How to navigate using the Weather Page 2

White Out and Prevailing Winds

My thanks to Ginny Howells for coming on a course and for this wonderful email: "I just thought I'd share how I used natural navigation to get me home during a white out - as I thought you'd appreciate it and I wanted to say thank you!! I came on…

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The Sneckdown

It is a truth universally acknowledged by town planners that there is no finer word than 'sneckdown'. After heavy snow, town planners can see the parts of a road that are being used by cars and the parts that are still covered in snow and are therefore surplus to requirements.…

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Phototropism and Gravitropism

There is a nice example of gravitropism and phototropism in action in this picture. Gravitropism - The orientation of a plant or other organism in response to gravity. Phototropism - The orientation of a plant or other organism in response to light, either toward the source of light (positive phototropism)…

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