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Upcoming Events

Wednesday, May 29, 2024
12:00 PM - 12:45 PM
Special Seminar: An Introduction to Equity as an Environmental Justice KPI
Please join us for a special seminar presented by Christian Braneon (Code 611) in observation of Intersectional Environmentalism Day (May 28).

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Wednesday, May 29, 2024
03:00 PM - 04:30 PM
Scientific Colloquium
Detecting Gravitational Waves with Pulsar Timing: Updates from NANOGrav and the IPTA
Thankful Cromartie (Naval Research Laboratory)
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Wednesday, May 29, 2024
06:00 PM - 07:30 PM
New Date: Bird Walk
Rescheduled from May 15.

With spring migration in full swing, join us for a relaxing bird stroll at Patuxent National Wildlife Refuge. We hope to have other colleagues, including from the 600-wide retreat and the Goddard Photo Club picnic, join us as well.
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Featured Videos

NASA Tracks Freddy, Longest-lived Tropical Cyclone on Record

Tropical Cyclone Freddy lasted more than five weeks. Once a very powerful Category 5 cyclone, Freddy first made landfall along the east coast of Madagascar on February 21, 2023, just north of the town of Mananjary as a Category 3 cyclone.

IMPACTS 2022: NASA Planes Fly into Snowstorms to Study Snowfall

What NASA’s IMPACTS mission learns about snowstorms will improve meteorological models and our ability to use satellite data to predict how much snow will fall and where.

Clouds 101

Clouds can tell us a lot about what weather we might expect to see, but they’re actually quite mysterious. The question is: Because clouds are produced by the climate, how will a changing climate impact clouds? And, conversely, clouds have an impact on our climate, so how will changing clouds affect a changing climate? Welcome to Clouds 101.

How a Squad of Small Satellites Will Help NASA Study Storms

Hurricanes are some of the most powerful and destructive weather events on Earth. To help study these powerful storms, NASA is launching TROPICS, a collection of six small satellites.

 

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