COMMENT: Parents can’t answer everything children ask about science – and that’s OK

COMMENT: Parents can’t answer everything children ask about science – and that’s OK

Press releases   •   Nov 10, 2015 15:39 GMT

Carol Davenport, Director, Think Physics, Faculty of Engineering and Environment at Northumbria University, comments on talking science with children for The Conversation.

Northumbria academic says ‘Little Ice Age’ could hit Earth in 2020

Northumbria academic says ‘Little Ice Age’ could hit Earth in 2020

Press releases   •   Jul 21, 2015 12:15 BST

​A ‘Little Ice Age’ which caused severe winters in the 17th Century could return in five years’ time due to a predicted fall in solar activity.

COMMENT: The scorching winds on the surface of the sun – and how we’re forecasting them

COMMENT: The scorching winds on the surface of the sun – and how we’re forecasting them

Press releases   •   Jul 31, 2015 11:14 BST

​Dr Richard Morton from the Department of Mathematics and Information Sciences discusses his research into solar winds in space.