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Tamsin Edwards - All Models are Wrong: On staying local

 Image credit: The Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust.   In climate science, I’ve always worked with the big picture. First, global warming – how much we’d get if we doubled carbon dioxide in the

2018-02-09 15:12   Click to comment

Tamsin Edwards - All Models are Wrong: How soon will the ‘ice apocalypse’ come?

I’m very happy to return to blogging here at PLoS after a long…pause. I talk about why after this post, which was originally published by the Guardian.   An emotive article on the ‘Ice Apocalypse‘ by Eric

2017-11-23 10:45   Click to comment

Tamsin Edwards - All Models are Wrong: Place your bets: sea level rise from Antarctic ice sheet collapse

I have a few bits of happy news! The BBC’s program Climate Change by Numbers on which I was one of the main scientific consultants has won the AAAS Science Journalism Award in the “in

2015-11-18 18:00   Click to comment

Tamsin Edwards - All Models are Wrong: Seeing Antarctica’s future more clearly

Are you a details person? Do you love to lose yourself in little things? To read every footnote of a book, watch ants in a patch of grass,  memorise every mole on a lover’s skin?

2015-08-20 11:58   Click to comment

Tamsin Edwards - All Models are Wrong: Climate Change By Numbers

Happy New Year (er…)! Sorry for the total lack of posts since September – I’ve been busy settling into my new lectureship at The Open University, a UK distance learning university based in Milton Keynes.

2015-02-19 17:12   Click to comment

Tamsin Edwards - All Models are Wrong: How to love uncertainty in climate science

This is the script of my TEDxCERN talk, a 12-13 minute talk I did from memory. When the video is put online in a week or so, you’ll be able to follow along and see

2014-09-25 12:33   Click to comment

Tamsin Edwards - All Models are Wrong: Open to positive feedback

I’m extremely happy to say that on the 1st October I’ll be taking up a lectureship at the Open University! I’ll be sad to leave Bristol. I’ve spent all my years as a climate scientist

2014-08-28 15:38   Click to comment

Tamsin Edwards - All Models are Wrong: Whether environmental modellers are wrong

[This is a comment invited by Issues in Science and Technology as a reply to the article “When All Models Are Wrong” in their Winter 2014 issue. The article is not online there but has been archived by thefreelibrary.com.

2014-03-03 23:36   Click to comment

Tamsin Edwards - All Models are Wrong: Pause for thought

Ed Hawkins, Doug McNeall and I have just had a commentary published called Pause for Thought. It’s part of a Nature Focus on the slowdown in global surface warming, which includes six commentaries plus new

2014-02-26 10:32   Click to comment

Tamsin Edwards - All Models are Wrong: Nine Lessons and Carols in Communicating Climate Uncertainty

About a month ago I was invited to represent the Cabot Institute at the All Parliamentary Party Climate Change Group (APPCCG) meeting on “Communicating Risk and Uncertainty around Climate Change”. All Party Groups are groups of

2013-12-06 15:52   Click to comment

Tamsin Edwards - All Models are Wrong: No need to worry about Greenland’s waterslides

We’ve had a new study published about the slippery slopes of Greenland. If we’re right they’re not as slippery – and therefore as worrying – as we first thought. Greenland’s ice sheet is not simply

2013-08-12 21:13   Click to comment

Tamsin Edwards - All Models are Wrong: Climate scientists must not advocate particular policies

A long debate about whether climate scientists should publicly state their values and political beliefs.

2013-07-31 12:47   Click to comment


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