Ever wondered why natural disasters happen? Or been frustrated by a flight cancelled by volcanic ash clouds? Earth science affects our lives in all kinds of ways, throwing up a lot of questions along the way.
This month, to coincide with Earth Science Week, the Science Council’s Hidden Science mobile phone app is Earth science themed! The app can be found within the ‘Do some good’ app, and allows users to submit questions which are answered directly by scientists.
There are some seriously clever Earth scientists standing by to answer (or at least try!) your questions, so have a go! Answered questions are being posted on the website, so you can have a browse.
In our final Earth Science Week blog, things get very serious as we engage in some highly scientific experimentation to find out what the best sweets are for demonstrating geological principles….