Smog over Boulder
NCAR is marking Air Quality Awareness Week with a family-friendly open house at its Mesa Lab in southwest Boulder from 5-8 p.m. on Wednesday, May 3.
UCAR congressional briefing on wildfires: BLM firefighters near Burns, Oregon
Scientists and fire experts highlighted major progress toward managing and predicting wildfires at the Capitol Hill session for congressional and agency staff.
Constructing roads for climate: flooded road in Texas
When engineers design roads, bridges, and other types of transportation infrastructure, they need to account for changing weather patterns.
Weather forecasting for drones: Quadcopter drone with camera
NCAR, long a trusted provider of critical weather information to the aviation industry, is beginning to lend its expertise to the UAS community as well.
A solar event on Jan. 1, 2016
A research instrument atop the Mauna Loa volcano in Hawaii could be used to provide earlier warnings to astronauts when dangerous high-energy particles are blasted out of the Sun's corona.
assessing ocean heat: an Argo float being deployed
The oceans may be storing 13 percent more heat than previously estimated, according to a new study co-authored by scientists at NCAR.
Cheyenne supercomputer: simulation of air flow through wind turbine
Since opening in 2012, the NCAR-Wyoming Supercomputing Center has both accelerated scientific discovery nationwide and provided a boost to its home state of Wyoming.
Image of 1966 solar eclipse from Bolivia
On Nov. 12, 1966, NCAR researchers used an innovative new camera to snap the finest picture of the solar corona ever taken up to the time.

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