The climate symposium in Darmstadt was the attempt to map the ongoing research activities within WCRP on the projection of future space-based research. The double-logo “Climate Research and Earth Observations from Space” and “Climate information for decision making” captures both ideas of the workshop: to shape the future of space observations and at the same […]
Workshop dedicated to the topic of communicating Earth System Science research to a general public and within different climate research communities. Date: 17. – 18. November 2014 YESSworkshop2014_flyer Topics of the workshop: 1) We applied and evaluated the “Earth System Science questionnaire”. This questionnaire was developed during the last YESS-retreat 2012 and aims to evaluate […]
The World Weather Open Science Conference in Montreal (website) brought together scientists from around the world to discuss the future development of the World Weather Research Program and related disciplines. One key activity, besides a multitude of parallel and plenary sessions, was the the program for all early career scientists. Organized by Julia Keller from DWD […]
Some of the results of the ICYESS 2013 have been published in BAMS. Report For more information about ICYESS 2013 see icyess.eu
One of the targets of YESS are in-person meetings of young earth system scientist to talk about topics that might be neglected in classical discipline-specific conferences. In 2012 and 2014 YESS has organized workshops, 2013 YESS was co-organiser of the first ever Interdisciplinary Conference of Young Earth System Scientists ICYESS, see icyess.eu).
Because we are Earth System Scientists and familiar with the global warming debate we might think we are prepared to argue with climate change skeptics. Even if we know the major driving mechanisms and the details of the climate system we might run into difficulties when arguing. Usually the believes on “the other side” are strong. […]
[styled_image w=”400″ h=”300″ align=”center” lightbox=”yes” image=”https://www.yess-community.org/yesscomm_wp/wp-content/uploads/2012/11/group.jpg” caption=”Participants of the first YESS Workshop 2012″] The first YESS Retreat turned out to be one of those great occasions where both productive work and the enjoyment of the company of our fellow scientists converged. Funded by CliSAP, 18 YESS members from a variety of institutions (MPIMet, CSC, University […]