Do you have a spare 4.5 minutes? Then I highly recommend you check out this video from NASA.
Focusing on the Earth’s magnetosphere and climate engine, the video follows a trail of energy that flows from the Sun into the Earth’s atmosphere, oceans, and biosphere - the three interacting systems that shape our climate.
It is based on real satellite data and computer simulations and is the result of two years of work drawing on the expertise of several collaborators.
SCIENCE has explained nothing; the more we know the more fantastic the world becomes and the profounder the surrounding darkness. Aldous Huxley, 1894-1963.
This blog resides firmly at the intersection of scientific research, education, art, and communication. Herein lies information and current happenings related to each, as well as any other sciencey goodness worth sharing.
Hi there, I'm Jim: PhD student in the biological sciences, enthusiast, friendly neighbour, Australian.