Climate models

Evaluation of cloud cover predictions in climate models

Source: Earth and Space Sciences The clouds play a important role in the Earth’s climate and can warm or cool the atmosphere depending on their particular characteristics and when and where they form. Computer models of Earth’s future climate suffer from uncertainties related to the challenge of predicting cloud cover and how the effects of […]

Climate variability

Climate variability on the Seeing Past the Smoke workshop program

Dr Chelsea Jarvis is an agricultural climatology researcher working on the MLA-funded North Australia climate program. She says a good knowledge of researching and interpreting weather and climate forecasts helps producers make informed choices. “Hope is not a plan” is part of the message Chelsea Jarvis brings to the free disaster resilience workshops at Capricornia […]

Climate variability

Big Data helps farmers adapt to climate variability

The MSU study sheds light on how big data and digital technologies can help farmers better adapt to the threats, present and future, of a changing climate. University of Michigan EAST LANSING, MI – A new study from Michigan State University (MSU) sheds light on how big data and digital technologies can help farmers better […]