News Releases

October 08, 2010
Changes in population growth and composition, including aging and urbanization, could significantly affect global emissions of carbon dioxide says a new study in PNAS.
Map of U.S. coast (cropped) showing areas of sea level change
September 29, 2010
Scientists, policymakers, and regional leaders presented the National Climate Adaptation Summit Report to President Obama's science and technology advisor, John Holdren.
NCAR's skilled machinists work on research instruments
September 28, 2010
Veterans in the Boulder-Denver area will be the focus of a job fair on Tuesday, October 19, from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. A number of area companies need to fill about 200 positions over the next 6 to 12 months in a broad range of fields.
illustration of wind setdown with area map inset
September 21, 2010
Sustained winds can produce a parting of the waters under certain conditions.
Image of a satellite pointed at star
August 26, 2010
Scientists have detected "starspots," on the surface of a star using stellar seismology. The technique offers the potential to examine hundreds of stars.
August 26, 2010
The new research has implications for satellite orbits.
August 18, 2010
The Community Earth System Model helps scientists shed light on some of the critical mysteries of global warming.
August 12, 2010
Results from a new study should help scientists better understand the factors controlling the timing of solar cycles and could lead to better predictions.
Hurricane Felix satellite image
July 20, 2010
Researchers and aircraft will search for secrets of hurricane formation above the tropical Atlantic Ocean.
July 13, 2010
The study, published in Nature Geoscience, finds that the rise is at least partly a result of climate change.



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