weather

El Nino weather: Worries grow over humanitarian impact

Posted in Science on 30th Dec, 2015
by Alex Muller

The strongest El Nino weather cycle on record is likely to increase the threat of hunger and disease for millions of people in 2016.

NASA Study: Mass Gains of Antarctic Ice Sheet Greater than Losses

Posted in Science on 2nd Nov, 2015
by Alex Muller

Increases in Antarctic snow is currently adding enough ice to the continent to outweigh the losses from its thinning glaciers.

Cold Weather: More Deadly Than Extremely Hot Days

Posted in Featured, Science on 24th May, 2015
by Alex Muller

Cold weather kills 20 times as many people as hot weather, according to recent findings.

Pollen particles may affect weather by seeding clouds

Posted in Science on 5th May, 2015
by Alex Muller

A new study flips how scientists typically thought of the relationship between weather and pollen.

Risk from extreme weather set to rise

Posted in Featured, Science on 29th Nov, 2014
by Alex Muller

The risk to individuals from floods will rise more than four-fold and the drought risk will treble.