Over on our sister site, the Old Weather team are digitising ship’s logs from first world war Royal Navy vessels … More
Author: The Zooniverse
Storms, data-analysis and fruitcake
Thanks to everyone who helped track the most recent bunch of solar storms. Several of them came by Earth but … More
Thanks for another year of stormwatching!
As another year of stormwatching draws to a close I thought I’d summarise some of the things we have achieved … More
Real science, real progress
Hi Stormwatchers! The science team may have been a bit quiet on the Stormwatch forum of late but that doesn’t … More
Astronomy Photographer of the Year 2011 – the solar selection
Last month I attended the Astronomy Photographer of the Year awards, held at the Royal Observatory Greenwich, with fellow Solar … More
Clicks to Predictions I – Incoming trace – Identify Storms
Every four hours we pull all the data from incoming trace-it from the database, this give us a massive file … More
First results from trace-it!
Now that you have been analysing the data for some time, we can now start to look at the results … More
First scientific results submitted for publication – circular storms
Finally, a little after 1 year from the launch of SSW, we are finding ourselves in the exciting position of … More
HI ho, HI ho, it’s off to work we go!
We’ve been meeting with various people lately who are all interested in using your data analysis in their research. As … More
Science in tents – Cheltenham Sci Fest 2011
I’m just back from 2 days at Cheltenham Science Festival helping to promote Solar Stormwatch and the rest of the … More