With the help of the NSF/NCAR C-130 research aircraft, we're continuing our studies of the chemistry of wildfire smoke. Based in Boise, Idaho, the current field campaign will help scientists understand how smoke from Western wildfires affects air quality, nutrient cycles, weather, and climate. Read more
We recently released an updated version of our Community Earth System Model (CESM2). Among the many improvements are a land ice model component that can better simulate Greenland's ice sheet, a surface wave model component, and a global crop model component.