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The National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR) invites you to join us for our Explorer Series. Get an inside look at the advances our scientists are making in areas of study that stretch from Earth’s oceans, forests, and cities up through the layers of the atmosphere to the scorching swirls of plasma on the Sun. Recommended ages 12+.
Saturday, January 7 at 4pm*
Saturday, April 8 at 4pm*
Wednesday, July 12 at 7pm*
Wednesday, October 18 at 7pm*
*See full event schedule below
Watch videos and learn more about the 2016 NCAR Explorer Series
6:00 - 7:00 p.m. Our hands-on exhibits about weather, climate, and the Sun-Earth connection will be open for viewing before the talk, with NCAR staff on hand to answer your questions.
7:00 - 8:00 p.m. Talk
8:00 - 8:30 p.m. Questions & conversations
3:00 - 4:00 p.m. Our hands-on exhibits about weather, climate, and the Sun-Earth connection will be open for viewing before the talk, with NCAR staff on hand to answer your questions.
4:00 - 5:00 p.m. Talk
5:00 - 5:30 p.m. Questions & conversations
The NCAR Explorer Series is free, but seating is limited. Click here to get your free ticket. Contact Kara Mayock at email@example.com or 303-497-2188 for more information. If you don't live here in Boulder, or you'd prefer to watch over the internet, you can stream the event in real time at UCARLive and check out the tweets at #NCARexplorer.
The address for the event is 1850 Table Mesa Drive, Boulder, CO 80305. Directions and a map can be found on our website. We have ample parking at the Mesa Lab for all visitors. There will be a uniformed security officer near the building entrance (at the end of Table Mesa Drive) who will be able to answer questions about parking. The officer will guide drivers who have a disability parking plate or placard, or those with passengers who would have difficulty walking from the parking lot, to appropriate parking spaces or to the drop-off location. Please let us know if we can help with any other accessibility needs, by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. Please do not call security with general questions related to the event. A sign language interpreter will be present at all the Explorer Series lectures.