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Sep 18, 2019 03:30 PM to 04:30 PM
Nathaniel Johnson

Meteo Colloquium

Recent advances and challenges in understanding ENSO diversity

Sep 25, 2019 03:30 PM to 04:30 PM
Yunji Zhang

Meteo Colloquium

How well can we predict severe thunderstorms?

Oct 09, 2019 03:30 PM to 04:30 PM
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Oct 16, 2019 03:30 PM to 04:30 PM
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Oct 23, 2019 03:30 PM to 04:30 PM
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Oct 30, 2019 03:30 PM to 04:30 PM
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Nighttime Swirls

— posted on Aug 26, 2019 03:32 PM

Our atmosphere behaves like a fluid, changing its flow and direction when it runs into an obstacle.

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Students of the Department of Meteorology and Atmospheric Science monitored greenhouse emissions around the State College region.

Penn State students hit the road to investigate greenhouse gas emissions

La'Troy Thornton Davis Class Methane 2019

Matthew Carroll, May 30, 2019

Thanks to this portable new technology, a team of meteorology and atmospheric science students were able to measure carbon dioxide and methane levels from a moving vehicle while driving past urban development, agricultural fields and steam power plants around town.

Adam Sadvary 2019 Davis Methane

Adam Sadvary, a Penn State meteorology and atmospheric science student, prepares to collect greenhouse gas data around State College

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