Work experience at Met Office -2015

The Met Office have just advertised their work experience placements for 2015 which will run from 13-17th July, for students in years 10-12 only. Applicants are encouraged to apply early, as the scheme is extremely popular. The deadline for applications is 15th January 2015. More information at http://careers.metoffice.gov.uk/current-vacancies and http://careers.metoffice.gov.uk/graduates-and-placements

New Course – Climate Change Challenges and Solutions

The course is aimed at the level of students entering university, and seeks to provide an inter-disciplinary introduction to what is a broad field. It engages a number of experts from the University of Exeter and a number of partner organisations. The course will set contemporary human-caused climate change within the context of past nature…

Our Changing Climate: Past, Present and Future

Find out more about the climate of the past and how climate change can present a number of risks and opportunities >>. ABOUT THE COURSE Since early humans first moved out of Africa, the world’s climate has had a continual impact on our history. Now, the climate itself is being shaped by civilisation. This free…

Climate Change Updates for Science and Geography Teachers

Together with climate scientists from the National Centre for Atmospheric Science, we have compiled two booklets based on the latest Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) report. The contents have been chosen to support the new National Curriculum in England. The booklets can be found on the MetLink site, under the climate tab, and are…

Young People’s Edition of Weather Magazine

Young people’s edition of Weather magazine The Royal Meteorological Society is producing a special edition of Weather magazine with a focus on young people. Weather is a monthly publication. It is written in a style intended to appeal to all who have an interest in weather and climate. We are looking for A keen year…