Play Live Radio
Next Up:
Available On Air Stations
Make a gift to NHPR and have a Valentine's message to a loved one read on air!
The Exchange

The Weather Machine: A Journey Inside the Forecast

HarperCollins Publishers

In his new book, The Weather Machine, Andrew Blum explores the people, the technology, and the infrastructure behind the weather forecast we rely on day to day, and the role of meteorology in the study of our planet and global policy and decision making. The book is on sale June 25th. 

Andrew Blum is an author and journalist who has been published in WIRED, Popular Science, Vanity Fair, and the New Yorker. His previous book, Tubes: A Journey to the Center of the Internet, explored the physical infrastructure of the internet.