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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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More Than A Scientist: Irene Sans
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July 4, 2023
Clear Skies Ahead: Becky Depodwin
Clear Skies Ahead: Becky Depodwin

Becky Depodwin, senior consultant at Guidehouse, on opportunities outside of the traditional school curriculum she feels can be beneficial to securing a job in a weather profession of choice. For more, listen to the Clear Skies Ahead podcast, with new episodes released every month.

July 1, 2023
My Father and the Conrad Holmboe Expedition to Greenland in Summer 1923
My Father and the Conrad Holmboe Expedition to Greenland in Summer 1923

During the Conrad Holmboe expedition to Greenland in 1923, Thomas Rossby's father faced challenging ice conditions while attempting to reach a weather station, a remarkable journey that was revealed to Thomas years later and documented in Gunnar Isachsen's book 'Grønland'.

By Thomas Rossby
June 29, 2023
Ready for a Sneak Attack
Ready for a Sneak Attack

A recent study reveals that the origins of sneaker waves, which pose a danger to beachgoers, lie in the relationship between surface gravity waves and longer infragravity waves, providing insights to improve advanced warning systems.

June 27, 2023
More Than A Scientist: J. P. Kalb
More Than A Scientist: J. P. Kalb

J. P. Kalb
Meteorologist, National Weather Service, Hanford, California
 

June 27, 2023
International Meteorology: How TV Audiences Get Their Forecast Around the World
International Meteorology: How TV Audiences Get Their Forecast Around the World
June 14, 2023
21 June: Show Your Stripes for Climate Awareness!
21 June: Show Your Stripes for Climate Awareness!

On June 21st, we celebrate the sixth annual #ShowYourStripes Day, a global movement where meteorologists, climate communicators, and concerned individuals come together to raise awareness about the warming of our planet. Join us in displaying the colorful climate visuals called Warming Stripes and let's take action for a sustainable future!

By Lauren Casey, meteorologist at Climate Central
June 14, 2023
Attention All Weather Photographers: The 2023 AMS Weather Band Photo Contest Is Now Open!
Attention All Weather Photographers: The 2023 AMS Weather Band Photo Contest Is Now Open!
June 6, 2023
A Full Cargo of Data
A Full Cargo of Data

The HMS Challenger expedition, conducted from 1872 to 1876, collected oceanographic data from around the world and is now commemorated through the Oceans 1876 project, which offers a website with the collected information and provides a valuable snapshot of the preindustrial Earth.

June 5, 2023
Laura Sime
Laura Sime

Laura Sime, head of Catastrophe Modeling Support at AXIS Re, on what courses/skills beyond the required math and science courses she thinks would be the helpful to individuals wanting a career in the profession.

June 2, 2023
Chillin' Ain't Chillaxin'
Chillin' Ain't Chillaxin'

The lowest wind chill temperature in U.S. history was recorded on February 3, 2023, at the top of Mount Washington in New Hampshire, reaching an astounding –47°F due to powerful winds and freezing temperatures.

May 25, 2023
2022 Weather Band Photo Contest Winners Webinar
2022 Weather Band Photo Contest Winners Webinar

Winners of the 2022 Weather Band Photo Contest share the stories behind their winning photographs.

May 22, 2023
Don't Fry! Protect Yourself From the Dangers of the Sun
Don't Fry! Protect Yourself From the Dangers of the Sun

The NWS and the National Council on Skin Cancer Prevention promote "Don't Fry Day" on May 26, 2023, raising awareness for sun safety, skin cancer risks, and heat-related illness.

By National Weather Service and the National Council on Skin Cancer Prevention
May 18, 2023
SoCal Soaking: The Atmospheric River Event of January 2023
SoCal Soaking: The Atmospheric River Event of January 2023

Vivian Rennie of Central California’s KSBY TV, discusses the impacts of atmospheric rivers on California's Central Coast this January.

May 15, 2023
Timely Data
Timely Data

Researchers take a look back 66 million years in a recent study to confirm that Earth has a mechanism to self-regulate its temperature.

May 12, 2023
A Cleanversation with Science Moms
A Cleanversation with Science Moms

By starting Cleanversations, Science Moms lets parents across the country know: it’s never been easier — or more affordable — to help save our kids’ futures. 

May 10, 2023
It's Getting Dusty Out Here
It's Getting Dusty Out Here

Researchers utilized satellite and ground data to calculate that there are about 26 million tons of microscopic mineral particles in the air globally.

May 8, 2023
Becky DePodwin
Becky DePodwin

The emergency management community, including first responders, is addressing burnout and mental health challenges through a Caucus that raises awareness, provides resources, and fosters necessary conversations for meaningful change.

May 5, 2023
Up, Up, and Away
Up, Up, and Away

230 meters (750 feet)— The average yearly increase in the maximum height of smoke plumes from wildfires in the Sierra Nevada ecoregion of California for the years 2003–2020

May 5, 2023
Personal Reflections on the Evolution of Weather Forecasting with Dr. Robert Atlas
Personal Reflections on the Evolution of Weather Forecasting with Dr. Robert Atlas

Dr. Atlas highlights from some of the research that he has been involved in over the last 50 years and shares his personal experiences.

By Robert Atlas
May 3, 2023
The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly of a December Tornado Outbreak
The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly of a December Tornado Outbreak

Join meteorologist John Gordon for a webinar on the Quad State Outbreak and gain insights into the assessment of one of the deadliest tornado outbreaks in Kentucky history.

May 3, 2023
Hurricanes Turn Up the Heat
Hurricanes Turn Up the Heat
April 25, 2023
Lightning Data
Lightning Data

As spring approaches, lightning season intensifies, with June, July, and August accounting for 64% of annual cloud-to-ground lightning. Awareness is crucial during this period of increased outdoor activities, and accessing lightning data becomes vital for safety and prompt action.

By Chris Vagasky
April 24, 2023
The 48th Northeastern Storm Conference: A Resounding Success
The 48th Northeastern Storm Conference: A Resounding Success

The 48th Annual Northeastern Storm Conference in Burlington, VT brought together over 200 attendees for academic presentations, workshops, NWS tours, networking, and a career fair.

By Gabrielle Brown
April 13, 2023
Less Rains Down in Africa
Less Rains Down in Africa

The five African countries that have experienced the greatest increase in drought conditions since the early 1980s are Somalia, Sudan, South Africa, South Sudan, and Namibia.

April 13, 2023
Storm Chasing Through the Eyes of Maestros
Storm Chasing Through the Eyes of Maestros

Meteorologists Amber Liggett and Dr. Ashton Robinson Cook highlight their experiences and lessons learned in storm chasing, emphasizing the reasons for storm chasing, anecdotes, safety precautions, forecasting techniques, and potential risks involved, with the purpose of informing and guiding those interested in the activity.

By Amber Liggett and Dr Ashton Robinson Cook