This Climate Modelling Primer web site facilitates communication among users of “The Primer” and from them to us (the writers). The 4th edition of "The Climate Modelling Primer" should start shipping in April [14.Feb update: some pre-publication copies have just arrived with us]. New features of the latest edition include direct links to movies from an internet capable smartphone and we're putting together the finishing touches to this feature right now. Watch this space.
Australia’s record hot year is part of a global, longer-term trend. Over the past century, the Earth’s climate has warmed and continues to warm.
MIT researchers partner with iGlobe Inc. to educate students and the public on the climate. If you're in the Boston area on March 4, contact iglobeinc.com for details of their event at the MacAuliffe-Shepard Discovery Center. iGlobe make some awesome spherical displays like the one pictured.
The correct simulation of clouds seems to rule out some of the lower climate sensitivity models… http://blogs.agu.org/wildwildscience/2013/12/31/improved-climate-models-...
I've posted some updated versions of the EBM. These have fixed some issues with the program that arose as OS versions changed. You can find the new versions under 'Downloads' tab.
The Green Screen: Climate Fix Flicks goal is to raise awareness of the opportunities and positive effects of moving the world towards a low carbon future.
You can view the winners and vote for the People's Choice winner by following the link through to the GreenScreen web site.
If you recently purchased a copy of 'A Climate Modelling Primer', you may have experienced problems with some of the files on the CD. If this is the case, please contact the publisher. There is an issue with some of the CDs and the helpful folks at Wiley will let you know how you can get a replacement CD. You can contact Izzy Canning at John Wiley & Sons (email@example.com).
If you use the Climate Modelling Primer in your course work, we want to hear what you liked or disliked. Add to the forums and help us decide how to revise for the fourth edition.
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