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  1. Weather and health

    A new UCAR COMET Program course, Weather and Health, will help meteorologists and others broaden their understanding of the impacts of weather and climate on public health.

    • Weather

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  2. Regional Climate Change in the United States - Recent Reports Fact Sheet

    Publications about severe weather and climate change.

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  3. Map showing meningitus belt in Africa from Senegal to Ethiopia

    Health and Weather: UCAR Weather Forecasts Aim to Reduce African Meningitis Epidemics

    UCAR, working with an international team of health and weather organizations, is launching a project this month to provide long-term weather forecasts to medical officials in Africa to help reduce outbreaks of meningitis.

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  4. Measuring Lake Victoria's water level

    Lake Victoria's water levels reached a 40-year low in 2006 when East Africa was gripped by drought. A study by NCAR scientist Sean Swenson shows that drought was not the only cause of Lake Victoria's shrinkage—human management at the dam was also to blame.

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  5. Robots inside NCAR's new AMSTAR digital storage library

    NCAR Installs Massive Digital Storage Library from Sun Microsystems for Climate and Weather Records

    NCAR and Sun Microsystems, Inc. (NASDAQ: JAVA) today announced the arrival of a massive new digital storage library that will preserve and protect valuable scientific data for the next 15 to 20 years.

    • Supercomputing

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