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CIRES: Science in Service to Society

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Inspire
A diverse and distinguished Council of Fellows works with the CIRES Director to govern and guide the research institute.

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Connect
CIRES is NOAA’s oldest cooperative institute and CU-Boulder’s biggest. Our partnerships and history.

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Explore
CIRES scientists investigate weather, climate, air quality, the poles, freshwater, earthquakes, ecology, and much more.

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