1. Satellite image of Hurricane Otis after it intensified to a category 5 storm.

    Scientists find two ways that hurricanes rapidly intensify

    Scientists have identified two different modes of hurricane rapid intensification. The findings may lead to better understanding and prediction of these dangerous events.

    • Weather

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  2. NCAR to study complex ties between new transportation technologies and climate

    NCAR has been awarded NSF funding to research links between new road transportation technologies and the changing climate.

    • Climate,
    • Weather

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  3. Families enjoy a ping pong ball launch at a past Super Science Saturday. Super Science Details overlay the image.

    Super Science Saturday returns: Nov. 4

    Super Science Saturday is back in person for the first time since 2019. With the theme “Return of the Science." The event will showcase hands-on science activities and demonstrations that explore our amazing planet and are inspired by “the force.”

    • Education + Outreach

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  4. Three new trustees elected to the UCAR Board

    Five new universities also join consortium

    • Organization

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  5. An annular eclipse

    Join NCAR solar scientists in Utah to watch the Oct. 14 annular eclipse

    Scientists from the High Altitude Observatory will be onsite at Hovenweep National Monument

    • Sun + Space Weather

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