All news stories from the Tyndall Centre


How to handle heavy precipitation and prevent flooded houses in Urban quarters?

How to fight the urban heat island effect in summer? How to make a city climate resilient? Climate impacts add to the many stressors cities are already exposed and infrastructure and the urban population are highly vulnerable to these impacts.

Thursday, November 3, 2016 - 12:26

Can the Port of Southampton weather the coming storms of climate change?

Writing for Climate Conversations, Esmé Flegg of Tyndall Southampton discusses UK vulnerability to maritime disruption, arguing that "future-proofing ports, such as Southampton, is vital to maintain this flow of goods, but is also important in terms of our city’s economy."

Thursday, November 3, 2016 - 10:13

Extreme weather effects may explain recent butterfly decline

Increasingly frequent extreme weather events could threaten butterfly populations in the UK and could be the cause of recently reported butterfly population crashes, according to research from the University of East Anglia (UEA).

Thursday, November 3, 2016 - 09:43

Engaging publics with climate change through art

HELIX is sponsoring two major climate change communication events to engage the general public. Respond: Climate Change is a unique exhibition, bringing together four contemporary artists to explore the issue of climate change.

Thursday, October 20, 2016 - 15:05

Engaging children with climate change through Theatre

HELIX is sponsoring two major climate change communication events to engage the general public. On Saturday 22 October at the Norwich Science Festival in the UK is the participatory discovery trail Theatre for families, You're Getting Warmer

Thursday, October 20, 2016 - 14:16