News Releases

June 07, 2011
New research focusing on the Houston area suggests that widespread urban development alters weather patterns in a way that can make it easier for pollutants to accumulate during warm summer weather instead of being blown out to sea.
Map of upper Midwest with dark blue areas of potentially severe icing
April 12, 2011
FIP-Severity provides 12-hour icing forecasts to pilots and forecasters on the likelihood of encountering dangerous in-flight icing conditions.
April 06, 2011
Kick off Earth Day celebrations an NCAR with Wild Earth Saturday on April 16. Free family fun from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
near Mexico City
April 06, 2011
Cities worldwide are failing to take necessary steps to protect their residents from the likely impacts of climate change.
Richard Anthes
February 25, 2011
Richard Anthes, longtime president of the University Corporation for Atmospheric Research (UCAR), announced today that he plans to step down at the end of this year.
February 03, 2011
New research indicates reduced spring snowpack and warmer summer temperatures will affect wolverine habitat.
January 13, 2011
The magnitude of climate change millions of years ago suggests that future temperatures may increase far more than projected.
satellite image of area on solar disk with spicules emerging from the surface
January 06, 2011
Structures called spicules may explain why the Sun’s corona is much hotter than its surface, according to a new paper in Science.
Color illustration of part of Earth and words
December 27, 2010
New research points to more dust particles in the atmosphere than previously believed.
December 17, 2010
Scientists at the National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR) are receiving prestigious honors from a number of professional bodies for their research, leadership, and commitment to advancing science.

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