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The weather these seabirds experience on the Galapagos' Isabela Island may be influenced by Arctic sea ice melt. Photo: Ryan Cox

A New Consequence of Arctic Sea Ice Melt: Changing Weather at the Equator
Research links sea ice retreat with tropical phenomena including a new kind of El Niño

An Air Force C-130 J aircraft. Credit: Erik Jepsen. Right: NOAA49 and crew studies Hurricane Dorian. Credit: NOAA. 

Scripps Institution of Oceanography, Air Force, NOAA to Fly into Atmospheric River Storms Over Pacific Ocean this Winter
Weather reconnaissance flights aim to improve forecasts and understanding of atmospheric rivers

NASA Astronaut Jessica Meir to Participate in Live Q&A from International Space Station with Two San Diego Unified Schools
The public is encouraged to tune in online

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