We provide independent, timely and authoritative scientific advice to UK, European and international decision makers
Our projects review the scientific evidence on major policy issues.
Read or download all our reports, publications and consultation responses.
Our summary of the IPCC's report on keeping climate change to 1.5 degrees, and the implications for the UK.
This joint programme of work by the Royal Society and the Academy of Medical Sciences proposes a set of principles for good evidence synthesis for policy.
The Royal Society and the Royal Academy of Engineering's joint report on removing greenhouse gases from the atmosphere.
11 April 2019
Professor Tom McLeish FRS Chair, Royal Society Education Committee and Professor of Natural Philosophy in the Department of Physics, University of York
27 March 2019
Holly Winton, GERC secretary and Polar-Atmosphere Ice Chemist at the British Antarctic Survey
Anne Watson, Professor of Mathematics Education, University of Oxford
28 February 2019
Professor Polly Arnold, Dr Clara Barker, Dr Luke Boulter-Comer, Dr Vivienne Ming