“We need to act now” – Maynooth professor calls for new system to improve global temperature measurement
This generation’s research must provide solutions for further generations to right the wrongs of damage inflicted on the planet.
Date: Wednesday, 01 November 2017
The study suggests that future volcanism will likely increase stresses on ecosystems and society by causing a more fluctuating climate with more extremes.
Date: Monday, 02 October 2017
Congratulations to all our Geography undergraduate, MLitt and PhD students who graduated at the Conferring Ceremonies this week.
Date: Friday, 08 September 2017
Changing climate shifts timing of European Floods
Date: Thursday, 10 August 2017
Key dataset helps scientists understand Earth’s climate
Date: Thursday, 20 July 2017
Innovative participatory learning data rescue activity recognised by World Meteorological Organization
This year our GY313 climate change course assessment was changed up by course convener Dr. Conor Murphy, supported by PhD candidate Ciara Ryan and postdoctoral researchers Dr. Catriona Duffy and Dr. Ciaran Broderick
Date: Thursday, 08 June 2017
Water is a fragile resource that needs to be protected for the well-being of the citizens of the state.
Date: Friday, 24 March 2017
Prof Peter Thorne, Professor in Physical Geography (Climate Change) at Maynooth University in Ireland and Director of the Irish Climate Analysis and Research UnitS group (ICARUS) reponds to recent media suggesting National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration in the United States had manipulated data to pressurse world leaders.
Date: Wednesday, 08 February 2017
In an ambitious research led teaching experiment, undergraduate students at Maynooth University Department of Geography have been collaborating with Met Éireann to rescue historic rainfall data.
Date: Tuesday, 10 January 2017
Lessons learned from rescued data records will help us to understand, plan for, and cope with future climatic extremes; ACRE Climate Conference at Maynooth University emphasises importance of historical records in future planning
Date: Monday, 20 June 2016