Tag: aro

Touring the South Pole Atmospheric Research Observatory with NOAA’s Kelliann Bliss

Here at the south pole, we have some of the cleanest air in the world. As a result, a lot of unique atmospheric research goes on here, mainly at NOAA’s Atmospheric Research Observatory, nicknamed ARO. A few days ago I had the opportunity to be taken on a full tour of the observatory by scientist …

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Taking Ozone Measurements at the South Pole Atmospheric Research Observatory

Today, Atmospheric Scientist Kelliann Bliss shows us how she takes ozone readings at the South Pole Atmospheric Research Observatory (ARO). A bit more on ARO, from NOAA: The Atmospheric Research Observatory (ARO) at the Amundsen-Scott South Pole Station is a National Science Foundation facility used in support of scientific research related to atmospheric phenomena. ARO …

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