Environmental Physics 2014 video competition results

By Matt Owens Yesterday (Wednesday 26 November) was the screening event for the Environmental Physics 2014 video competition, in which we asked GCSE and A-level students to put together a one minute video describing an aspect of the physics of light.  The topic was chosen in support of UNESCO’s upcoming international year of light event. … Continue reading “Environmental Physics 2014 video competition results”

The end of the rainbow … an open letter to the climate science community

An open letter to the climate science community By Ed Hawkins, Doug McNeall, David Stephenson, Jonny Williams & Dave Carlson Dear colleagues, This is a heartfelt plea. A plea to you all to help rid climate science of colour scales that can distort, mislead and confuse. Colour scales that are often illegible to those who are … Continue reading “The end of the rainbow … an open letter to the climate science community”