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ESM2025 Bridging the Gap: Science to Policy Meeting in Brussels

Scientists from four EU-funded climate research projects met with policy officers from the European Commission in Brussels in November 2023. It has been a few years since we’d met face-to-face with EU policy officers, so our efforts to travel to Brussels were really appreciated. Projects 4C (Climate-Carbon Interactions in the Current Century), CONSTRAIN (creating improved climate projections), ESM2025 (building a new […]

Spinning up marine biogeochemistry in UKESM1

To a first approximation, much of what happens in the Earth system depends on the dynamics and interactions of the two key geophysical fluids that make it up: the atmosphere and the ocean. As anyone familiar with the UK’s weather will attest, the atmosphere is flighty and dynamic, with perturbations in temperature, humidity or chemical […]