Decisions, Decisions, Decisions

By Tom Frame: In September of this year I was fortunate enough to escape my desk for a while and participate in the first leg of the observational field campaign for the DIAMET project. The main aim of DIAMET is to improve the understanding of the contribution of diabatic process to the development and structure … Continue reading “Decisions, Decisions, Decisions”

The corn is as low as an elephant’s toe

I spent 4 weeks in Oklahoma from late June to late July, experiencing a fraction of the second hottest summer across a large area of the USA since records began in the late nineteenth century. The hottest summer on record (by just a fraction over 2011) was the year of the Dust Bowl (1936) a … Continue reading “The corn is as low as an elephant’s toe”