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Former NOAA scientist Suki Manabe shares Nobel Prize in Physics for pioneering climate prediction

Today is an exciting day for climatologists everywhere, because a climatologist has won the Nobel Prize in physics, along with two other scientists that study complex natural systems. You might not think that was very exciting, but that’s because you don’t know the history of how meteorologists and atmospheric scientists…
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Southeast Climate Monthly Webinar + Hourly Precipitation Trends in the Southeast Tuesday, October 12, 2021 at 10 am ET/9 am CT

Join us for the Southeast Climate Monthly Webinar! These webinars provide the region’s stakeholders and interested parties with timely information on current and developing climate conditions such as drought, floods, and tropical storms, as well as climatic events like El Niño and La Niña. Speakers may also discuss the impacts…
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Lesson plans on drought for grades 9-12

Here are a good set of lesson plans covering drought in four 45-minute segments, for grades 9 through 12. These are from the Public Broadcasting Service and include videos and handouts for the module. You can access them at
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