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2015-01-21 23:01:10

UCAR has been accepted to join a leading group of national museum and cultural organizations as an Affiliate of the Smithsonian Institution. BOULDER, CO (PRWEB)

2014-12-04 23:01:50

New research, led by the National Center for Atmospheric Research, demonstrates for the first time that an increase in greenhouse gas concentrations thousands of years ago was a key factor in

2014-11-19 23:02:09

Accelerating its focus on commercializing new research technologies, the University Corporation for Atmospheric Research Foundation is welcoming a new chair and two new members to its board of

2014-10-28 23:01:56

A groundbreaking technological development has been recognized this month with one of the world’s most prestigious awards for innovations related to water resources.

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2014-08-26 23:02:52

Unregulated trash burning around the globe is pumping far more pollution into the atmosphere than shown by official records.

2014-07-15 23:00:32

Scientists at NCAR and partner organizations are launching a major field project across Colorado’s Front Range this month to track ozone pollution.

2014-05-05 23:03:17

Ozone pollution across the continental United States will become far more difficult to keep in check as temperatures rise, according to new research led by NCAR.

2014-04-08 23:02:17

To help foster informed, non-political dialogue about climate science, the University Corporation for Atmospheric Research (UCAR) and the United Nations Foundation have assembled a network of

2013-12-17 23:01:47

Snowplows are getting more intelligent this winter, thanks to a new digital intelligence system that equips them with custom sensors to measure road and weather conditions.

2013-10-28 23:23:19

Scientists have fingerprinted a distinctive atmospheric wave pattern high above the Northern Hemisphere that can foreshadow the emergence of summertime heat waves in the United States more than


Word of the Day
postliminy
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.