World Meteorological Day events at Leeds University

World Meteorological Day 23rd March 2015 exciting weather-related activities for KS3, 4 and 5 – Free!

Celebrate World Meteorological Day with us! Your students can find out about the science behind the weather from interactive demonstrations, and get the inside story from one of the people who made a BBC documentary in an airship. Details below. If you would like to stay for a full day bring a packed lunch. Campus tours can be arranged on request.
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All Aboard the Cloud Lab: Crossing America in an Airship (KS3, 4 and 5) 23/03/15 (11:00 – 12:00)
Cloud Lab Scientist Jim McQuaid explains the science behind the stories from the TV series, and shows some of the amazing things that never made it onto the screen.

Weather and Water: Demisting the science of our atmosphere (KS3)23/03/15 (13:00 – 15:00)
Celebrate World Meteorological Day with the Institute for Climate and Atmospheric Science! This interactive session will allow participants to investigate the many processes that make our weather.