Publications and more
Learn more about space weather and Met Office space weather operations by reading our publications and presentations, and watching a selection of videos and animations.
Brochures and datasheets
Learn more about space weather, its impacts on Earth and how these impacts are monitored.
Suzy Bingham recently gave the following two presentations at COSPAR 2018 in Pasadena on Operational space weather forecasting at the UK Met Office and the Verification of Met Office Space Weather Centre forecasts.
View our recent presentation about the importance of heliospheric observations and measurements for space weather forecasting.
View our recent presentation about verification of space weather forecasts.
Videos and animations
Animation showing how what happens on the Sun affects us on Earth.
Alex Deakin explains how and why the Northern Lights occur.
Space weather describes events in space that can impact our lives here on Earth.
The 1859 solar storm, also known as the Carrington Event, remains the largest on record, how would it effect the Earth if it happened today?