Nick and Mike wrap up the summer with a discussion of their learnings from the Flying Into Hail event in Calgary, hosted by the Alberta Hail Suppression Project. We hear about how the project contracts Weather Modification International to reduce hail damage in an area of Alberta’s Tornado Alley by way of cloud seeding – a fleet of planes at Springbank and Red Deer Airports regularly fly into our most violent storms aiming to mitigate hail damage by cloud seeding with flares.
Future Chat 154 - We're With Celebrities (FC #154 Bonus Live Interview Audio from TasteTECH)
Senior Correspondent Nick and Correspondent-in-Training Mike attend the June 6, 2018 Genome Alberta TasteTECH event at The Tastemarket by SAIT in Calgary. Experts from a number of local food and food-adjacent industries are interviewed as an excuse to drink beer and indulge in some genetically-modified delicacies from around Alberta.
Nick and Mike (along with a special appearance by Rob) discuss the Genome Alberta TasteTECH event during a live recording at the June 7, 2018 APN Podcasts Connect event (a part of the Inventures conference in Calgary). Cold brews, salmon farming, and Arctic Apples are just a few of the many wonders of gene modification technology that are explored.