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How to change an agency’s culture

Two agencies had widely differing culture problems, and senior civil servants fixed them with the basics

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Researchers and crew aboard the NOAA Ship Nancy Foster watch footage of divers working at Gray's Reef, about 20 miles off the coast of Georgia on Wednesday, Aug. 4, 2019. (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty)

She rescued this sea-faring federal group from sinking under its own culture

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(Maria B. Barnes/NSF)National Science Foundation HQ with Metro passing by

This National Science Foundation grant will help forecasters see inside clouds

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Accelerating Government with ACT-IAC – Episode 28: Innovations in the Federal Market – Part 2

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President Joe Biden, joined virtually by Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison and British Prime Minister Boris Johnson, speaks about a national security initiative from the East Room of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, Sept. 15, 2021. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)

White House’s ‘Justice40’ push backed by agency mapping initiatives

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Edge computing enables NOAA to push workloads closer to public consumers, not just field researchers

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Did you even know the government has a National Ice Center?

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Getty Images/iStockphoto/NicoElNinoCyber security IT engineer working on protecting network against cyberattack from hackers on internet. Secure access for online privacy and personal data protection. Hands typing on keyboard and PCB

Veterans Affairs begins new focus on network cyber controls

Also in today’s Federal Newscast, does telework help or hurt diversity efforts? And was the Coast-Guard-connected couple in Hawaii in the spying business?

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FILE - Framed by the Manhattan skyline, electricians with IBEW Local 3 install solar panels on top of the Terminal B garage at LaGuardia Airport, Nov. 9, 2021, in the Queens borough of New York. President Joe Biden is promising “strong executive action” to combat climate change, despite dual setbacks that have restricted his ability to regulate carbon emissions and boost clean energy such as wind and solar power. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File)

Environmental spending bill tees up multi-year federal hiring, training investments

The Inflation Reduction Act would give the Postal Service $1.29 billion to purchase electric vehicles, and $975 million to GSA to support emerging sustainable…

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In this photo provided by U.S. Navy, Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Benfold (DDG 65) conducts routine underway operations in the Philippines Sea on June 24, 2022. The U.S. Navy on Wednesday, July 13, 2022, sailed the destroyer close to China-controlled islands in the South China Sea in what Washington said was a patrol aimed at asserting freedom of navigation through the strategic seaway. (Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Arthur Rosen/U.S. Navy via AP)

A look at Naval weather-tracking activities in the western Pacific Ocean

Commander Angela Francis is commanding officer of the Joint Typhoon Warning Center. She joined the Federal Drive with Tom Temin from Pearl Harbor, Hawaii to tell us more about her job.

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