Climate In the Spotlight Weather Five key issues for COP28 30 November 2023 Dave Griggs, President of the Royal Meteorological Society, takes an in-depth look at the key issues and possible outcomes from the climate summit in Dubai. Climate In the Spotlight Weather Winners’ Spotlight # 4: An Interview with Francisco Negroni, Overall Winner, Standard Chartered Weather Photographer of the Year 2023 24 November 2023 How did overall winner Francisco Negroni get this incredible shot? Find out in our exclusive interview in both English and original Spanish. Lee esta entrevista en español abajo. Climate In the Spotlight Weather Weather Sensors in Tourism 22 November 2023 Climate change has led to an increase in the frequency, unpredictability and volatility of extreme weather events. Paul Smith, Managing Director at Biral, explains why the tourist industry should invest in weather detection technology. Climate In the Spotlight Weather Winner’s Spotlight #3: An interview with Fernando Braga, Public Favourite, Standard Chartered Weather Photographer of the Year 2023 17 November 2023 Fernando Braga won the public vote with his photograph of lightning bolts surrounding the Christ the Redeemer statue. Read our exclusive interview (in English and Português) on how he finally struck lucky with his winning shot. Climate In the Spotlight Weather Winner’s Spotlight #2: An Interview with Les Irwig, winner of the Standard Chartered Smartphone Weather Photographer of the Year, 2023 10 November 2023 From childhood hobby to winner of international awards, Les explains why photographers can inspire a sea change in community views about the environment. Climate In the Spotlight Weather Otis teaches a terrifying lesson in rapid hurricane intensification 30 October 2023 Hurricane Otis made landfall as a monster 165 mile-per-hour category 5 cyclone. But just 24 hours earlier it was only expected to be category 1. John Morales explains why we all need to worry. Climate In the Spotlight Weather The MetMatters Guide to the Winners of Weather Photographer of the Year 2023 12 October 2023 The winners of the Standard Chartered Weather Photographer of the Year 2023 have been announced — so here is our MetMatters guide to the weather behind the winning shots. Climate Weather Fasten your seat belt: why flights are getting bumpier 05 October 2023 If you’ve ever flown on a plane, you’ll know that turbulence is no joke. Severe turbulence can lead to flight delays, create structural damage to planes and cause injuries or even death. Climate In the Spotlight Weather Coral bleaching in the Caribbean 14 September 2023 The record summer heat of 2023 led to unprecedented coral bleaching spanning thousands of miles across the Gulf of Mexico, northern Atlantic Ocean, and the Caribbean Sea, as well as the eastern Pacific Ocean. Allison Chinchar explains why coral reefs are on the front line of climate change.