Monthly Archives: April 2015

Communicating Uncertainty

Communicating uncertainty to lay audiences and policymakers is a recurring challenge for scientists. In this presentation for a 2015 NOAA OAR-NMFS Modeling Uncertainty Workshop, we review the ways that social science can inform decisions about what and how to communicate uncertainty. Download the Presentation Here. Citation: Akerlof, K. (2015, April 14). Communicating uncertainty. NOAA OAR-NMFS Modeling Uncertainty…
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A 2015 National Survey of Broadcast Meteorologists about Climate Change

A 2015 National Survey of Broadcast Meteorologists about Climate Change - Below are results from a national survey of TV weathercasters we conducted in partnership with the American Meteorological Society, Climate Central, NASA, NOAA, and Yale University.  The purpose of the survey was to assess weathercasters’ views on climate change and their interests and activities in reporting on…
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