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There’s a lot going on at NCEI. Discover more about us and Earth’s climate, oceans, coasts, and geophysics in these featured news stories.
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August 29, 2022

Humans of NCEI: Karen Flowers

Get to know Karen Flowers, a Budget Analyst in the Finance and Acquisition Branch of the Support Services Division.

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August 26, 2022

Quantifying the Ocean Carbon Sink

The newest version of the Surface Ocean Carbon Atlas (SOCATv2022) database is now available via NCEI.

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August 24, 2022

Hurricane Andrew: A NOAA Scientist’s Retrospective

NCEI climate scientist Anthony Arguez recalls the harrowing experience of living through Hurricane Andrew and a path it opened for his life.

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August 17, 2022

Tracking Global Marine Microplastics

To address the need for easy access to global microplastic data, NCEI developed the NCEI Marine Microplastics Portal.

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August 12, 2022

Assessing the Global Climate in July 2022

The global land and ocean temperature departure from average for July 2022 was the sixth highest on record for the month of July.

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August 12, 2022

On This Day: 2021 South Sandwich Islands Tsunami

The August 12, 2021, Sandwich Islands tsunami was the first since the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami that was recorded in four different oceans.

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August 8, 2022

Assessing the U.S. Climate in July 2022

During July, the average contiguous U.S. temperature was 76.4°F, 2.8°F above the 20th-century average.

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July 29, 2022

Sharing the Standard: CMECS In Action Web Map

The CMECS In Action map viewer is a discovery tool to show the different ways that the coastal and marine data standard has been used by others.

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July 28, 2022

2022 Young Summer Scholars

Young scholars work with NCEI over the summer to partner on research projects that can be applied to real-world issues.

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July 27, 2022

Billion-Dollar Disasters: Mapping Vulnerabilities with Census Tract-Level Data

New census tract-level mapping feature provides an integrated view of U.S. hazard risk, exposure, and vulnerability.

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