For the love of weather

di Gemma Plumb & Aisling Creevey

Meet Gemma and Aisling. They have worked in the UK as meteorologists for over ten years. Gemma came up with the idea that maybe others might like to listen to the non stop conversations they still have all these years later about the weather. Over the years they have forecast for festivals, farming, road, rail, energy, media, aviation and even the humble ice cream demand forecast and so much more. They have gone through job ch... Leggi dettagli

Episodi del podcast

  • Stagione 4

  • S04 E10 - Zoologist, science communicator and author of ‘Forget me not’. It’s Sophie Pavelle. 

    S04 E10 - Zoologist, science communicator and author of ‘Forget me not’. It’s Sophie Pavelle. 

    After a brief brush with a military career Sophie found her calling as a campaign and communications lead with the Beaver’s Trust where she presented their award winning documentary ‘Beavers without Border’. She loves sharing her ...

    50:33
  • S04 E09 - Meet Dr Ganga Shreedhar, behavioural and experimental economist.

    S04 E09 - Meet Dr Ganga Shreedhar, behavioural and experimental economist.

    Dr Ganga Shreedhar was an absolutely fascinating guest. She is an assistant professor in behavioural science at the London School of Economics. Ganga is an applied behavioural and experimental economist studying how to change huma...

    59:46
  • S04 E08 - From Vineyards to viticulture meet wine maker Peter Macauley

    S04 E08 - From Vineyards to viticulture meet wine maker Peter Macauley

    Meet Peter Macauley. He is a young wine maker in Chapeldown in Kent. The changing climate here in the UK has meant that growing wine is now a viable option and it turns out wine makers in the UK are getting pretty good at making s...

    56:36
  • S04 E07 - Zombie fires with Dr Mark Parrington

    S04 E07 - Zombie fires with Dr Mark Parrington

    Dr Mark Parrington is a senior scientist in the Copernicus Atmosphere Monitoring Service (CAMS) Development Section at ECMWF working on wildfire emissions.Mark begins by telling us about Saharan dust in the UK. He also talks us t...

    45:33
  • S04 E06 - Who knew plants were carnivors! Meet Botanist Leif Bersweden

    S04 E06 - Who knew plants were carnivors! Meet Botanist Leif Bersweden

    Leif is a botanist and author. He first book is called ‘the orchid hunter’ and his new book ‘where the wildflowers grow’ will be released this summer. In case you thought that writing a book wasn't enough of an achievement he has ...

    50:58