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ATOC Graduate Student Jessica Tomaszewski receives award from AMS

June 20, 2018

Congratulations to ATOC graduate student Jessica Tomaszewski who awarded both Outstanding Student Oral Presentation AND Outstanding Student Poster Presentation at the 23rd AMS Symposium on Boundary Layers and Turbulence!

Jen Kay

This Week on eTown: Jen Kay (CU Boulder)

June 15, 2018

This week Nick talks with scientist and professor Jen Kay about some alarming developments in global warming.

Nicole Lovenduski

Nicole Lovenduski invited to be Kavli Fellow

June 7, 2018

Please join ATOC in congratulating Nikki Lovenduski for being invited to be a Kavli Fellow by the National Academy of Sciences. The Kavli Frontiers of Science symposium series (KFoS) is the Academy’s premiere activity for distinguished young scientists. Attendance at a KFoS symposium is by invitation only and attendees are selected from among award winners for early career scientists in the US and abroad.

Nicole Lovenduski

Nicole Lovenduski receives NSF Career Award

April 15, 2018

Please join ATOC in congratulating Assistant Professor Nicole Lovenduski on receiving an NSF Career Award for her project, "A change in the forecast: Ocean biogeochemistry over the next decade."

Julie Lundquist

Julie Lundquist Receives the Graduate School’s Outstanding Faculty Mentor Award

April 6, 2018

Please join ATOC in congratulating Associate Professor Julie Lundquist for receiving the Graduate School’s Outstanding Faculty Mentor Award. This award recognizes Dr. Lundquist's outstanding graduate student advising and mentoring as ATOC's Graduate Director and as a research advisor for several graduate students.

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Ice-free Arctic summers could hinge on small climate warming range

April 2, 2018

A range of less than one degree Fahrenheit (or half a degree Celsius) of climate warming over the next century could make all the difference when it comes to the probability of future ice-free summers in the Arctic, new University of Colorado Boulder research shows.

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The Future of Skiing: The Science Behind Snow

March 29, 2018

Arapahoe Basin and Protect our Winters are proud to host a panel discussion with industry experts moderated by Alan Henceroth starting at 4:30 p.m. April 7, 2018 on the 2nd floor in the A-Frame .

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Does cloud seeding work? Scientists watch ice crystals grow inside clouds to find out

March 14, 2018

Water is a valuable resource that affects nearly all aspects of life on earth. It also is limited, so people use a variety of methods to ensure that supply meets demand.

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Climate Change & Health Symposium spotlights CU opportunity to collaborate on emerging global issue

March 13, 2018

Researchers from the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus and the University of Colorado Boulder led a Climate Change and Health Symposium at CU Anschutz on March 12 to explore the imminent challenges and opportunities arising from the nexus of these two interdependent arenas.

Brian Toon

I've studied nuclear war for 35 years -- you should be worried.

March 1, 2018

For the first time in decades, it's hard to ignore the threat of nuclear war. But as long as you're far from the blast, you're safe, right? Wrong. In this sobering talk, atmospheric scientist Brian Toon explains how even a small nuclear war could destroy all life on earth -- and what we can do to prevent it.

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