Permafrost Threatened by Rapid Retreat of Arctic Sea Ice, NCAR Study Finds
The rate of climate warming over northern Alaska, Canada, and Russia could more than triple during periods of rapid sea ice loss, according to a new study led by NCAR.
U.S. and U.K. Research Centers Launch Major Collaboration on Atmospheric Research, Technology
National research centers in the United States and United Kingdom are signing a memorandum of understanding today to collaborate more closely on atmospheric science and technology.
Teenage scientists from around the world to meet at landmark conference
Student scientists from the United States and around the world are converging in South Africa this month in what is likely to be one of the largest-ever international gatherings of teenage researchers.
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Career choice flows out of care for a stream
Julien Wang, Significant Opportunities in Atmospheric Research and Science (SOARS) • When it came time to choose a major, Wang was torn between the arts and her growing interest in the environment. Finally, she chose environmental engineering. One recent project: designing a green roof.
Ed Geary hasn't shied away from wearing multiple hats. A geologist by training, he combines science, education, and international collaboration in his role as director of a worldwide science education program.