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Centre for Atmospheric Science

News Archive - 2010

Barometer Podcast

Our first Podcast

25.06.10. Our first podcast about weather and climate, The Barometer, takes a look at how weather and climate are affecting the World Cup in South Africa.

Ash Cloud

Volcanic Ash Emergency Response

25.06.10. Scientists from the Centre have recently been involved in the UK's response to the eruption of the Eyjafjallajokull volcano in Iceland. Between the 20th of April and 18th of May we flew ten research sorties in collaboration with scientists from the UK Met Office and made ground based Lidar measurements of the ash cloud.


Research grants awarded

15.01.10. Three NERC research grants totalling over £1,000,000 have been awarded to scientists in the Centre for Atmospheric Science