Challenging Habitat
Clouds over land and sea

State of the UK Climate

The National Oceanography Centre (NOC) published The State of the UK Climate 2021 report on 28 July 2022. If you are interested in making sense of specific, significant weather events in the UK and want to know whether… Read More

Royal Meteorological Society

When the Royal Meteorological Society invited me to write a guest blog about the Antarctic Quest 21 expedition for their MetMatters page, I analysed the daily SitReps provided daily from the Antarctic Peninsula by expedition leader Paul Hart… Read More

Snow accumulation pole at basecamp, Portal Point, installed on 15 Dec 2021. (c) Antarctic Quest 21.

Snowfall on the Antarctic Peninsula

It snows on the Antarctic Peninsula. (Still :))

Alone with the Elements!

As eight explorers turn their backs to the departing ship, they know that for the next six weeks, the team are totally self-reliant.