Our three-year consortium project brings together the UK climate modelling, statistical modelling, and impacts communities to work closely together for the first time on developing risk-based prediction for decision making in the face of climate variability and change
The project team includes researchers from the universities of Leeds, Exeter, Oxford, Edinburgh, Newcastle, Liverpool, Reading, the London School of Economics and the Plymouth Marine Laboratory. Project partners include the Met Office, Environment Agency and CAFOD. Our work will feed directly into future IPCC and Met Office assessments of climate change.
In collaboration with LWEC, EQUIP has produced a new policy and practice note on dealing with uncertainty in climate and impacts.
A new guide from the charity Sense about Science has been launched today at the World Conference of Science Journalists. The guide, on Making sense of uncertainty: why uncertainty is part of science (http://www.senseaboutscience.org/resources.php/127/making-sense-of-uncertainty), challenges the notion that uncertainty is a bad thing, presenting it instead as a mark of sound science. The guide [...]