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Happy Holidays

Charlotte Young, daughter of F&Aís Justin Young, enjoys a chat with Santa Claus (who bears an uncanny resemblance to HRís Bob Roesch) at the Childrenís Holiday Party on December 9.

(Photo by Carlye Calvin.)

Staff Notes Monthly

For the people of NCAR, UCAR, and UOP Vol. 40, #10, November 2005

This year’s Outstanding Accomplishment Awards featured 17 nominations, comprising a record 138 individuals, including university collaborators.    More >



Cosmic update: Scientists enthusiastic about preliminary results
Since the successful launch of COSMIC last April, initial results show that the set of six satellites is probing the atmosphere in ways that were impossible with previous observing systems. More >


sea ice

Short Takes
Climate change affects upper atmosphere; Arctic sea ice melting rapidly; Graphical displays steer aircraft away from icy skies; New supercomputer  More >


Let it snow, let it snow....
Two major storms dropped several feet of snow on the Front Range about a week apart.  More >

susie moser New book explores how to communicate climate change
Creating a Climate for Change: Communicating Climate Change and Facilitating Social Change is a unique anthology of essays, case studies, and interdisciplinary approaches that presents fresh ideas for fostering discussion on climate change.  More >
Delphi Question
Delphi Question
Massage therapy, energy consumption, FL1 lawn  More >


From CISL with a sizzle: UCAR’s homegrown bluegrass band, the Sizzle String Band, entertains the crowd at the annual holiday party. From left to right: CISL’s Ed Snyder, Dave Brown, Markus Stobbs, Lynda McGinley and, representing PPS,
John Pereira.