1. Hurricane Katrina nears the Gulf Coast on August 28, 2005

    NCAR Scientists to Present Latest Findings on Climate Change, Weather at New Orleans Meeting

    As the city of New Orleans struggles to rebuild from the devastation of Hurricane Katrina, researchers are learning more about weather and climate and their impacts on society.

    • Climate,
    • Weather

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  2. In pursuit of the Southwest's monsoon

    Christopher Castro, University of Arizona • Castro always had what he calls a passing interest in weather, but he never thought of his hobby as a career path. Now he’s a professor of atmospheric science and a researcher working on better forecasts of the Southwest's torrential summer rains.

    • Climate,
    • Weather

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  3. Connecting Earth's water cycle to climate change

    Aiguo Dai, NCAR's Climate and Global Dynamics Division • After graduating from high school, Dai applied to the math department at China's Nanjing University. "They didn't want me, so they put me in the meteorology department instead," Aiguo says. "But I think it turned out very well for me."

    • Climate

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