Destination Earth : Europe is building a ‘digital twin’ of Earth to revolutionize climate forecasts

Ingesting more data than ever, exascale model will simulate the impact of climate change on humans

 

The European Union is finalizing plans for an ambitious “digital twin” of planet Earth that would simulate the atmosphere, ocean, ice, and land with unrivaled precision, providing forecasts of floods, droughts, and fires from days to years in advance.

 

 

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