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Map showing NCAR ensemble forecast with results from 10 members
June 03, 2015
NCAR scientists are generating daily, high-resolution ensemble forecasts for the continental U.S. and making them available online.
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.
HIgh performance computing at NCAR: Visualization of wind speed using Unidata's Integrated Data Viewer
April 22, 2014
Participants will develop performance-enhancing applications methods while training the next generation of scientists and engineers.
Green Data Center Award: The Vistor Center at the NCAR-Wyoming Supercomputing Center
July 17, 2013
The NWSC received top honors in a category that recognizes the reality of designing and operating data centers in the context of environmental scrutiny.
April 03, 2013
NCAR has won international recognition for its sustainable approach in designing and building the NWSC.
December 05, 2012
The new Erebus supercomputer will lead to improved Antarctic forecasts.
View of the NWSC building from the entry drive
October 15, 2012
The NWSC, which houses one of the world’s most powerful supercomputers dedicated to the geosciences, officially opened in October, as scientists at NCAR and universities across the country launched a series of initial scientific projects on the center’s flagship supercomputer, called Yellowstone.
NCAR's Cray1A supercomputer
October 08, 2012
State-of-the-art computing and big-data processing have been part of NCAR from the center’s earliest years. Here’s a snapshot of selected milestones in hardware improvement.

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