This is the 3rd in a series of blogs from the Edinburgh International Science Festival. Myself and six other bloggers will be writing about the event during the fortnight.
One of the themes of the Edinburgh Science Festival is climate change. From volcanoes and earthquakes to flooding and weird weather … well, we had some of that in the city itself last week.
After a lovely, sunny Monday, Tuesday's weather did a 180 degree turn and provided rain, sleet, hail, sunshine and snow. Usually all within an hour and it continued for most of the day. That's all the excuse I needed to meet up with fellow Science Festival blogger Kate Adamson for a coffee and then head off to spend the afternoon at the National Museum of Scotland with a sketchbook.
Here are some of the results: