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Colorful map of the western United States showing drought conditions extending through much of the region.

Does Less Air Pollution Mean Less Precipitation?

Posted on September 3rd, 2020

A NASA-funded study at IIHR explores connections between reduced air pollution due to COVID-19 and decreases in precipitation in the western United States

A giant swirling hurricane as seen from space, with a divot in the middle where the eye is.

Hurricanes Linked to East Asia Weather System

Posted on August 10th, 2020

With a new Atlantic hurricane season in full swing, IIHR scientists may have found a new influence on how tropical cyclones develop.

Two government officers guide an inflatable boat through floodwaters in Houston, Texas, after Hurricane Harvey.

IIHR Research Links Urban Sprawl and Flooding

Posted on November 14th, 2018

Researchers from IIHR at the University of Iowa and Princeton University found that Houston’s urban density contributed to the storm’s intense flooding. The study is published in the journal Nature.

Villarini Named Next Director of IIHR

Posted on February 23rd, 2018

IIHR alumnus Gabriele Villarini has been appointed to lead IIHR—Hydroscience & Engineering as its next director.

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