2010

New York Times Dot Earth blog | December 28, 2010

Putting a Siberian Snow Connection to the Test

By Andrew C. Revkin in DotEarth blog. Revkin dives into AER's scientific model and approach to improve predictions of winter temperatures. Highlights Siberian snow cover that helps predict whether we'll have a colder (or warmer) winter in the Northern Hemisphere.

Bryan Walsh of TIME gives insights and reactions to research by Judah Cohen, the director of seasonal forecasting at the environmental research firm AER, that increasing seasonal snow cover in Siberia may drive extreme winter weather.

New York Times | December 27, 2010

Wintry Weather and Global Warming

By Andrew C. Revkin in DotEarth blog. Round up of reactions to Cohen’s thesis by other climate scientists.

Forbes | December 27, 2010

Is Global Warming Making It Snow?

Insights and reactions on winter season forecast in NY Times Op Ed by Cohen.

New York Times | December 26, 2010

Bundle Up, It’s Global Warming

New York Times Op Ed by Judah Cohen, director of seasonal forecasting at Atmospheric and Environmental Research

CNBC Squawk Box | November 23, 2010

Black Friday Forecast

CNBC Squawk Box | September 3, 2010

Hurricane Earl Means (Bad) Business

Business impacts of Hurricane Earl, the first land-falling hurricane of 2010 to impact North Carolina and threaten New England, plus the remainder of the 2010 hurricane season.

CNBC Squawk Box | September 3, 2010

Hurricane Earl Means (Bad) Business

Business impacts of Hurricane Earl, the first land-falling hurricane of 2010 to impact North Carolina and threaten New England, plus the remainder of the 2010 hurricane season.

Perspectives from America | September 1, 2010

Finding consistency amid increasingly chaotic weather

How weather analytics make global underwriting more predictable

By Kyle Beatty, CCM, managing director of business solutions, Atmospheric and Environmental Research (AER)

With a hurricane making its way towards the BP Oil spill, scientific research of AER's scientists are developing an algorithm to govern weather predictions across the U.S. depicting how the smallest change in temperature and humidity can change the course of a Hurricane.

BlackRock Energy & Resources Fund manager relies on AER’s weather forecasts to gauge heating demand that moves the oil and coal markets...commissioned Atmospheric & Environmental Research (AER), a Lexington (Mass.) consultancy to synthesize the climate literature.”

CNBC Squawk Box | June 1, 2010

Hedging Hurricane Season

Hurricane season has officially started, and experts expect it to be the worst since 2005.

Fox Business | May 12, 2010

Heavy Hurricane Season Ahead

“The second study, presented at a conference of the American Meteorological Society in Atlanta, says that whether or not the nature of hurricanes changes, the property damage they wreak in the U.S. will rise an average 20% over the next two decades because of the rising sea level caused by global warming.”