Search

Text/HTML

Stay Connected

NOAA Research Scientist Profiles

Meet Our Scientists

New temperature product improves global climate monitoring New temperature product improves global climate monitoring

New temperature product improves global climate monitoring

Record cold and record warm temperatures across the planet can cause major and widespread impacts to life and property. But how frequent are these extreme temperature events? How do the frequencies of record warm...
0 0
Tiny Particles Brighten Clouds in the Tropics Tiny Particles Brighten Clouds in the Tropics

Tiny Particles Brighten Clouds in the Tropics

Findings from one of the first studies produced by the Atmospheric Tomorgraphy mission suggest climate models may underestimate the cooling effect of tropical clouds.  

0 600
Old weather “time machine” opens a treasure trove for researchers Old weather “time machine” opens a treasure trove for researchers

Old weather “time machine” opens a treasure trove for researchers

https://cires.colorado.edu/A NOAA-funded research team ha published an update the 20th Century Reanalysis Project, a dauntingly complex, high-resolution, four-dimensional reconstruction of the global climate...
0 7511
Heat waves could increase substantially in size by mid-century, says new study Heat waves could increase substantially in size by mid-century, says new study

Heat waves could increase substantially in size by mid-century, says new study

Our planet has been baking under the sun this summer as temperatures reached the hottest ever recorded and heat waves spread across the globe. While the climate continues to warm, scientists expect the frequency and...
0 4049
Unprecedented 2018 Bering Sea ice loss repeated in 2019 Unprecedented 2018 Bering Sea ice loss repeated in 2019

Unprecedented 2018 Bering Sea ice loss repeated in 2019

During winter 2018 the sea ice in the Bering Sea reached record-low levels thanks to persistent warm southerly winds. These conditions caused the ice to retreat to the northern reaches of the 800,000 square mile body...
0 0
New NOAA app brings earth and space animations to your phone New NOAA app brings earth and space animations to your phone

New NOAA app brings earth and space animations to your phone

NOAA's SOS Explorer Mobile, an app for personal mobile devices, tells earth science stories by playing visually stunning movies on a virtual globe.

0 11292
Climate change to make hot droughts hotter in the US southern plains Climate change to make hot droughts hotter in the US southern plains

Climate change to make hot droughts hotter in the US southern plains

A new NOAA study in the Journal of Climate warns that in the already warm and frequently dry southern Great Plains and Southwest, climate change will make compound heat-wave and drought events significantly...
0 4181
RSS
12345678Last

NOAA Research Scientists

  • All
  • Profile
  • Air Quality
  • Arctic
  • Climate
  • Ecosystems
  • Fisheries & Seafood
  • Great Lakes
  • Marine Science
  • Weather
  • Ocean Exploration
  • Women in Research
  • In The Spotlight
    More

    No content

    A problem occurred while loading content.

    Previous Next

    Text/HTML

    OAR HEADQUARTERS

    Phone: 301-713-2458
    Address: 1315 East-West Highway Silver Spring, MD 20910

    Text/HTML

    Stay Connected

    Text/HTML

    ABOUT US

    Oceanic and Atmospheric Research (OAR) - or "NOAA Research" - provides the research foundation for understanding the complex systems that support our planet. Working in partnership with other organizational units of the NOAA, a bureau of the Department of Commerce, NOAA Research enables better forecasts, earlier warnings for natural disasters, and a greater understanding of the Earth. Our role is to provide unbiased science to better manage the environment, nationally, and globally.

    Text/HTML

    CONTACT US

    Can't Find What You Need?
    Send Feedback
    Copyright 2018 by NOAA Terms Of Use Privacy Statement
    Back To Top