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  1. Weather and Climate Leaders National Teleconference

    Representatives from leading science organizations will take part in a national media teleconference at 12:00 noon Eastern Time today to urge the next presidential administration and Congress to better protect the nation from the impacts of severe weather and climate change.

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  2. Antarctic Climate: Short-Term Spikes, Long-Term Warming Linked to Tropical Pacific

    Dramatic year-to-year temperature swings and a century-long warming trend across West Antarctica are linked to conditions in the tropical Pacific Ocean, according to a new analysis of ice cores conducted by scientists at NCAR and the University of Washington (UW).

    • Climate,
    • Weather

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  3. Richard Anthes

    Statement on Reductions of Programs at NCAR

    NCAR, like many universities and other research institutions in the United States, continues to face extraordinary budget pressures, due to the decreases in real terms in federal funding for science.

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  4. Photograph of people standing at washed-out road after flood

    Scientists test system to forecast flash floods along Front Range

    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.

    • Weather

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  5. Photograph of a sunset over a city and highways

    Summer Olympics Tip Sheet: NCAR Scientists Available to Discuss Weather Modification, Air Quality, and Forecasting in Beijing

    In an attempt to create a favorable environment for this summer's Olympic Games in Beijing, Chinese officials hope to influence local weather conditions and air quality.

    • Air Quality,
    • Weather

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