Cloud Lovers, Unite!

At The Cloud Appreciation Society we love clouds, we’re not ashamed to say it and we’ve had enough of people moaning about them. Read our manifesto and see how we are fighting the banality of ‘blue-sky thinking’. If you agree with what we stand for, then join the society for a minimal one-off postage and administration fee and receive your very own official membership certificate and badge.

Heart Shaped Cloud Over North Devon

Cloud News Heart Shaped Cloud over North Devon

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Gemma Rapkins, 29 and friend Kiren Ali, 36, were relaxing by a swimming pool in Ebberley, North Devon, UK when they saw this heart shaped cloud drifting overhead. The Western Morning News added a the image and brief account to …read more…

Veins of Heaven © P-M Hedén

Cloud News Veins of Heaven

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On 31st July NASA’s Astronomy Picture of the Day was entitled “Veins of Heaven” taken by P M Hedén. It shows an exceptional display of noctilucent clouds which were captured earlier in July above the island of Gotland, Sweden. You …read more…


Cloud News We’ve posted the Cloud of the Month for August

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There’s a flying carpet cloud over Exeter, UK. See August Cloud of the Month here…

Steven Connor

Cloud News Obnubilation

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We all know how clouds are often to be used to describe negative things – someone ‘having a cloud hanging over them’ or there being ‘a cloud on the horizon’. We were interested to read a scholarly article about the …read more…

Smart Water: Look Up

Cloud News Smartwater: Look Up

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Cloud Appreciation Society member, Elizabeth Gordon, recently sent us the link to Drink Smart Water which has been inspired by the clouds. She says it’s a little fun and if you click the screen there are options to play with …read more…

PHOG Water Cloud Harvesting

Cloud News PHOG Water Cloud Harvesting

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We were recently contacted by the PHOG Water Team, a water sourcing venture that harvests pure water directly from clouds and fog with the mission to expand clean water access worldwide. In the summer of 2013, they successfully tested a …read more…

Cloud Lamp

Cloud News Storm Cloud Lamp

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We recently came across this rather clever – and very expensive – ‘smart’ cloud lamp, made by Richard Clarkson Studios. The description claims that “The Smart cloud is the fully featured unit. Remote, Color changing lights, 2.1 Speakers, motion detection …read more…