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In Like a Lion, Out Like a Lamb: Studying Sea Ice

August 10, 2018
Arctic sea ice reaches its maximum extent this month. The Sea Ice Index houses a repository of data used to track sea ice trends and changes.

Weather History: Chinook Winds of Winter 1982

August 24, 2018
On back-to-back Sundays in January 1982, several Colorado communities bore the brunt of damaging Chinook winds.

A Solar Eclipse for the Ages

August 21, 2018
On May 28, 1900, U.S. Weather Bureau meteorologists and scientists traveled to Newberry, South Carolina, to observe a total solar eclipse.

Update of ISCCP Expands Global Cloud Records

August 22, 2018
Newly updated cloud records further the study of clouds and their relationship to weather and climate.

Ready, Set, Eclipse

February 26, 2019
Anticipating the total solar eclipse this August? Learn from NCEI and CICS-NC about how cloudiness may affect this rare spectacle.

Connecting Nature, Art, and Science at the 2017 Mountain Science Expo

August 22, 2018
Join us for the 2017 Mountain Science Expo on Saturday, April 8, at the North Carolina Arboretum.