Tag Archives: global warming

Met Office in the Media: 11 October 2011

There has been continued interest in the research from the Met Office with  Imperial College London and the University of Oxford, that shows that low UV output from the sun can contribute to an increased risk of  cold winters over parts of … Continue reading

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Why our obsession with the weather could help save the planet

The Met Office has been working on behalf of Open Air Laboratories (OPAL) at the Natural History Museum to encourage learning about weather and climate change. The As part of OPAL the Met Office is coordinating a climate survey, an … Continue reading

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Ask the experts about climate change

We are inviting the public to submit their questions about climate change as part of our contribution to the Open Air Laboratories (OPAL) project. Anyone who is confused or curious about climate change can send their questions via the OPAL … Continue reading

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Met Office becomes lead scientific adviser to Climate Week

The Met Office is to be the lead science advisor for Climate Week, which runs from 21st to 27th March 2011.  The role of the Met Office as lead science advisor is to explain some of the key science issues … Continue reading

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Don’t believe all the climate headlines

Steve Connor of the Independent has written a fascinating article today.  ‘Don’t believe the hype over climate headlines’ is about a story that ran in the paper ten years ago with which ‘climate contrarians have been making much of’. Steve makes some … Continue reading

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Met Office in the News: 26 November 2010

The cold and snow across the UK is being covered extensively with coverage including, Britain ‘faces 10-day wintry blast’ (mirror.co.uk), North-east UK struggles as snow blows in (independent.co.uk), Fresh snowfall amid ice warning (bbc.co.uk), Snowvember (thesun.co.uk) and Forecasters predict more … Continue reading

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