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CNBC Squawk Box | September 3, 2010

Hurricane Earl Means (Bad) Business

Business impacts of Hurricane Earl, the first land-falling hurricane of 2010 to impact North Carolina and threaten New England, plus the remainder of the 2010 hurricane season.

Perspectives from America | September 1, 2010

Finding consistency amid increasingly chaotic weather

How weather analytics make global underwriting more predictable

By Kyle Beatty, CCM, managing director of business solutions, Atmospheric and Environmental Research (AER)

With a hurricane making its way towards the BP Oil spill, scientific research of AER's scientists are developing an algorithm to govern weather predictions across the U.S. depicting how the smallest change in temperature and humidity can change the course of a Hurricane.

BlackRock Energy & Resources Fund manager relies on AER’s weather forecasts to gauge heating demand that moves the oil and coal markets...commissioned Atmospheric & Environmental Research (AER), a Lexington (Mass.) consultancy to synthesize the climate literature.”

CNBC Squawk Box | June 1, 2010

Hedging Hurricane Season

Hurricane season has officially started, and experts expect it to be the worst since 2005.

Fox Business | May 12, 2010

Heavy Hurricane Season Ahead

“The second study, presented at a conference of the American Meteorological Society in Atlanta, says that whether or not the nature of hurricanes changes, the property damage they wreak in the U.S. will rise an average 20% over the next two decades because of the rising sea level caused by...

Barron's | November 23, 2009

Winter Wonderland

Atmospheric and Environmental Research was mentioned in Barron's: The Dow Jones Business and Financial Weekly on Christmas time shopping and the effects of weather on Business.

The Telegraph (UK Publication) | October 21, 2007

Scientists a step closer to steering hurricanes

The research conducted by Ross Hoffman about redirecting Hurricanes is still being run through computer scenrios at Atmospheric and Environmental Research (AER) highlighted in this article.

Newsweek | June 8, 2007

Snow Domes and Crystal Balls

Atmospheric and Environmental Reasearch's theory of Siberian snow cover, versus Britain's Mereorological Office's theory based of sea-surface temperatures in the Atlantic. "Let the best crystal ball win."

The oceans' heating will shave instants off the day.

In the Wall Street Journal Business Section, Atmospheric and Environmental Research is featured on improving forecasts of Winter weather season.

AER awarded Outstanding Supplier award for outstanding performance and teamwork by Northrup Grumman.

Scientific American | September 27, 2004

Controlling Hurricanes

Can hurricanes and other severe tropical storms be moderated or deflected? The research, indirectly funded by NASA's Institute for Advanced Concepts, examines the feasibility and potential approaches to alter hurricanes was lead by Ross Hoffman, Ph.D., chief scientist at AER, and other AER colleagues.

IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Newsletter | December 10, 2003

Industry Profile: Atmospheric and Environmental Research, Inc.