Category Archives: academia

Upcoming Event: Low Carbon Heat Infrastructure, 23 February #Manchester

Free seminar, no need to book. Tyndall Manchester would like to invite you to attend the next talk in our seminar series on “Low Carbon Heat Infrastructure” by Dr. Mei Ren, on Thursday 23rd February (room C1, George Begg Building, Sackville … Continue reading

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Upcoming: Climate Justice & Economic Growth #Manchester, 30-1 January

ESRC Seminar: Climate Justice and Economic Growth Venue: E2 Renold Building, University of Manchester 30-31 January, 2017 It’s free, but you gotta register – you do that here. Maybe some of the clowns who blocked Manchester City Council doing a … Continue reading

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Event Report: Changing Institutions and these children that you spit on…

Anything blog about an event with change in the title twice (“Changing Institutions in a Changing Climate”) needs to start with this; Audley Genus is a professor of innovation and technology management at Kingston Business School, Kingston University.  He straddles … Continue reading

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Event Report: Kevin Anderson on informed hope Trumping despair…

The tl:dr.  Professor Kevin Anderson, one of the most plain-spoken and photogenic* climate scientists on the planet still isn’t willing to say that we are definitely doomed.  Graphs and well-aimed barbs at policy-makers and climate scientists ensued…. [*  he’s a bloke, … Continue reading

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“Can we govern the #climate?” #Manchester, 19th October

Professor Harriet Bulkeley, Professor of Geography, Durham University will be giving the SCI Seminar on the 19 October 2016, entitled ‘Can We Govern the Climate?’. The seminar will be held in Room B5, Alliance Manchester Business School East, between 4.00 … Continue reading

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Upcoming event: C02e Zombie climatic metric? #Manchester 13th October

CO2e- the Zombie Climate Metric Professor Raymond Pierrehumbert, University of Oxford Thursday 13th October (room C21, Pariser Building, Sackville Street) at 4.00pm.  Please note the change of venue from the usual Tyndall seminars room! Anthropogenic greenhouse gases vary in the two dimensional … Continue reading

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Epic #climate twitter slap down (not #Manchester )

Sometimes you can say a lot in 140 characters…  

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