Tag Archives: weather

Chile’s Calbuco Volcano Eruption

Last week, on Wednesday 22nd April, the Calbuco volcano in Chile erupted. Considering how connected we are in our modern world, videos and photos of the eruption quickly appeared, and they are stunning. The video above is a time lapse … Continue reading

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Chasing Storms

Chasing storms is not something that is suited to everyone. However, for those that do, you can take some truly amazing photographs (Colossal). One such storm chaser is Mike Hollingshead, and his photographs are breathtaking. The way he manages to … Continue reading

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The Climate Of Middle Earth

Have you ever wondered what the climate of Middle Earth was like? Well, researchers at the University of Bristol did, and so they used similar climate models to those in the recent IPCC to determine the weather and climate of … Continue reading

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Earth Wind Map

Over at earth.nullschool.net, they have a brilliant visualisation of global weather conditions forecast by supercomputers. I’ve posted a previous wind map before, which was only of the US. This one, however, covers the entire globe. You can click and drag … Continue reading

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Unique British Weather

Love it or hate it, weather in the UK is never predictable. But is the British weather unique in the world? (BBC) The answer may very well be yes. It’s all down to where the UK is situated: between the … Continue reading

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A History Of The Sky

“Each panel shows one day. With 360 movie panels, the sky over (almost) an entire year is shown in time lapse format as recorded by a video camera on the roof of the Exploratorium museum in San Francisco, California. The camera recorded an image every 10 … Continue reading

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10 Ideas That Will Shape 2013

What are the 10 ideas that will shape 2013? Over at New Scientist, they have a great list of how science will shape this new year. “Feed your mind for the new year on weird weather, stem cell reboot, next-gen … Continue reading

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