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Research Suggests Climate Models Underestimate Climate Sensitivity

August 15, 2014 by Tom Schueneman
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Climate Models and Risk

Climate models are mathematical representation of an enormously complex system. They are intended to project trends, not predict events. They are an imperfect but indispensable tool to gain an understanding of what we can likely expect in the future.[read more]

New Research on Climate Sensitivity [VIDEO]

May 18, 2014 by Tom Schueneman

Climate and Sensitivity

Climate sensitivity is defined as the degree to which global climate responds to a change in the amount of energy in the climate system. More specifically it is defined as the “equilibrium change in response to changes of the radiative forcing.”[read more]