Policy & Society

GOLD logo
February 27, 2018
A nationwide group of pilot projects is using innovative approaches to make the geosciences more inclusive and diverse.
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February 12, 2018
UCAR believes it is essential that cuts do not occur in important research areas that could put U.S. scientific leadership at risk.
Scientists find benefits to climate observing system: atmospheric water vapor
November 14, 2017
A major new paper finds that a well-designed climate system would deliver trillions of dollars in benefits.
UCAR Congressional Briefing on moving research to industry: image from MPAS model
November 14, 2017
A panel of experts highlighted federally funded scientific advances that enable the growing weather industry to deliver targeted forecasts to consumers and businesses.
Simulated cooling from geoengineering
November 06, 2017
Using a sophisticated computer model, scientists have demonstrated for the first time that a new research approach to geoengineering could potentially be used to limit Earth’s warming to a specific target while reducing some of the risks and concerns identified in past studies, including uneven cooling of the globe.
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October 12, 2017
The nomination of Myers comes as the United States works to regain global leadership in weather prediction.



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