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December 25, 2020: This new crowdsourced challenge will help NOAA and NASA better forecast geomagnetic storms.
December 11, 2020: A report out this week by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration says that the Arctic is changing even faster than scientists had previously predicted. CBS News meteorologist and climate specialist Jeff Berardelli explains what that means for climate action and why the U.S. may break its previous billio...
December 9, 2020: The
December 8, 2020: Wildfires in the arctic are linked to warming temperatures there, according to a new report from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). NOAA’s new 2020 update to its Arctic Report Card said that the “extreme” fires in...
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December 5, 2020: A team of NOAA oceanographers confirmed their discovery of a new type of comb jelly. The creature was first seen just off the coast of Puerto Rico. It's the first time NOAA has discovered a new species based solely off high definition video footage. Dr. Michael Ford was part of the team that made the discovery. He j...
December 4, 2020: Transition team is working to set goals and identify leaders for weather, climate and oceans agency.
December 3, 2020: The White House is appointing David Legates, a top administration official with a history of questioning humans’ influence on global warming, to the committee responsible for selecting the National Medal of Science winners.Legates joined the...
October 27, 2020: Google and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) have signed a three-year deal to use the tech giant’s artificial intelligence and machine learning to enhance the agency’s environmental monitoring, weather forecasting and...
October 27, 2020: Here’s what you need to know at the end of the day.
October 16, 2020: Drought is more likely than blizzards this winter, forecasters say.
October 15, 2020: If NOAA's outlook proves correct, it will mark the third mild winter in a row in the southern and eastern U.S.
October 14, 2020: This past September was the hottest on record globally, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) has found. The NOAA finding, announced Wednesday, puts the planet on track to have its second-hottest year on record...
September 22, 2020: The White House is appointing Ryan Maue, a meteorologist who has been vocal in questioning the science connecting climate change to extreme weather events, as the new chief scientist at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA),...
September 22, 2020: What does the Chief Scientist at NOAA do anyhow?
September 15, 2020: The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration​ also said 2020 is likely to be one of the five warmest years on record.
September 15, 2020: Scientists have widely criticized David Legates' appointment, with one expert stating that the
September 14, 2020: NOAA is appointing Legates to a top position, raising concerns about his influence on the agency's climate science work.
September 12, 2020: David Legates, a professor whose research has been supported by fossil fuel companies, has been hired for a top position at the federal agency that oversees weather and climate forecasting.
September 12, 2020: David Legates, a professor of climatology at the University of Delaware who is known for questioning climate science, has been hired for a top position at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA).The professor told NPR that he...
September 11, 2020: La Niña patterns favor enhanced hurricane activity over the Atlantic
September 10, 2020: La
August 26, 2020: A new trap for invasive lionfish works so well that scientists believe it might help control the intruder that eats native fish and shrimp in Florida and the Gulf of Mexico, according to a study released Tuesday.
August 26, 2020: The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) has allegedly halted a probe into a case of possible political interference in conservation measures. Advocacy group Democracy Forward said Wednesday that it was notified late last...
August 19, 2020: Arizona -based high-altitude balloon startup World View has a new partnership with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) to help the latter collect data to help it deepen its study of the Earth’s stratosphere, the second layer of the Earth’s atmosphere that spans between 4.3 and 12 m...