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An open letter to the weather

‘Dear Weather. It’s sad to see you’re not well at the moment. What’s wrong? Have we done something to upset you? It’s not like you’re ignored; most conversations mention you at some point.’

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Posted: Jun 14th, 2012
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Buy an umbrella – Your handy guide to surviving the drought

Follow our top tips for getting through the drought. Have you considered retaining back-up water stocks in jerry cans in your garage? Or sharing baths and showers – if your partner isn’t in, why not ask around a few of the neighbours?

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Posted: May 3rd, 2012
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World first as British scientists harness drizzle power

limitless supplies of greyness just waiting to be tappedThe rest of the world may be moving towards greater use of solar power or wind power, but renewable energy generation that taps into specific local atmospheric conditions in the UK has leapt forward with a Manchester project that uses drizzle to power street lights.

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Posted: Sep 5th, 2009
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