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Ocean Science Competition for High Schoolers Thrives in Landlocked State
January 17, 2018

Late Winter in Colorado brings dozens of Trout Bowl contestants to Boulder—high school students from across the Front Range and beyond who compete in an ocean science-themed, jeopardy-style competition. But instead of presenting questions about world history and pop culture, judges ask questions like: “Explain the difference between the compensation depth and the oxygen minimum in the ocean.”

CIRES Science @ #AMS2018
January 05, 2018

Highlighted presentations by CIRES scientists during the 2018 annual meeting of the American Meteorological Society.

CIRES Director Helping Set National Earth Science Priorities
January 05, 2018

WASHINGTON – NASA, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), and the United States Geological Survey (USGS) should implement a coordinated approach for their space-based environmental observations to further advance Earth science and applications for the next decade, says a new report by the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine.