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Physical sciences/Earth sciences/Atmospheric science/Atmospheric physics/Atmospheric dynamics

This year's winners in five categories created dramatic, immersive visuals to convey complex ideas and discoveries.

They are next-door neighbors, sharing all the amenities and challenges of the neighborhood—oceans teeming with life, the risk of tropical diseases, a changing climate that may be giving rise to bigger and more frequent hurricanes. And yet, because the neighbors are barely on speaking terms, they cannot share the opportunities and the responsibilities that come with solving the challenges.