The NCAR Mesa Lab will be closed to the public on Saturday morning, July 20, until noon.

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Our scientists, engineers, and support staff work together toward a common goal: deepening our scientific understanding for the betterment of society. 

Our staff build state-of-the-art computer models, outfit research aircraft, fabricate precise observing instruments, curate reams of data, facilitate workshops for the broader community, publish widely in our scientific disciplines, and more. They also ensure the day-to-day operation of one of the world's premier research centers in atmospheric and Earth system science, from managing the logistics of field campaigns to scheduling public lectures.