High-End cLimate Impacts and eXtremes (HELIX)

At HELIX we are assisting decision-makers and the research community in making adaptation to our changing climate more understandable and manageable by providing a set of credible, coherent, global and regional views of different worlds at 2, 4 and 6°C, further focusing on Northern Sub-Saharan Africa, South Asia and Europe. 

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Communicating Climate Change: A practical workshop for researchers

Communicating Climate Change: A workshop to gain confidence, experience and knowhow London, 22 October 2014 This free one-day workshop is primarily for early career researchers in the physical, natural and social sciences.  Researchers and academics researching climate change...

European stakeholders help shape HELIX

  HELIX's first stakeholder workshop, written by Asher Minns   On 14 May 2014, eleven expert users of climate change data and information gathered at a Hotel opposite Exeter’s Cathedral Green. The 'Exeter Eleven' are experts engaged with information about high-end...

Heavier summer downpours with climate change

Extreme summer rainfall may become more frequent in the UK due to climate change, according to new research led by Newcastle University and the Met Office. The new study, from the joint Met Office and NERC funded CONVEX project which is led by Newcastle University's Professor Hayley Fowler...

Project aims to help vulnerable communities in Africa adapt to climate change

Researchers at the University of East Anglia are embarking on a major new project led by the University of Cape Town is South Africa to help communities in some of the most vulnerable areas of Africa adapt to the future impacts of climate change. ...

Is it global warming near you?

Google Earth now hosts the Climatic Research Unit’s at the University of East Anglia’s world temperature data. The Climatic Research Unit's land-surface air temperature dataset is one of the most widely used records of the climate system. The new Google Earth format allows users to...