Commentary | Mar 10, 2018 | By Sumeep Bath, Media and Communications Officer , Cyndy Desjardins, Food Web Biologist , Geoffrey Gunn, Geographer , Sonya Havens, Research Chemist , Hisham Osman, Hydrologist

What is Climate? Our scientists explain it all to an eleven-year old

What is climate?

It’s a more difficult question than you would think, especially when you have to explain it to an eleven-year old.

As a submission to this year’s Flame Challenge, four of our researchers break down the concept of ‘climate’, and explain why climates are changing around the world, and why it matters.