CMOS 51st Congress - Future Earth Interviews

The Canadian Meteorological and Oceanographic Society's 51st Congress (CMOS Congress) will be held from June 4th to 8th, 2017 at the Downtown Hilton Toronto, Ontario. The theme of the congress is "Future Earth: Weather, Oceans, Climate". The congress will bring together over 600 scientists and other professionals from across Canada and other countries, with a focus on topics in atmospheric, ocean and earth sciences. Interviews, by Dr. Sarah Knight of the Congress Communications Team, with some of CMOS' top scientists, will be conducted and included here in the run-up to the Congress in June. With over 40 scientific sessions covering a range of highly relevant topics - many of which are essential research areas for the health of the planet and its inhabitants - the CMOS Congress is a crucial gathering for some of Canada's top environmental scientists. (

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Ep 5 Dr. Andrew Weaver - Science & Politics

Updated 3 months ago.

Interview with BC Green Party leader Dr. Andrew Weaver, in the wake of the May 9th election that has left the Green Party in a powerful position. As Dr. Weaver is knee-deep in negotiations with NDP and Liberal leaders who look to earn Green king-maker support, he took a break to offer his thoughts on the role of science in politics, his stance on climate change and intergenerational equity, his strong feelings about the importance of climate scientists communicating their work, his suggestions for citizen action for positive environmental change, and more.