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Messaging climate change uncertainty

Climate change is full of uncertainty and the messengers of climate science are not getting the uncertainty narrative right. To communicate uncertainty one must first understand it, and then avoid repeating the mistakes of the past.

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Figure 1: Performance weight/equal weight (PW/EW) ratios for 62 studies.

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Cooke, R. Messaging climate change uncertainty. Nature Clim Change 5, 8–10 (2015). https://doi.org/10.1038/nclimate2466

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