Snow

“It’s Too Cold Snow”

Our parents have been telling us this one since we were young. It’s an old saying that goes back years that claims to dictate a form of precipitation that’s often associated with Christmas, winter and is of course any commuter’s worst nightmare. But can it really be too cold to snow or is it just a stupid myth that really …

Rain

It’s All About Rain

Ah the rain, a weather condition commonly associated with Britain, where many claim that it never stops raining. Hated by many, but relied upon to top-up our water supplies of rivers, reservoirs and groundwater storage. What is rain? Rain is condensed aqueous vapour that is found in the atmosphere that ‘falls to the ground’ in drops of an approximate diameter …

Turning Plastic Bags Back Into Oil – A Good Idea?

After glancing at Twitter a few days ago, I found an image that suggested turning plastic bags back into oil would apparently save the environment! The question is though, would this actually benefit the environment or just add fuel to the fire of climate change? What is oil and why is important? Oil in its raw form is a highly …