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12 March 2018
Where were you during the 2017 solar eclipse? These citizens were being scientists.
28 February 2018
Our next episode of Third Pod from the Sun is out TODAY!
26 February 2018
At AGU17, we took a break from the lectures and posters for an evening of inspiring stories about how science affects all of us in our everyday lives.
15 February 2018
Narwhals, narwhals, swimming in the ocean…
12 February 2018
Our podcast is back and this time we’re talking about performing science at the edge of glaciers!
5 February 2018
Teachers get an opportunity to see and do science at the south pole.
31 January 2018
By Sam Illingworth Following on from my previous post, in which I described the process of curating a book of poetry about climate change, I would now like to share with you a collection of the poems that feature in A Change of Climate. Some of the poems in this collection are sad, some of them are funny, and some of them like ‘We are no longer interested in the …
29 January 2018
By Sam Illingworth Climate change is real. It is happening now. It affects all of us. And the only way that we can mitigate its effects in a meaningful fashion is to take collective action. Part of the challenge that we face in mobilising this collective action is in convincing people from currently less affected areas that climate change is right now, this second, responsible for the destruction of thousands …
16 January 2018
What happens when two frustrated grad students set out to educate folks about science? Time Scavengers.