The Race Is On
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The Race Is On

  Please join us on 16th Novermber for a very special preview of The Race is On. This Southampton-produced documentary feature emphasises the seriousness of the climate change threat, but also shows us how we can avoid its most dangerous consequences. Presented by University of Southampton academic Dr James Dyke the film features contributions from … Continue reading

What has NASA ever done for us?
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What has NASA ever done for us?

On Thursday 12th January Dr Gavin Schmidt, Director of the NASA Goddard Institute for Space Studies, will be giving a talk on climate science at the University of Southampton. He will argue that despite increased certainty that humans are responsible for recent global warming, avoiding the worst impacts requires a much deeper connection between policy-making … Continue reading

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

From exporting wool to importing iPads, the Port of Southampton has been central to the region’s economy for over a thousand years. Will future climate change impacts threaten this long maritime history? The port employs 15,000 people and has a turnover of £700 million per year More extreme weather events can mean damage and closures … Continue reading