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New ClimateSnack Website

We have recently launched the all-new ClimateSnack website. The website address is http://www.climatesnack.com. As you can see from the url, the old site is now only found via http://www.letstalkclimate.com. We have already published a couple of snacks on the new … Continue reading

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Funneling group discussions

The success of writing groups depends on effective feedback discussions. Structuring these feedback discussions is far more challenging than I first imagined. I was therefore very happy to read David Schultz’s advice in his book Eloquent Science. In the book, David describes the … Continue reading

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ClimateSnack at Stockholm University

Last Wednesday marked the birth of ClimateSnack at Stockholm University (SU). Eleven enthusiastic ‘snackers’ gathered for a lively feedback session on the first Swedish Snack (soon on this website!). Gabriele Messori, from the Department of Meteorology, held an introductory seminar … Continue reading

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Hydrology and hydrological model

Quite often people ask me about my field of study in parties or activity groups out of geo department. When I answer: “hydrology”, there is a large chance that a big question mark shows on their face with a “not … Continue reading

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The ClimateSnack Mug Challenge

Look at the beautiful mugs the UK ClimateSnack gang got themselves for Christmas. It doesn’t get much more awesome than that! The mugs came hot off the (mug) press carrying the all-new ClimateSnack logo,

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ClimateSnack: The slow-burning conference

In June, the remote town of Oulu in northern Finland was, for a brief time, the host for Space Climate 5. This was a gathering of space and climate researchers to present their work and discuss what it all means. … Continue reading

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UCL joins ClimateSnack

Last Friday saw the launch of a new ClimateSnack group at UCL (University College London). Will Ball introduced ClimateSnack and sparked a flurry of questions from the UCL group of PhD students and post-docs. They raised points on the international … Continue reading

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ClimateSnack London

ClimateSnack held its inaugural London meeting in cooperation with the Climate-KIC summer school and the Grantham Institute on 31st July. ClimateSnack’s Will Ball and Sian Williams introduced the concept and told the attendees how they may benefit from being involved in … Continue reading

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