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Tomorrow's Scientists

At the 72nd International Science and Engineering Fair (ISEF) in Atlanta, Georgia, the American Meteorological Society (AMS) awarded seven high school students for outstanding atmospheric science projects, part of the Regeneron ISEF program with students from the United States and 62 other countries participating in a hybrid event.

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Clam-oring for Data

What the quahog clam can tell us about ancient climate. 

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Interview: Understanding the Science of Uncertainty

BAMS recently spoke with Tim Palmer about his new book, The Primacy of Doubt: From Quantum Physics to Climate Change, How the Science of Uncertainty Can Help Us Understand Our Chaotic World.

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In Search of Drought

Brandi Gamelin of Argonne National Laboratory discusses recent research that employs vapor pressure deficit (VPD) rather than precipitation as a method to forecast drought in the United States.

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Readings - In Brief

Three books are presented for your consideration. Introduction to the Physics and Techniques of Remote Sensing (Third Edition) discusses the use of remote sensing for a variety of sciences and studies. Atmospheric Evolution on Inhabited and Lifeless Worlds explains how atmospheric evolution can determine a planet's habitability. Beyond Carbon Neutral: How We Fix the Climate Crisis Now presents strategies for addressing climate change with tools currently in place. 

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Mariama Feaster

Mariama Feaster, graduate research assistant at the University of Alabama in Huntsville, on how her undergraduate experience helped shape the direction of her career goals.

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More Than A Scientist: Samuel Larsen

Q&A with Samuel Larsen, Xcel Energy Data Scientist and member of the AMS Board on Early Career Professionals.

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William Turner IV

William Turner IV, a Ph.D. student in atmospheric sciences at the University of California, Davis, on his decision to pursue a doctoral degree and the process that involved.

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They Have the An(t)swers on Snow Depth

Inspired by the movement of ants within a colony, Hu took a novel approach to the limitations of using lidar for measuring snow depth.

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Clear Skies Ahead: Alyssa Bates

ALYSSA BATES is the research associate at the Cooperative Institute for Severe and High-Impact Weather Research and Operations.

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September 27, 2022
Breaking News Webinar: Tropical Weather
Breaking News Webinar: Tropical Weather

Dr. Kim Wood speaks on the latest developments of Tropical Depression 9, now Hurricane Ian, on 26 September, 2022. Moderated by Chris Vagasky, this webinar discusses the current state of the tropical system, the latest forecast, potential impacts, and more. 
 

By Chris Vagasky and Kim Wood
September 16, 2022
The Psychology of Disaster
The Psychology of Disaster

In this webinar, Jolie Wills and Susan Jasko discuss challenges for those hit by disasters. 

September 13, 2022
Clear Skies Ahead: Alyssa Bates
Clear Skies Ahead: Alyssa Bates

ALYSSA BATES is the research associate at the Cooperative Institute for Severe and High-Impact Weather Research and Operations.

September 9, 2022
More Than A Scientist: Justin Pullin
More Than A Scientist: Justin Pullin

Meet Justin Pullin: deputy chief of staff, NWS; and chair on AMS board for early career professionals. 

September 7, 2022
Science Convergence in an Inclusive and Diverse World
Science Convergence in an Inclusive and Diverse World

William Hooke shares his thoughts on convergence research.

By William H. Hooke
August 29, 2022
Hurricane Harvey at Five: We still have a long way to go
Hurricane Harvey at Five: We still have a long way to go
By Matt Lanza
August 25, 2022
Meet the AMS Weather Band Maestros
Meet the AMS Weather Band Maestros

Meet the AMS Weather Band Maestros and learn about their expertise. 

August 22, 2022
Fly Over the Dye
Fly Over the Dye

The movement of coastal waters is difficult to track over space and time because of the spatial complexities and variable nature of coastal ecosystems and the difficulty of monitoring water flows over a large area.

August 19, 2022
Inside the NOAA/NWS Storm Prediction Center
Inside the NOAA/NWS Storm Prediction Center

Bill Bunting takes Weather Band members along as he describes the day-to-day operations of the Storm Prediction Center as it fulfills its mission of protecting life and property from severe thunderstorms, tornadoes and critical fire weather conditions.

August 15, 2022
Take Me Out to the Floating Ballpark
Take Me Out to the Floating Ballpark

Sites that once appeared to be great places to build a ballpark are now expected to be underwater.”

July 27, 2022
GOES-18: NOAA's Newest Eyes on the West
GOES-18: NOAA's Newest Eyes on the West

In our first hybrid in-person and virtual webinar, broadcast from the Collective Madison Meeting, GOES-R Program Scientist Dan Lindsey discusses GOES-18. Dan is joined by Moderator Bill Line of the NESDIS/STAR Regional and Mesoscale Meteorology Branch in Fort Collins, Co.

July 20, 2022
Christmas Storms
Christmas Storms

How a thunderstorm changed Europe forever.

July 14, 2022
A Totally Turbul-ar Tunnel
A Totally Turbul-ar Tunnel
July 14, 2022
Art of The Atmosphere with Stan Gedzelman
Art of The Atmosphere with Stan Gedzelman
July 11, 2022
A Most Mighty Wind
A Most Mighty Wind

Wind-speed capability of a planned testing facility at Florida International University (FIU) that the National Science Foundation recently awarded a $12.8 million grant clocks in at 200 miles per hour. 

July 7, 2022
Grave Waves: A BAMS Parcel on Gravity Waves
Grave Waves: A BAMS Parcel on Gravity Waves

Lars Hoffmann comments on satellite images showing a pattern of atmospheric gravity waves after the eruption of a volcano in the South Pacific

July 1, 2022
Confronting Climate Gridlock: How Diplomacy, Technology, and Policy Can Unlock a Clean Energy Future
Confronting Climate Gridlock:  How Diplomacy, Technology, and Policy Can Unlock a Clean Energy Future
By William H. Hooke
June 27, 2022
Lightning Safety Week with The National Lightning Safety Council
Lightning Safety Week with The National Lightning Safety Council
June 22, 2022
More Than A Scientist: Irene Sans
More Than A Scientist: Irene Sans
May 31, 2022
Being a Meteorologist at a National Weather Network
Being a Meteorologist at a National Weather Network

Take a step into the studio at a national weather network to see how a 24/7 production of weather forecasts works.

May 16, 2022
Weather Band Author Interview: Dr. Robert Atlas
Weather Band Author Interview: Dr. Robert Atlas
May 16, 2022
Numerical Weather Prediction & Model Performance: What Everyone Should Know
Numerical Weather Prediction & Model Performance: What Everyone Should Know
May 3, 2022
Gaining a better understanding of the actions people take during a tornado emergency
Gaining a better understanding of the actions people take during a tornado emergency
April 13, 2022
Think Like a Lifeguard this Spring Break, upcoming summer, and beyond
Think Like a Lifeguard this Spring Break, upcoming summer, and beyond
March 30, 2022
Statements of the American Meteorological Society
Statements of the American Meteorological Society

There is an important resource that members of the AMS Weather Band may not have on their radar, but should: Statements of the AMS. These are relatively short (a few pages) documents that provide the authoritative position of the AMS on an issue or topic. AMS Statements are created following a very tightly proscribed and rigorous process that involves experts in the subject are being covered and multiple levels of careful review.