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Storm Troupers: The Fight to Forecast the Weather 2016

  • 2018-12-24T21:00:00+00:00s at 2018-12-24T21:00:00+00:00 on BBC Four
  • 2016-05-23T07:00:00Z
  • 60 mins
  • 3 hours, 0 mins
  • Documentary

In this 3x60’ series for BBC Four presenter Alok Jha charts the history of weather forecasting from its origins in the early 19th century. From the first use of forecasting - to help save lives at sea, the vital role it played in military strategies in WW1 and D-Day and the transformation it underwent to become a crucial part of our modern day culture and world economy.

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