointing vulnerable populations using tropical storm winds, census data, and flood maps.
August 15, 2012
In some areas, heat from urban development could outpace warming due to greenhouse gases.
July 26, 2012
Even if climate mitigation efforts succeed, current warming trends commit us to centuries of sea level rise.
July 18, 2012
A new meta-analysis highlights the shortcomings of vulnerability studies and points to a more integrative way forward.
July 11, 2012
Sulfate gases emitted by the Nabro volcano boosted stratospheric particles and gas across the entire Northern Hemisphere in 2011.
Rows of wind turbines
July 11, 2012
A new forecasting tool boosts the detail and accuracy of short-term wind forecasts, offering another way to increase the efficiency of wind energy production.
July 06, 2012
Cooler and drier air injected into a hurricane can put the brakes on its growth. Scientists are learning more about how this process works and how forecasters can watch for it.

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