Kerry A. Emanuel | Predicting and Adapting to Increased Hurricane Risk

Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Kerry A. Emanuel | Predicting and Adapting to Increased Hurricane Risk || Radcliffe Institute

Kerry A. Emanuel shares some of the latest research on tropical cyclones (a.k.a. hurricanes) and explains why their destructiveness is expected to increase. He also explores ways of dealing with the increasing risk of these fascinating yet destructive storms, which are a leading cause of mortality and damage among all natural hazards. 

Introduction by John Huth, faculty codirector of the science program at the Radcliffe Institute and the Donner Professor of Science in the Harvard Faculty of Arts and Sciences, Harvard University