Climate change impact modelling needs to include cross-sectoral interactions

Posted on 24th May 2016

Paula A. Harrison, Robert W. Dunford, Ian P. Holman & Mark D. A. Rounsevell (2016) Climate change impact modelling needs to include cross-sectoral interactions Nature Climate Change doi:10.1038/nclimate3039 Abstract Climate change impact assessments often apply models of individual sectors such as agriculture, forestry and water use without considering interactions between these sectors. This is likely […]

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Rock art provides evidence of past environmental change in Arabia

Posted on 19th May 2016

Maria Guagnin, Richard Jennings, Heidi Eager, Ash Parton, Christopher Stimpson, Christian Stepanek, Madlene Pfeiffer, Huw S. Groucutt, Nick A. Drake, Abdullah Alsharekh, Michael D. Petraglia (2016) Rock art imagery as a proxy for Holocene environmental change: A view from Shuwaymis, NW Saudi Arabia The Holocene DOI: 10.1177/0959683616645949 Abstract The animal species depicted in the rock […]

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New paper on The impact of Southern Ocean residual upwelling on atmospheric CO2 on centennial and millennial timescales

Posted on 19th May 2016

Jonathan M. Lauderdale, Richard G. Williams, David R. Munday, David P. Marshall (2016) The impact of Southern Ocean residual upwelling on atmospheric CO2 on centennial and millennial timescales Climate Dynamics DOI: 10.1007/s00382-016-3163-y Abstract The Southern Ocean plays a pivotal role in climate change by exchanging heat and carbon, and provides the primary window for the […]

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New paper looks at Benchmarking Northern Hemisphere midlatitude atmospheric synoptic variability in centennial reanalysis and numerical simulations

Posted on 19th May 2016

Dell’Aquila, A., S. Corti, A. Weisheimer, H. Hersbach, C. Peubey, P. Poli, P. Berrisford, D. Dee, and A. Simmons (2016), Benchmarking Northern Hemisphere midlatitude atmospheric synoptic variability in centennial reanalysis and numerical simulations. Geophys. Res. Lett., 42, doi: 10.1002/2016GL068829. Abstract The representation of midlatitude winter atmospheric synoptic variability in centennial reanalysis products, which assimilate surface […]

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Academic/Industry partnership tests use of artificial cloud for volcanic ash detection

Posted on 12th May 2016

A. J. Prata, F. Dezitter, I. Davies, K. Weber, M. Birnfeld, D. Moriano, C. Bernardo, A. Vogel, G. S. Prata, T. A. Mather, H. E. Thomas, J. Cammas & M. Weber (2016) Artificial cloud test confirms volcanic ash detection using infrared spectral imaging Scientific Reports, 6, doi:10.1038/srep25620 Abstract Airborne volcanic ash particles are a known […]

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