4 Local Scientific Research Centers that Make a Global Difference

Since 1970, April 22 has been known as “Earth Day,” a day when people come together to support the environment, work towards sustainability, and protect the planet. While Earth Day has become “the largest civic observance in the world,” there are many who believe that one day isn’t enough. Their focus on protecting this little […]

New Climate Research Center will Bring Jobs to Asheville

Excerpted from: Asheville Citizen-Times Staff Reports, April 17, 2009. Asheville will become home to the Cooperative Institute for Climate and Satellites, bringing $32 million to the local economy and potentially up to 100 scientific jobs over the next five years.   The Institute will be housed in the National Climate Data Center (NCDC), already located […]