Climate zones

How distinct climate zones can be identified in different parts of the world.

Freezing point and boiling point

A demonstration of freezing and boiling points, and standard measurements of temperature.

Making weekly weather recordings

How to measure and record weather using a thermometer, an anemometer and a rain gauge.

Measuring temperature using a thermometer

A demonstration of how to measure the air temperature using a thermometer.

The effect of the Gulf Stream on the climate of Scotland

The Gulf Stream gives southwestern Scotland a mild climate.

The effect of weather on rocks

How rocks on the Earth's surface can be worn away by the weather into interesting shapes.

Weather and farming in the Southern Uplands of Scotland

The differences in weather conditions and landscapes between Dumfries and Galloway.

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