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30

Jan

Methane levels rising as funding cuts threaten monitoring networkAs fracking and melting Arctic ice add more methane to the atmosphere, the NOAA will have fewer resources with which to monitor the greenhouse gas.

Methane levels rising as funding cuts threaten monitoring network
As fracking and melting Arctic ice add more methane to the atmosphere, the NOAA will have fewer resources with which to monitor the greenhouse gas.

22

Jan

2013 ties for 4th hottest year on recordThe NOAA’s annual climate report shows that most of the planet experienced above-average annual temperatures in 2013.

2013 ties for 4th hottest year on record
The NOAA’s annual climate report shows that most of the planet experienced above-average annual temperatures in 2013.

09

Aug

Feds declare ‘unusual mortality event’ for bottlenose dolphinsThe NOAA suspects the infectious morbillivirus is responsible for the unusually high number of dolphin strandings and deaths this month.

Feds declare ‘unusual mortality event’ for bottlenose dolphins
The NOAA suspects the infectious morbillivirus is responsible for the unusually high number of dolphin strandings and deaths this month.

27

Jul

Ocean acidification research cruise to set sail next weekThe NOAA team of researchers will look at how ocean acidification affects marine life in the Pacific Northwest.

Ocean acidification research cruise to set sail next week
The NOAA team of researchers will look at how ocean acidification affects marine life in the Pacific Northwest.

29

Mar

Mermaids aren’t real, NOAA reports
The federal agency issued a statement on the mythical creatures after a TV special convinced some viewers that mermaids exist.

Mermaids aren’t real, NOAA reports

The federal agency issued a statement on the mythical creatures after a TV special convinced some viewers that mermaids exist.

25

Feb


NOAA program could help protect whales



WhaleWatch will follow water depth, plankton productivity and other variables to determine where whales are most likely to be found.            
WhaleWatch will follow water depth, plankton productivity and other variables to determine where whales are most likely to be found.            

06

Dec

Stunning new images of Earth at nightThe NOAA uses nighttime light photographs to examine population and urbanization changes around the planet.

Stunning new images of Earth at night
The NOAA uses nighttime light photographs to examine population and urbanization changes around the planet.

30

Sep

Mermaids aren’t real, NOAA reportsThe federal agency issued a statement on the mythical creatures after a TV special convinced some viewers that mermaids exist.

Mermaids aren’t real, NOAA reports
The federal agency issued a statement on the mythical creatures after a TV special convinced some viewers that mermaids exist.

27

Aug

Plane inside Tropical Storm Isaac takes amazing photoThe P-3 planes of the NOAA are tasked with flying into hurricanes and tropical storms to gather data on wind speed, temperature and other conditions.

Plane inside Tropical Storm Isaac takes amazing photo
The P-3 planes of the NOAA are tasked with flying into hurricanes and tropical storms to gather data on wind speed, temperature and other conditions.

03

Jul

Mermaids aren’t real, NOAA reportsThe federal agency issued a statement on the mythical creatures after a TV special convinced some viewers that mermaids exist.

Mermaids aren’t real, NOAA reports
The federal agency issued a statement on the mythical creatures after a TV special convinced some viewers that mermaids exist.