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Digital teaching tools: Students using laptops in classroom at University Laboratory High School in Urbana, IL
October 28, 2014
A software platform enabling on-demand creation of customizable curricula using curated open education resources will get a development boost from a new agreement between EdTrex, the University of Colorado, and UCAR.
Solar panels being installed on U.S. DOE building
October 14, 2014
A cutting-edge wind and solar energy forecasting system that has saved electricity consumers $40 million to date has won a prestigious 2014 Colorado Governor’s Award.
UCAR, India join forces for research. Photo: A farm in India, misty hills in background
October 07, 2014
U.S. atmospheric researchers and counterparts at the India Ministry of Earth Sciences will collaborate to advance weather forecasting and technology under a new agreement.
Job fair for veterans, people with disabilities, at UCAR
September 24, 2014
Co-sponsored by UCAR, Workforce Boulder County, and the Colorado Division of Vocational Rehabilitation, the job fair will take place October 7 at UCAR's Center Green campus.
September 17, 2014
Students and researchers will have access to advanced collaborative resources through the Internet2 consortium, thanks in part to networking support by UCAR.
Trash burning and air pollution: open trash fire in General Santos, Philippines
August 26, 2014
An estimated 40 percent of the world's waste is burned in unregulated fires, emitting pollutants that can harm human health and the environment.
The Globally Accessible Data Environment (GLADE) at the NCAR-Wyoming Supercomputing Center
August 05, 2014
NCAR has implemented an enhanced data sharing service that allows scientists increased access to data as well as improved capabilities for collaborative research.
Crops and climate change: Wheat ripens in a California field
July 25, 2014
The world faces a small but substantially increased risk over the next two decades of a major slowdown in the growth of global yields of corn and wheat because of warming temperatures.
Assessing air quality from above: NSF/NCAR C-130 aircraft in flight
July 15, 2014
Researchers at NCAR and partner organizations this summer are using aircraft, ground-based sensors, computer models, and other tools to track the origins of summertime ozone, a significant health threat.
Cookstoves and air quality: A rural stove using biomass cakes, fuelwood and trash as cooking fuel
June 24, 2014
A new grant will help researchers measure pollution from open-fire cooking and better understand a problem that kills millions of women and children in developing countries.

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