What is it like to work at the National Center for Atmospheric Research? Students can go behind-the-scenes, live with NCAR experts to ask questions and learn about their work
PROGRAM DESCRIPTION: Whether exploring glaciers or creating mathematical models of Antarctic ice sheets, NCAR climate scientist Gunter Leguy is an expert in icy science. Studying land ice like mountain glaciers and ice sheets can help us better understand sea level rise and make better plans for our future. Come chat with Gunter about his unexpected path to becoming an ice expert and the science of studying how climate affects our planet’s ice today and in the future.
LENGTH: 30-45 minutes
GRADES: Designed for Middle & High School, but all welcome
CONNECTION: We will connect using Zoom. All you need is a computer or smart device connected to the internet.
SUBMITTING QUESTIONS: Questions will be submitted live during the program via chat or webcam. If you have students who can't make the program live, you can also submit them in advance using this form: https://bit.ly/NCARQuestions
RECORDING: A recording of the program will be made available online following the program.