Episode 16: Economics of weather information

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Episode 16: Economics of weather information
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In this episode, hosts David Rogers and Alan Thorpe meet Thomas Frei to explore the economics of weather information, the increasing sensitivity of business and society to the weather, and the evolving roles of the public, private and academic sectors in the global weather enterprise.

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Episode 15: Building urban resilience to compound extreme weather events and risks

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Episode 15: Building urban resilience to compound extreme weather events and risks
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In this episode of The WeatherPod, hosts David Rogers & Alan Thorpe meet Dr Nina Ridder, of the University of New South Wales and Dr Faith Taylor, of King’s College London to discuss the huge impact extreme weather & climate events – especially compound events, such as heatwaves followed by heavy rainfall – are having on urban areas and human settlements.

This is the second episode of The WeatherPod produced in collaboration with the  Young Earth System Scientists (YESS) Community.

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Episode 14: Machine learning and artificial intelligence in weather and climate research

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Episode 14: Machine learning and artificial intelligence in weather and climate research
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In this episode of The WeatherPod, hosts David Rogers & Alan Thorpe meet Yuhan (Douglas) Rao, a Postdoctoral Research Scholar at the North Carolina Institute for Climate Studies in the US, and Chen Chen, a Senior Research Scientist at the Centre for Climate Research Singapore.

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Episode 13: Enhancing early warning systems in Africa and Asia

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Episode 13: Enhancing early warning systems in Africa and Asia
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In this episode of The WeatherPod, hosts Alan Thorpe & David Rogers meet Dr. A R Subbiah of the The Regional Integrated Multi-Hazard Early Warning System for Africa and Asia (RIMES).

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Episode 12: Prospects & opportunities for weather & climate services in Africa

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In this special video episode of The WeatherPod, hosts Alan Thorpe & David Rogers invited into the studio two colleagues – Jerry Lengoasa and Makoto Suwa – to discuss the role played by government, development partners, national meteorological and hydrological services and private sector weather services in reducing the risks on business and society of extreme weather & climate change.

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