The National Ocean Sciences Bowl (NOSB) at the Center for Ocean Leadership and University Corporation for Atmospheric Research (UCAR) Center for Science Education invite you to join us for “Explore NCAR: Live Virtual Tour”!

WHEN: Thursday, April 4, 2024 from 5:00 – 6:00 pm MT.

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION: The NSF National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR) Mesa Laboratory sits nestled against the foothills of the Rocky Mountains in Boulder, CO. In addition to being an amazing architectural landmark designed by I.M. Pei, this world-class research laboratory focuses on an understanding of Earth system sciences including atmosphere, weather, climate, oceans, and the Sun, which is the ultimate source of energy for Planet Earth. Explore the NCAR Mesa Laboratory and the importance of Earth systems to our society with a live NCAR guide on this interactive, virtual tour.

CONNECTION: We will connect using Zoom. All you need is a computer or smart device connected to the internet to participate. Reach out to to request registration link.

DIVE DEEPER: For those who want to learn more about NSF NCAR before or after the event, check out the 360 Virtual Visit and find more information, games, and activities from UCAR Center for Science Education.

SPREAD THE WORD: This event is open to all past, present and future NOSB participants and friends. Join us in learning more about our new home at UCAR, which manages NSF NCAR.

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