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What Is It About The Weather

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Because there is more to weather than weather itself. What Is It About The Weather is a podcast/vidcast series where we explore the various ways weather is intertwined into and impacts our lives. Weather itself is interesting and amazing, but what can be even more fascinating and intriguing is how much influence it actually has in our lives. In this journey we hope you will find yourself laughing, enjoying, and learning and from time to time even uttering “I did not know that”. Weather geek by nature, atmospheric scientist by degree and meteorologist by trade, your host Mark T Jelinek loves talking about the weather. That love for weather actually drove him back to graduate school after a successful first career in the information services field. He looks forward to expanding your weather horizons and along the way is likely to be heard muttering “I did not know that”.

Because there is more to weather than weather itself. What Is It About The Weather is a podcast/vidcast series where we explore the various ways weather is intertwined into and impacts our lives. Weather itself is interesting and amazing, but what can be even more fascinating and intriguing is how much influence it actually has in our lives. In this journey we hope you will find yourself laughing, enjoying, and learning and from time to time even uttering “I did not know that”. Weather geek by nature, atmospheric scientist by degree and meteorologist by trade, your host Mark T Jelinek loves talking about the weather. That love for weather actually drove him back to graduate school after a successful first career in the information services field. He looks forward to expanding your weather horizons and along the way is likely to be heard muttering “I did not know that”.

Location:

United States

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Because there is more to weather than weather itself. What Is It About The Weather is a podcast/vidcast series where we explore the various ways weather is intertwined into and impacts our lives. Weather itself is interesting and amazing, but what can be even more fascinating and intriguing is how much influence it actually has in our lives. In this journey we hope you will find yourself laughing, enjoying, and learning and from time to time even uttering “I did not know that”. Weather geek by nature, atmospheric scientist by degree and meteorologist by trade, your host Mark T Jelinek loves talking about the weather. That love for weather actually drove him back to graduate school after a successful first career in the information services field. He looks forward to expanding your weather horizons and along the way is likely to be heard muttering “I did not know that”.

Language:

English

Contact:

+1.404.919.2673


Episodes

Weather At What Cost?

10/15/2021
Okay time to run some budget numbers, let’s make sure we have all the categories - rent, utilities, food, transportation, weather, medical, insurance … wait a minute?

Duration:00:21:33

What Ratio Is Your Weather?

10/1/2021
You know what they say, 60% of the time it works every time … but what in the world does that have to do with weather?!?

Duration:00:25:09

Does Weather Make Babies?

10/1/2021
There went the lights, what a storm, where are the candles? Hmm, what about some wine, a little romantic music, and some … wait, wait, wait, this is a family friendly show

Duration:00:23:50

Did Victorian Forecasters Keep Weather In The Dark Ages?

9/24/2021
Pain reduction, lowering blood pressure, reducing blood clot risks … leeches are amazing creatures, I wonder if they can forecast the weather?

Duration:00:25:07

Can You Make Weather Forecasts Better?

9/17/2021
Got a lot done today, made some donations, got groceries for the next week, helped a neighbor remove a dead tree, but the forecast was for rain and it was a beautiful fall day. What can I do about that?

Duration:00:25:11

Whether Weather Words Work?

9/10/2021
How about that storm earlier, I think it was raining sharks and squids!

Duration:00:21:41

Do Sensationalist Forecasts Matter?

9/3/2021
Let’s see here … New crypto currency … Messi and Ronaldo to play together for Atlanta United … Could quiche be the next diet craze? … 12 major hurricanes forecast for the hurricane season? … Wait, what???

Duration:00:27:09

What Is A Weather Survey?

8/27/2021
Phone - check, laptop - check, map - check, tape measure - check, camera - check, paper clips???

Duration:00:21:16

Does Weather Spark Creativity?

8/20/2021
The door opens, cold air rushes in and the sound of the wind drowns out all other noise. A weary traveler enters the room, pulls off bundles of clothes, pauses, and then scream "Eureka"!

Duration:00:27:04

Does Weather Remember?

8/13/2021
You hear "Hurricane Yoda is due to make landfall in Bergvilleton", you think 'wait didn't hurricane X-ray just strike there last week?'

Duration:00:26:14

Why Does Olympic Weather Suck?

8/6/2021
You settle into a comfy spot, grab the remote, on they come, the Olympic games. The first words out of the announcers mouth is 'it is so hot'...

Duration:00:26:33

Is Weather Fired Up?

7/30/2021
You pull out your best elk skin for a night around the fire, but alas, rain puts it out, bummer! Lucy says ugh, ogh, wag lash, which translates as 'is it time to send bob out to harvest sky fire'?

Duration:00:23:32

What If Weather Disappeared?

7/23/2021
The asteroid is coming, no avoiding it. You make your way to your predesignated cave. The door locks, the weather shifts to a constant temperature and humidity forever. How will you cope?

Duration:00:20:58

Will Weather Spontaneously Kill You?

7/16/2021
You decide to get a little morning exercise, it has been a bit warm but you are sure you can handle it. You start a light jog, you notice sweat forming quickly, then poof you are talking to your your creator!

Duration:00:19:32

Did You Say Weather Wars?

7/9/2021
You make your favorite drink, it was a long day, it was a long week, you find that comfy spot on the sofa, start flipping through options to watch - Netflix, Disney, HBOMax, AppleTV+, The Weather Channel?

Duration:00:26:34

What If We Need Micro Forecasts?

7/2/2021
Its 2030, you hop in your car, it starts taking you to work and suddenly hopes off the interstate and moments later lightning strikes right in the middle of the interstate?

Duration:00:26:43

Plants vs Varmints - Which Is A Better Weather Forecaster?

6/25/2021
Its cold day. Its been a brutal winter. But why in the world would you believe an animal crawling out of the ground to tell you when spring will arrive?

Duration:00:21:43

Is Weather Cramping Your Spontaneity?

6/18/2021
Its a beautiful summer day and you just finished a great outdoor lunch with friends. Someone suggests heading to the new hang gliding venue folks have been talking about. But wait, weren't afternoon thunderstorms in the forecast? What do you do?

Duration:00:26:14

Does Weather Make You Stylish?

6/11/2021
You woke up this morning, checked the weather, adjusted your outfit. But have you ever stopped to think about how weather actually shape the fashion industry?

Duration:00:21:27

How Does Weather Shape Our Lifespaces?

6/4/2021
Weather influences almost everything around us, but understanding the behaviors is critical for those who design the structures that surround us.

Duration:00:23:14