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VORTEX-SE tornado study brings 11 institutions to UAH

The mysteries of severe weather in the southeastern U.S. — and why tornadoes kill and injure more people here than any other part of the country — will get an in-depth probe this spring, as researchers from 11 research institutions around the …


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MSc Research Assistantship in Urban Remote Sensing Now Open at UAH

Applications are invited for a 2-year graduate research assistant at the Master’s level beginning summer/fall 2017 in the Earth System Science (ESS) or Atmospheric Science (ATS) program of the Department of Atmospheric Science at …


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UAH undergrads to launch balloons for Vortex-SE tornado research

Bad weather in March, April and early May will bring a virtual cloud of weather balloons to North Alabama, as scientists from around the U.S. gather to study the challenges of predicting which storms spin up tornadoes across the Southeastern …


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The Weather Channel’s Mike Bettes to keynote Weather Fest on Saturday

Mike Bettes, on-camera meteorologist and lead tornado tracker for The Weather Channel, will be the keynote speaker at the annual Rocket City Weather Fest from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 25, at The University of Alabama in Huntsville …


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Lightning sensor launch Saturday brings decades of work to fruition

In the mid 1990s, when NASA built two identical Lightning Imaging Sensors (just in case), Dr. Hugh Christian planned all along to send the flight spare into …


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Radar study targeting wind events at NASA, Air Force launch facilities


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Daniel wins AGU competition in visualization, story telling

Mid-December is going to be a busy time for University of Alabama in Huntsville (UAH) Earth system science major Allison …


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GLM launch will cap 36 years from idea to flight for UAH researcher

Dr. Hugh Christian is getting ready to watch 36 years of work rocket into space as science awaits the opportunity to better monitor the intensity and progress of storms to save lives and property on …


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Daniel wins AGU competition in visualization, story telling

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (Nov. 17, 2016) — Mid-December is going to be a busy time for UAH Earth system science major Allison …


Students compete in 7th poster contest at Von Braun Memorial Symposium

For the seventh consecutive year, graduate and undergraduate students presented their research to compete for prizes at a student poster competition during the ninth Wernher von Braun Memorial Symposium at UAH Oct …


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