Why Is Weather Essential To Advancing Technology?

Numerical weather prediction was born before computers and to this day leverages every technology advance we have seen. Why is it that weather forecasting is arguably the most effective discipline for maximizing the benefits of technology?

Here a few useful links from this episode:

  • The quiet revolution of numerical weather prediction
    • http://www.nature.com/nature/journal/v525/n7567/abs/nature14956.html
  • The weather social
    • https://thewxsocial.com/

And now for the episode …