Saturday, October 21, 2017
 

Research News

Methane from the sea Methane from the sea

Methane from the sea

Researchers find elevated levels of the greenhouse gas above cracks in Arctic sea ice

The potent greenhouse gas methane is seeping out of parts of the Arctic Ocean, and the discovery may represent another cycle contributing to climate warming in the region.

When a tornado strikes a hospital When a tornado strikes a hospital

When a tornado strikes a hospital

NOAA investigates what makes hospitals vulnerable when severe weather strikes

Because tornadoes, hurricanes, and other severe storms can destroy hospitals as indiscriminately as anything in their path, NOAA is funding research to better understand what makes hospital buildings vulnerable.
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