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Communicating climate science

The evidence for climate change is so overwhelming that you might expect the facts to speak for themselves. Unfortunately they don't - which means that using the most effective methods for communicating climate science is critical.

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Encouraging sustainable behaviour

There is now a great deal of information available about how to promote sustainable behaviours – but it can be confusing identifying the evidence that really matters.

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Communicating climate change

What is the best way to create written or spoken materials that really inspire people?

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How is the UK government promoting sustainable behaviour?

'MINDSPACE' is the UK government's framework for influencing sustainable behaviour. But what does it mean, and does it work?

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Uncertainty & the IPCC

The well-respected and influential journal Climatic Change released a special issue on communicating uncertainty in IPCC reports - here are some of the key points.

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Communicating uncertainty in climate science

Uncertainty about climate change is a major barrier to public engagement. But how much uncertainty is there about the facts of climate change, and how can uncertainty be better communicated?

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Latest blog posts

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When I say ‘climate change’, you say…?

New research suggests that the 'closed questions' favoured by survey researchers could be skewing the debate about climate scepticism

Jun 29, 2015 1 Comment
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The Pope and partisan polarisation

Catholicism and climate change in the USA: will the Pope’s intervention shift public opinion or further polarise a divided public?

Jun 22, 2015 No Comments
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Eco-Angry Birds? When climate change & pop culture collide

Is Hollywood finally reflecting the reality of a changing climate change? Or is the relationship between climate change and pop culture not so straightforward?

Jun 5, 2015 No Comments
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The Coming Climate Disruptions: Are You Hopeful?

This a guest post by Per Espen Stoknes. A psy­cho­lo­gist, eco­nomist and entre­preneur, he has cofounded clean-energy com­panies and spear­heads […]

Apr 23, 2015 No Comments
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Bypass the hang-ups with the ‘preparation frame’

With more and more extreme weather events being linked to cli­mate change, the cli­mate debate is shifting from ‘whether’ it […]

Apr 18, 2015 No Comments
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Love in a changing climate

Why we need a Love-In to get beyond 'goodies' and 'baddies' in climate change campaigning

Apr 2, 2015 4 Comments
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