California wildfire smoke dimmed solar energy in 2020
Solar energy forecasts in California substantiated overestimated energy production when wildfire smoke dimmed the skies.
- Air Quality
UCAR announces 2022 Next Generation Fellows cohort
The University Corporation for Atmospheric Research (UCAR) has announced the recipients of the prestigious Next Generation Fellowship for 2022. This year's recipients are: Gabriela Negrete García, public policy fellow; Miguel Ricardo Hilario, Earth system science fellow; Corinne Arrington Salter, diversity and inclusion fellow.
UCAR and NCAR scientists and staff receive AGU and AMS awards
Scientists and staff at the University Corporation for Atmospheric Research (UCAR) and National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR) have won national awards and distinguished fellowships from the AMS and the AGU. The NCAR and UCAR awardees and fellows are: Jeffrey Anderson, Julie Demuth, Andrew Gettelman, Sarah Gibson, Neil Jacobs, Gerald Meehl, Maria Molina, Angeline Pendergrass, Valerie Sloan, and Ryan Sobash.
1930s Dust Bowl affected extreme heat around Northern Hemisphere
Scientists find link between the extreme heat of the Great Plains in the 1930s and soaring temperatures far beyond the United States.
UCAR statement on the killing of three University of Virginia students
On behalf of UCAR, I would like to express our profound sadness and distress over the lives lost in last night’s shooting on the University of Virginia campus.