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May 21, 2024
Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month Spotlight: Dr. Syukuro “Suki” Manabe
The work of Nobel Laureate Syukuro "Suki" Manabe demonstrated key features of climate change and laid the foundation for current and future models of Earth's climate system.
May 6, 2024
Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month Spotlight: Dr. Tetsuya “Ted” Fujita
Nicknamed “Mr. Tornado,” Dr. Tetsuya Theodore ‘Ted’ Fujita, developer of the Fujita scale for tornado intensity, used his background studying the damage from atomic bombs to pioneer research on meteorological hazards.
May 2, 2024
SunSketcher (Part 2): Ordinary People Become Solar Eclipse Scientists for a Day
During the 2024 North American solar eclipse, a pioneering project aimed to use citizen-science smartphone data to help determine the true shape and size of the sun. How did it turn out? This is part two of a two-part post.
April 29, 2024
SunSketcher (Part 1): Using Smartphones to Reveal the Shape of the Sun
During the 2024 North American solar eclipse, a pioneering project aimed to use citizen-science smartphone data to help more accurately determine the shape of the sun.
March 27, 2024
Celebrating Women’s Contributions to Atmospheric Sciences
AMS President Anjul S. Bamzai reflects on trailblazing women meteorologists including June Bacon-Bercey, Anna Mani, and Eunice Newton Foote.
March 7, 2024
Changing Coasts and Culture
The "Convergence Science" symposium at the AMS 2024 Annual Meeting focused on Indigenous voices and the need for the scientific community to more meaningfully engage with Indigenous science and Native peoples.