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.