In the Spotlight Weather Tongan eruption sends atmospheric shockwaves around the world 20 January 2022 The impact of the violent volcanic eruption of Hunga Tonga-Hunga Ha'apai was felt around the globe, with barometers in the UK recording pressure changes from the atmospheric shockwaves. Climate In the Spotlight Weather Conclusion from COP26 18 November 2021 The Royal Meteorological Society's David Warrilow discusses the outcome of the conference in Glasgow and the next steps in tackling climate change Climate Weather Key findings from the latest IPCC Report 11 August 2021 Prof Liz Bentley, Chief Executive of the Royal Meteorological Society, presents some of the key findings from the recent IPCC 6th Assessment Report Climate Setting Store by Carbon Sinks 01 February 2021 Many will be familiar with the idea of planting trees to save the planet. But is there a bit more to it … In the Spotlight Routing apps can deliver real-time insights into traffic emissions 20 August 2020 Routing apps such as Google Maps or Nokia’s Here platform could offer a cost-effective way of calculating emission hotspots in real time, say researchers at the University of Birmingham. Citizen Science Science Experiments for Children - Air Pollution 19 August 2020 Dr Emily Shuckburgh OBE FRMetS - Director at Cambridge Zero has made another video of science experiments for children. This time the experiments are about air pollution. In the Spotlight Observed reductions in NO2 emissions: a silver-lining from COVID-19 23 March 2020 Over the past week, the European Space Agency released data that provides a welcome positive in amidst the challenge of COVID-19. Climate Global carbon budgets - new briefing paper and podcast released 23 September 2019 The Society released another climate science briefing paper on “Global Carbon Budgets”, together with a podcast. Climate IPCC Special Report on Climate Change and Land released 12 August 2019 “Climate Change and Land” is the title of the latest report released by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC). We take a look at the background of the report and its headline statements.