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flooding in Australia
August 19, 2013
A rare confluence of three atmospheric patterns drove so much precipitation over Australia in 2010 and 2011 that the world’s ocean levels dropped measurably.
NCAR senior scientist Raymond Roble, winner of 2013 William Bowie Medal from American Geophysical Union
August 01, 2013
Two NCAR senior scientists are being recognized by the American Geophysical Union for their work on research and communication.
NCAR Mesa Laboratory
July 30, 2013
James Hurrell, an associate director and senior scientist at the National Center for Atmospheric Research, has been named the center’s new director.
Green Data Center Award: The Vistor Center at the NCAR-Wyoming Supercomputing Center
July 17, 2013
The NWSC received top honors in a category that recognizes the reality of designing and operating data centers in the context of environmental scrutiny.
June 19, 2013
The five-project field campaign looks at unique features affecting air quality and climate in the region.
Thunderstorm research: NSF/NCAR Gulfstream V jet at field campaign
May 13, 2013
To better predict where thunderstorms will rip across the central United States this spring, researchers are teaming a high-flying aircraft with fine-grained computer simulations.
NCAR renewable energy forecasts: Wind turbines in northeast Colorado
May 07, 2013
The custom forecasting systems are designed to increase the reliability of solar and wind energy.
April 15, 2013
The main source of online weather training for meteorologists, emergency managers, and others is seeking donations to try to stay in business.
Photo of rugged coastline
April 14, 2013
Reducing emissions of four shorter-lived pollutants could slow the annual rate of sea level rise by up to 50 percent.
Emily CoBabe Ammann is the new director of UCAR Community Programs
April 12, 2013
Emily CoBabe-Ammann, an experienced manager and strategist in science and education programs, is the new director of UCAR Community Programs effective April 15.

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