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  1. Raghu Raj Prassana Kumar of NCAR conducting Raspberry Pi training

    Promoting diversity in high-performance computing

    Since 2014, NCAR has been using Raspberry Pi to teach "hot" computing skills to university students who are underrepresented in the sciences.

    • Education + Outreach,
    • Supercomputing

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  2. Mentoring at NCAR: Wen-Chau Lee with Michael Bell

    Opening doors to a career in geoscience

    Michael Bell, who recently was named an outstanding early-career scientist by former President Obama, gives credit to the mentoring he received at NCAR.

    • Education + Outreach

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  3. kids studying ocean reefs: illustration from Elementary Globe storybook

    UCAR staff add climate storybook to Elementary GLOBE's line-up

    School children go to Greenland and the Maldives to study climate in the latest addition to this illustrated series.

    • Education + Outreach,
    • Climate,
    • Air Quality

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  4. NCAR Meteo VR and AR apps: virtual and augmented reality

    New apps set atmospheric data spinning in 3D

    NCAR has created two apps: one using virtual-reality and one using augmented-reality techniques to create 3D visualizations of data sets on a globe.

    • Data,
    • Education + Outreach

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  5. A 3D-printed weather station

    A favorable forecast for Kenyan students

    Scientists are partnering with Kenyan schools to bring critically needed weather observations to the country.

    • Education + Outreach,
    • Weather

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