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Climate modelling: how is Earth's climate modelled and how does modelling help our understanding?

Climate science briefing paper in Weather journal

10 August 2020

Our 6th Climate Science Briefing Paper on Climate Modelling has just been published in this month's Weather journal.

The Society's Climate Science Communication Group has produced a series of Climate Science Briefing Papers with the aim to clearly and concisely explain important aspects of climate science.

This latest published paper covers the definition of a climate model, how they are run, how scientists use them to understand the climate and how accurate they are.

Read the paper here.


Podcast Episode 13 - Climate Modelling: Interview with John Mitchell

We invited Professor John Mitchell for an interview about the latest briefing paper on Climate Modelling. John is a Principal Research Fellow at the Met Office with 30 years of research experience on climate change.


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