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Super Science Saturday: young girl participating in a science experiment
October 28, 2015
This free annual science event includes demonstrations, activities, experiments, and more.
Job fair for veterans, people with disabilities, at UCAR
September 25, 2015
The 6th annual job fair hosted at UCAR in collaboration with local agencies features more than two dozen employers with 700 potential job openings.
UCAR trustee Antonio Busalacchi
August 28, 2015
An oceanographer and climate expert, Busalacchi will provide guidance for bolstering Earth observations with a new generation of U.S. satellites.
Sunspot simulations
August 20, 2015
HAO's anniversary, which will feature a series of public events, celebrates the emergence of Boulder as a hub of solar science.
Bette Otto-Bliesner
August 13, 2015
Senior scientists Bette Otto-Bliesner, William Randel, and Michael Thompson won the honor for making exceptional scientific contributions.
Michael J. Thompson
July 09, 2015
Current NCAR Deputy Director and COO Michael Thompson will be interim UCAR president while an international search takes place for a permanent president.
June 30, 2015
Interim leadership will be named by the UCAR Board of Trustees.
New NWS forecast graphics, shown here, draw on NCAR research.
June 29, 2015
Introduced by the NWS this summer, the graphics draw on research by a team of risk communication experts at NCAR.
NCAR S-Pol Portable Doppler radar; will be used to study nighttime thunderstorms
May 20, 2015
Researchers armed with more than 100 scientific instruments will spend six weeks this summer probing nocturnal thunderstorms on the Great Plains.
Exposure to extreme heat could rise: Graph shows regional increases
May 18, 2015
The interaction of a warming climate with a growing, shifting population could subject more people to sweltering conditions.



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