Upcoming Events

Aug 30, 2017 03:30 PM to 04:30 PM
Scott Denning

Meteo Colloquium

Scale Dependence of Surface-Atmosphere Interaction in the Global Climate System

Sep 13, 2017 03:30 PM to 04:30 PM
Michael Farrar

Tarbell Lecture in Meteorology

Oct 16, 2017 12:00 PM to 03:00 PM
Andrew Ross--PhD Thesis Defense

Thesis Defense Event

"Modeling the impacts of climate variability and change on Chesapeake and Delaware Bays"

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News

Joel Myers named 2017 Renaissance Fund honoree

— posted on Jul 27, 2017 08:50 AM

“Joel Myers’ success and reputation as a globally renowned business leader, and his willingness to share the fruits of his labor with his alma mater and community, represent the very best of what it means to be a Penn Stater,” said Penn State President Eric J. Barron.

Allowable 'carbon budget' most likely overestimated

— posted on Jul 27, 2017 09:05 AM

"When the IPCC says that we've warmed 1 degree C (1.8 degrees F) relative to pre-industrial, that's probably incorrect," said Mann. "It's likely as much as 1.2 degrees C (2.16 degrees F)."

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Spotlight

Do you ever wonder how much rain or snow falls during a storm?

Hands-on project teaches students the challenges of measuring precipitation

Mike Kwasnik, Kyong Won Yoo Amy Huff
Image: Penn State