Science is Everywhere 4- The Science of Weather

Mar 24, 2014, 04:53 PM

Episode four of Science is Everywhere, broadcast on Newstalk 106-108fm on the 22nd March 2014. In this episode of Science is Everywhere, we investigate the science behind the weather. Lara meets with Gerald Fleming, head of forecasting in MET Eireann, and he explains to her how experience, mathematical equations and technology helps them form the weather forecast we receive. Prof John Sweeney explains to Lara the difference between climate and weather and Dr Jimmy Murphy shows Lara the impact of climate change on coastal structures. Science is Everywhere is an Athena Media production for Newstalk 106-108fm made with the support of the BAI. The producer is Helen Shaw, the audio editor is Amy Millar. Science is Everywhere is copyright Athena Media Ltd. No reproduction or use without consent.