8. Rain, Plowtery, Dreich
environmental and cultural significance of rain. They discover the
mythology and superstition of rain for fishermen of Shetland and try to
make sense of the black rain prophecies of the Brahan Seer.
They look at the geography of Scotland to understand why this place gets
such an impressive amount of rain and discuss the wonders of the Celtic
They think about how this wet climate shapes nature, beliefs and people.