Visits & Tours

NOAA offers public tours of the Boulder facility each Tuesday at 1pm. Tours last approximately 1.5 hours and include stops at several research divisions and the National Weather Service Forecast Office. School tours, including K–12 and universities, and special group tours are also available.
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Students & Teachers

The NOAA Office of Education hosts a number of opportunities for students and teachers to experience our research first-hand. Their website offers information on scholarships, fellowships, internships, and other opportunities.
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Education Resources

Our Laboratories host a variety of educational materials including lesson plans, activities, posters, brochures, and more:
Chemical Sciences Laboratory
Global Monitoring Laboratory
Global Systems Laboratory
Physical Sciences Laboratory

Science on a Sphere®

Developed by ESRL's Global Systems Laboratory, the following two educational tools promote science learning in a unique and engaging way, and reach an estimated 30 million people a year:
Science On a Sphere®
SOS ExplorerTM

Media Requests

Media inquiries, including requests for interviews and multimedia, should be directed to the NOAA Boulder Public Affairs Officer:
Phone: (303) 497-6288