German Science Hour: Täglich eine Stunde Wissenschaft

The Paris Agreement was an important milestone for climate research: research has provided the knowledge basis and now plays a crucial role in achieving the targets of the Agreement. HD(CP)² members Aiko Voigt and Clemens Simmer took part on the first day of the German Science Hour at COP23.

The German Federal Ministry of Education and Research therefore brings science onto the stage during the negotiations at COP23 by hosting the German Science Hour every day. Experts from science and relevant stakeholders from politics and society ...

... present the latest scientific facts about climate change
... explain research findings in an understandable way
... answer the audience's questions

The scope of the German Science Hour ranges from the natural science basis to socio-economic aspects including climate communication in times of fake news.

Mo, 06.11. Science of extreme events
Tu, 07.11. Climate of the past - climate of the future
Wed, 08.11. Communicating climate science
Th, 09.11. The fate of greenhouse gases: the knowns and the unknowns
Fr, 10.11. Carbon pricing: making polluters pay or selling out our future?
Sa, 11.11. Our ocean future: marine ecosystems under climate change
Mo, 13.11. Science in times of fake news
Tu, 14.11. Paris, coal, and the price of carbon
Wed, 15.11. Transformation - turning the climate tide
Th, 16.11. (12-13h) Failing the carbon budget - what's next?

NEWS

… but not closing the discussions.

The last meeting brought together a large part of the HD(CP)2 scientific team for finalizing touches to reports...

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After the meeting is before the meeting...

As the official end of the HD(CP)2 project has been reached, there will be a last meeting of all members...

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A big thank you to all the participants of the UCP2019 conference!

With more than 70 talks and 120 poster presentations the conference was a great...

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The abstract deadline for contributions to the EGU General Assembly 2019 is January 10th!

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We are happy to announce the UCP2019 - Understanding Clouds and Precipitation conference!

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Clouds, through their influence on...

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ICON-LEM simulations are run over various domains and with different resolution.
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Besides the HD(CP)² simulations over Germany, the second phase of the project also aims to reveal advance the understanding of cloud formation and ...

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Research in HD(CP)² revolves around the high-resolution simulations that are done with a horizontal resolution of up to 156m. A lot of effort (and...

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Most of HD(CP)²'s high-resolution simulations are done at the Mistral cluster at the DKRZ in Hamburg, but some sensitivity studies with ICON-LEM done...

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The EGU General Assembly 2018 will bring together geoscientists from all over the world to one meeting covering all disciplines of the Earth,...

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