Geography snippets from around the world this week.
- Professor Dave Petley blogs on all things related to landslides. This is a link to a post he has written on the power of flash floods and includes a dramatic YouTube video. Worth a watch!
- We’re looking at cold environments at the moment, this BBC article gives you an idea of how ownership of one cold environment, Antarctica, is more complicated than it first seems. It may be cold, dry and inhospitable, but it turns out everybody wants a chunk of the white continent.
- The hurricane season is getting underway in the Atlantic with Arthur, which is currently moving up the Eastern seaboard of the United States, follow the Met Office link to find out more.
- If all that reading is a little too much on Friday evening, sit back and take in the views in this inspirational clip of the earth from space.