Water Cooler Talk Podcast

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Ocean Deserts w/ Xubin Zeng

November 9, 2021

Joined by guest host Professor Xubin Zeng (18:37), Adam and Professor Zeng discuss the science behind zapping rain clouds with laser beams to make rain (02:42) and how attribution science is being used to study how climate change is impacting extreme weather events (35:01). Enjoy!


Learn more about Professor Zeng’s charity of choice, the American Meteorological Society. “The AMS is a global community committed to advancing weather, water and climate science and service.”


[News Story]


How Dubai Is Using Laser Drones To Shock Rainwater Out Of The Sky


“Doomsday Vault” Town Warming Faster Than Any Other On Earth


[Episode Links]


Xubin Zeng (XZeng.faculty.arizona.edu)


Our Website (www.WaterCoolerTalkPod.com)


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