Friday, October 9, 2009
The UW is creating a display at the Seattle Art Museum's Olympic Sculpture Park that illustrates how projected changes in sea level due to climate change could affect Seattle's waterfront, as well as other more vulnerable waterfront cities elsewhere in the world.
University of Washington outreach crew setting up the exhibition.
Blue line for the sea level in the present day 2009.
The red line shows the predicted 2100 sea-level.
Thursday, March 5, 2009
A team of 3 graduate students set up a table at Lake Forest Park Elementary's Annual Science Night with information about careers in the atmospheric sciences. Kelly McCusker, Kristen Rasmussen and Reid Wolcott manned the table and performed lab demos for interested children and their parents.
A student learns about air pressure from this hands-on demo
Kelly talking to kids and their parents about a can crushing demonstration
Kelly's excitement while doing a can crushing demonstration
Kids line up to see the can crushing demo
Kristen explains the current radar image to children and their parents