Tag: People
  1. Warren Washington and Michael Mann

    Warren Washington, Michael Mann win 2019 Tyler Prize

    The 2019 Tyler Prize for Environmental Achievement – often described as the "Nobel Prize for the environment" – has been awarded to climate scientists Warren Washington of the National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR) and Michael Mann of Pennsylvania State University.

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  2. Cover crops left over winter in a field stick up above the snow.

    Cover crops may increase winter temperatures in North America

    Cover crops grown in fields during winter may be warming temperatures in the northern United States and southern Canada, according to a new study by scientists at the National Center for Atmospheric Research. The crops, a land management strategy farmers use between growing seasons, create a darker surface than a snow-covered field, absorbing more heat from the Sun and producing a local warming effect.

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  3. Everette Joseph

    Everette Joseph is named NCAR director

    Everette Joseph was named director of the National Center for Atmospheric Research today, following a rigorous international search. He joins NCAR from the University at Albany, State University of New York, where he is director of the Atmospheric Sciences Research Center.

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  4. Michael J. Thompson, 1959-2018

    In memory of Michael J. Thompson

    We have received numerous tributes from co-workers and collaborators across the organization and around the world. Here are some highlights from his distinguished career and a sampling of those tributes.

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  5. NCAR scientists win prestigious AMS awards

    NCAR scientists recognized for their research and mentorship contributions by the American Meteorological Society (AMS).

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