As countries around the world transition their power grids from fossil fuels to renewable energy, one challenge we face is the effect daily weather has on wind and solar energy production. This month learn how Branko Kosovic, a NCAR weather systems scientist, and his team works together to help the transition to renewable energy by developing and sharing better weather forecasts and technology.
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Education: Grade(s) 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Teacher(s)/Educator(s), Parent, Adult Learners, Homeschool/Family , Learning PodPublic Library: Library Patrons, Library Staff
Career Education, Economics/Business, Industrial Technology, Leadership, Mathematics, Problem Based Learning, Problem Solving, Sciences, STEM, Technology/Information Science
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The UCAR Center for Science Education amplifies and complements the work of the National Science Foundation's National Center for Atmospheric Research, by offering educational resources and programs for students and the general public.
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The program consists of a short, interactive presentation by the expert, followed by open Q&A with participants.
Participants will:-Explore the diverse career paths and opportunities with an organization like NCAR|UCAR. -Understand the types of scientific research that NCAR and UCAR focus on. -Engage with experts directly through asking questions.
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