Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences



Preview the Total Solar Eclipse with NOAA’s Science On a Sphere®
July 20, 2017

Earth Lab Joins CIRES
July 03, 2017

Starting July 1, on its second anniversary, a University of Colorado Boulder program called Earth Lab will become part of CIRES, a longstanding leader in Earth system research. Earth Lab scientists and staff are tackling a critical challenge in Earth science research at CIRES: dealing with increasingly enormous environmental datasets.

The World Inside Your Showerhead
June 19, 2017

Don't panic, but there is a largely unknown world of tiny creatures living inside your showerhead. Researchers at the University of Colorado Boulder are working to illuminate the secrets of this dark, damp microcosm.   

Katy Human
Director of Communications
Karin Vergoth
CIRES-NOAA Science Writer
Katie Weeman
CIRES Communications Assistant