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  1. Expanding computer science for the geosciences

    Matthew Woitaszek, NCAR's Computational and Information Systems Lab • It doesn't take long to figure out that this computer scientist is in his dream job, where he spends much of his time collaborating with physical scientists.

    • Supercomputing

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  2. Color visualization of a sunspot's umbra and penumbra

    Sunspots revealed in striking detail by supercomputers

    In a breakthrough that will help scientists unlock mysteries of the Sun and its impacts on Earth, an international team of scientists led by NCAR has created the first-ever comprehensive computer model of sunspots.

    • Sun + Space Weather,
    • Supercomputing

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  3. Color drawing of buildings and property

    Architectural design team selected for supercomputing center

    NCAR and its managing organization, UCAR, announced today the selection of an architectural design team for a supercomputing center dedicated to advancing scientists' understanding of climate, weather, and other Earth and atmospheric processes.

    • Supercomputing

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  4. Robots inside NCAR's new AMSTAR digital storage library

    NCAR Installs Massive Digital Storage Library from Sun Microsystems for Climate and Weather Records

    NCAR and Sun Microsystems, Inc. (NASDAQ: JAVA) today announced the arrival of a massive new digital storage library that will preserve and protect valuable scientific data for the next 15 to 20 years.

    • Supercomputing

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  5. Photograph of a large, super computer, black with IBM on side

    NCAR Installs 76-teraflop supercomputer for critical research on climate change, severe weather

    NCAR has taken delivery of a new IBM supercomputer that will advance research into severe weather and the future of Earth's climate.

    • Supercomputing

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