Welcome to NCAR – The National Center for Atmospheric Research

Take a quick tour of the National Center for Atmospheric Research with NCAR Director Jim Hurrell.

NCAR is a scientific laboratory providing research, observing and computing facilities, and a variety of services for the atmospheric and related Earth sciences community. Visit us online at ncar.ucar.edu

NCAR’s Visitor Center is open to the public 363 days a year, offering free exhibits about weather and climate, guided and self-guided tours, work by local artists, an accessible weather trail, and more. Learn more at scied.ucar.edu/visit

Let’s create something awesome together.


Lila Films is a full-service video production company based in Boulder, Colorado. We love creating high-impact productions to help our clients expand their reach and achieve their goals. Whether your project is for broadcast, education, marketing, fundraising or training, we have you covered. Lila Films supports a wide variety of clients including small business owners, national corporations, federal labs, universities, public television, and non-profits. Not in Colorado? No problem! We work with clients throughout the world.