Can scientists look at next year’s climate?

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Date: 2011-09-09 Contact: Stuart Wolpert Phone: (310) 206-0511 Email: swolpert@support.ucla.edu LOS ANGELES — Is it possible to make valid climate predictions that go beyond weeks, months, even a year? UCLA atmospheric scientists report they have now made long-term climate forecasts that are among the best ever — predicting climate up to 16 months in advance, nearly twice the length of time …

UBC gains $32.6 million in funding

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UBC gains $32.6 million in funding for genomic-based forestry research The University of British Columbia welcomed the announcement of $32.6 million in funding from Genome Canada and Genome BC for four research projects aimed at making Canada’s forests healthier and more economically productive. Announced at an event in Edmonton on Tuesday and an event today at UBC’s Vancouver campus, the …