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This Day in History

Today: October 30, 2014

May 9, 1967

New Building for National Center for Atmospheric Research

The National Center for Atmospheric Research -- a pioneer in investigating weather patterns and other atmospheric phenomena using computers and other technology -- dedicated its new building in Boulder, Colorado. The building stemmed from a $100,000 grant from the Max C. Fleishmann Foundation and was designed by renowned architect I.M. Pei.