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Climate stripes make the front page - Reading in the news Thu 23 Aug

Release Date 23 August 2018

Professor Ed Hawkins' climate stripes appear on the front page of German newspaper Wiener Zeitung


Climate stripes: German newspaper Wiener Zeitung runs a climate stripes graphic, showing global temperature rise since 1850, created by Professor Ed Hawkins (Meteorology) on its front page.

Green and pleasant land: University Business magazine features Henley Business School as its latest campus spotlight.

Zimbabwe political challenge: An article written by Dr Heike Schmidt (History) for The Conversation is republished by Harare24 and Bulawayo.


Neighbourhood plan flaws: Professor Gavin Parker (REP) spoke to BBC Radio Berkshire (51 mins 42 secs) about a report he authored on why neighbourhood plans, introduced by the Government in 2012, are not being implemented properly.


Other coverage


  • Dr Jon Shonk (Meteorology) authors an article for The Conversation on the challenges facing weather forecasters, and why forecasts are unlikely to ever be 100% accurate.
  • Dr Tara Pirie (Biological Science) was a guest on the Coffee Club segment on BBC Radio Berkshire (approx 20 mins), where she explained her research on domestic cats.



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