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Eclipse Science Along the Path of Totality

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Leading U.S. solar scientists today highlighted research activities that will take place across the country during next month's rare solar eclipse, advancing our knowledge of the Sun's complex and mysterious magnetic field and its effect on Earth's...
4-Aug-2017 1:30 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Michael Farrar Joins UCAR Leadership

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Weather Service executive named UCAR senior vice president/chief operating officer
30-Jun-2017 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

NCAR to Develop Advanced Wind and Solar Energy Forecasting System for Kuwait

Expanding its work in renewable energy, the National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR) is launching a three-year project to develop specialized forecasts for a major wind and solar energy facility in Kuwait.
4-May-2017 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Scientists Link Recent California Droughts and Floods to Distinctive Atmospheric Waves

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Upper atmosphere pattern may open window to long-term prediction
6-Apr-2017 3:45 PM EDT Add to Favorites

New Supercomputer Triples Earth System Science Capability with Greater Efficiency

The National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR) is launching operations this month of one of the world's most powerful and energy-efficient supercomputers, providing the nation with a major new tool to advance understanding of the atmospheric...
9-Feb-2017 4:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Days of Record-Breaking Heat Ahead

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U.S. record high temps could outpace record lows by 15 to 1 before century's end
6-Dec-2016 11:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Soil Moisture, Snowpack Data Could Help Predict 'Flash Droughts'

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Severe 2012 drought could have been predicted months in advance.
18-Oct-2016 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

UCAR Congressional Briefing Highlights Flood, Drought Prediction

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The nation is poised to make major advances in "water intelligence" with more detailed forecasts of floods, streamflow, and potential drought conditions, a panel of experts said at a congressional briefing today.
3-Oct-2016 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Tip Sheet - Hurricane Experts Available for Interviews

NCAR scientists are available to discuss hurricane formation and behavior, the impacts of the powerful storms on society, and whether climate change may be altering hurricanes and other tropical cyclones.
9-Sep-2008 12:15 PM EDT

Lead Authors Available To Discuss New U.S. Climate Report

The convening lead authors of today's landmark government report on climate change impacts in the United States are available for comment.
27-May-2008 12:00 PM EDT

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