IPCC 1.5 Degree Report

You are very unlikely to have missed the various media reports about the IPCC’s special report on global warming of 1.5 °C, published this week. Some of the comparisons between a 1.5°C world and a 2°C world are fairly shocking, even to someone who had a fair understanding of climate projections. The full summary of…

Water Cycle Film

We are delighted to have produced this short video illustrating how deforestation has an impact on the water cycle, both locally and globally. Bringing together the carbon and water cycles, it is particularly relevant to A level geography (and GCSE biology).

Come Rain or Shine: Teacher CPD Wins Award

We are delighted that our online weather and climate teacher CPD course “Come Rain or Shine” has received the EMS Outreach & Communication Award 2018. FutureLearn is a leading Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) platform delivering online learning to participants around the world, free of charge. Running a course on this platform has been a…

Free Online CPD starts 18th June

“Come Rain or Shine”, our online course, will run again from 18th June. The course is suitable for secondary geography teachers wishing to improve their understanding of UK weather, A level students beginning or revising a weather topic or anyone else with an interest in understanding the processes underlying our weather in the UK. The…

Scottish and Welsh teacher wanted

Teacher wanted!   Scotland: We are looking for an experienced Scottish secondary geography teacher with an excellent track record of teaching across a wide range of abilities and ages, to deliver some lessons, workshops and fieldwork in schools across Scotland and, in association, to create new content for MetLink (or edit existing content) to improve…

Climate Change Negotiations Wins Silver Award

We are delighted that our Climate Negotiations Resource has been awarded a Silver award at this year’s Geographical Association conference. The citation from the judges read: “Simulating a world climate change conference is a free, online and multimedia resource, relevant for both GCSE and A level specifications. It provides a wealth of high-quality, sophisticated and…

Want to be a meteorologist? – New Date

Careers Information Day Are you aged 14-20 and are careers related to weather and climate something you are considering? If so, come along to this day and hear from some people already working or studying in the field, and some of the Universities offering undergraduate and postgraduate courses in weather and climate. Find out more…