Monthly Archives: July 2015

Solar Activity and Human Activity, Settling Their Environmental Liability. (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla)


Solar Activity and Human Activity, Settling Their Environmental Liability. (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla) Once again, scientific matters involving the state of our climate make the news. This time it is about Settling The Environmental Liability of Solar Activity and Human Activity. … Continue reading

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Something for the curious minds. Climate and Streamlines (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla, PhD)


Something for the curious minds. Climate and Streamlines (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla, PhD) An important concept in the study of our climate concerns the idea of air flows moving in the atmosphere. These air flows are generated by thermal contrasts and … Continue reading

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Wildfires On The Ground and Smoke Up In The Sky (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla)


Wildfires On The Ground and Smoke Up In The Sky (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla) Hundreds of wildfires are burning across Northwest Canada, particularly in British Columbia and Saskatchewan. The fires have spread smoke southward, across the U.S., causing air quality to … Continue reading

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European Space Agency Course. Monitoring Climate from Space. Free Access (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla)


European Space Agency Course. Monitoring Climate from Space. Free Access (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla) “Monitoring Climate from Space” is an online Course offered for free by the platform “futurelearn” in cooperation with the European Space Agency. I have done it recently … Continue reading

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Keeping an Eye on European Atmospheric Conditions (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla)


Keeping an Eye on European Atmospheric Conditions (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla) 1st July Satellite view of the atmospheric conditions over Western Europe: Visual range from ESA International Space Station Colour Range snap shot from Terra Satellite Water vapour from MODIS Temperature … Continue reading

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Lateral thinking. From Micro to Macro (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla)


Lateral thinking. From Micro to Macro. (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla) I am 40 years old. Since I was a child I have been always fascinated by understanding the world around us. Actually, more about how it works than how many names … Continue reading

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Atmospheric Circulation and Climate Drift. Are we there yet? (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla, PhD)


Atmospheric Circulation and Climate Drift. Are we “there” yet? (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla, PhD) Atmospheric Circulation Normally I spend many words trying to make a point. This time I will try to just apply images and breve comments following a chronologically … Continue reading

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