Hong Kong workshop: Weather Science, Extreme Weather and Disaster Histories

Last week I was delighted to join a workshop at the Hong Kong Maritime Museum on the history of weather science and weather extremes in the region. The workshop brought together historians of science with atmospheric scientists interested in using historical observations to reconstruct past weather and climate. It was a great day of cross-disciplinary … Continue reading Hong Kong workshop: Weather Science, Extreme Weather and Disaster Histories

Forthcoming speaking engagements in SE Asia

In a few weeks' time I'll be heading over to Malaysia to spend some time in the archives there, as well as to visit the University of Nottingham's campus (UNMC) just outside Kuala Lumpur. I've got a few speaking engagements lined up during my trip, which will give me the opportunity to present some of … Continue reading Forthcoming speaking engagements in SE Asia