Wednesday, September 24, 2008 - 6:00am

Tuesday, July 22, 2008 - 6:00am

Photograph of people standing at washed-out road after flood

People living near vulnerable creeks and rivers along the Front Range may soon get advance notice of potentially deadly flash floods, thanks to a new forecasting system being tested this summer by NCAR.

Wednesday, May 7, 2008 - 6:00am

Andrew Monaghan

Computer analyses of global climate have consistently overstated warming in Antarctica, concludes new research by scientists at NCAR and Ohio State University.

Monday, April 21, 2008 - 6:00am

Roelof Bruintjes

Commercial operators, governments, and academic researchers worldwide are engaging in cloud seeding and other weather modification projects to try to influence local conditions.

Tuesday, April 1, 2008 - 6:00am

Paty Romero Lankao

Patricia Romero Lankao, NCAR's Research Applications Laboratory • As a sociologist, Romero Lankao seeks to understand the human dimensions of environmental issues.


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- Walter Orr Roberts, First NCAR Director

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