Climate variability

Decadal modulation of global surface temperature by internal climate variability

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Climate models

An image that shows the future of climate models

The future of climate modeling takes a lesson from Van Gogh’s paintings with an added dose of technicolor for good measure. Los Alamos National Laboratory released a simulation that captures the temperatures and currents of the world’s oceans in great detail. The image reveals ripples at 35 miles to 9 miles resolution, though researchers can […]