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Scott Sutherland

Scott Sutherland
Scott Sutherland comes to The Weather Network with over 10 years experience as an operational meteorologist and air quality scientist, and has embarked on a new career as a science writer and science communicator. Scott’s expertise in forecasting meteorological conditions and explaining complex concepts gives readers a unique insight into the phenomena that shapes our world. He is passionate about the issue of global warming and the impacts it is having on our planet's climate, and is a strong advocate for clean energy and action to reduce pollution and the release of greenhouse gases into the atmosphere. His personal interests include extreme weather, of course, but also stretch into astronomy, human space exploration and our robotic exploration of the planet Mars.
Lima Climate Talks - UN COP20

Climate change 'deadlock'

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TWITTER- Curiosity

Mars may have been more Earth-like for longer

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Geminid meteor shower - NASA

Geminids: The best meteor shower of the year

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Comet 67P gas plumes - ESA

Rosetta comet water unlike anything on Earth

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California Drought Satellite Images

Nature-made, but artificially enhanced

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Nor'easter - March 2014 - NOAA

Weather Science: What is a nor'easter?

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Enough Winter

Start winter on Dec. 1? To some, a good idea

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TWITTER- UK tornado plane

Luggage overweight? Blame global warming

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PHL Habitable planets

The heated search for Earth-like worlds

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Hottest October 2014 - NASA

October 2014 goes down as hottest on record

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TWITTER - Buffalo snow.png

Snow science: How did Buffalo see 65 inches?

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Nature Run CO2 - NASA Goddard

'Nature Run' blankets Earth in carbon dioxide

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Beru, Kiribati - NASA

Climate Change: 200 million displaced by 2050

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Rosetta-Philae - Welcome to a Comet - ESA

First photos arrive from famed comet landing

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Rosetta mission - Philae on the Comet's surface

Big deal: Rosetta comet may explain all of us

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Rosetta and Philae at comet

Rosetta comet landing 'ridiculously hard'

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Nuri Teleconnections - Wed Highlights

Nuri's fury sets up Canada for Arctic blast

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TWITTER- Space selfie

Space Science: The movies that got it right

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Birth of Planets - HL Tau - NRAO

Astonishing new view of the birth of worlds

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G2 gas cloud around supermassive black hole - ESO

Milky Way's massive black hole has a friend

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Fallstreak Cloud - Australia - Instagram

Rare, spectacular cloud rattles onlookers

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X3.1-class flare - Oct 24, 2014 - NASA SDO

Angry giant tracks across the face of the Sun

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iceberg_fall

New climate change report is 'grim'

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Gravity Experiment - ball vs feathers - BBC TWO

Ball and feather experiment is jaw-dropping

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Antarctic Ozone Hole - Sept 30, 2014 - NASA

Ozone Hole: Recovering or climate change?

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Japan landslide

Landslide! When gravity wins, the earth moves

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Salk Polio Google doodle

Google Doodle honours famed polio vaccine

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Elon Musk MIT talk - Artificial Intelligence

'Summoning the demon'

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Apr 27 tornado outbreak

Deadly tornado swarms are on the increase

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Bermuda - Calm Before Gonzalo

The Calm Before the Storm: Does it exist?

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DVP flooding3

Toronto flood: 3 reasons explain why

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NASA JPL Mission Control - Scott Sutherland

Step into the Center of Our Universe at JPL

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Sept 2014 Temp Anomalies Hemisphere - NASA GISS

Sept. 2014 is latest victim of global warming

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Antarctic Sea Ice Maximum 2014

Antarctic sea ice reaches record maximum

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ocean - sept 5, 2013

Alarm raised over ocean acidification

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Planetary Society - We See Thee Rise - Oct 1, 2014

How Canadians shaped the space program

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UGC eclipse

Rare lunar eclipse visible Wednesday morning

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TWITTER- MB flooding

Extreme Weather and Climate Change

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Sept 28 Volcano

Volcano science: What happened at Mt. Ontake?

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President Obama UN Climate Summit - UN Photo/Cia Pak

UN Summit gives hope on climate change action

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Mars Science Exploration Rover - CPSX-UWO

Mock Mars mission tests Canadian science

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Airbus sensory isolation helmet

Sweet relief for anxious flyers

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Hayley Todesco - Stockholm Junior Water Prize

Canadian 'wows' with oilsands project

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Sept 9 Snow Not happy

The Science Behind Summer Snow

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Volcanado - Nicarnica Aviation YouTube

Volcan-ado spotted in Iceland

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TWITTER- Marie

'Where the powerful storms now live'

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Brain-eating Amoeba - ABC News YouTube

Brain-eating amoeba sparks emergency

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Hawking Intel Connected Wheelchair - YouTube

Introducing the 'smart' wheelchair

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Space Sex Gecko - Roscosmos

The space sex geckos are dead

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Global Warming Pause

Dire warning on climate change

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Feb 1 Arda robot

The robots are taking our jobs

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Mars Curiosity rover at Windjana - June 24, 2014

Mars takes harsh toll on explorers

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Ultraviolet Freckles

Amazing video shows how the Sun sees our skin

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NASA Stardust

Canadian helps discover grains of space dust

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oil_well

Troubling rise in Oklahoma earthquake events

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NASA Polar Jet animation

Global warming linked to extreme weather

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Shark

Shark bites: 5 common shark myths

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Wind turbine - July 4, 2013

Ignoring wind farm 'clutter'

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mosquito

Genetically-modified mozzies to end disease

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ANU Wave Tractor Beam - YouTube

Scientists turn water waves into tractor beam

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Aug 3 Ebola

CDC hosts Q and A about 'secret Ebola serum'

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LEGO Women in STEM

Playing with LEGOs 'Like a Girl'

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Forest Fire

Connection in climate change and wildfires

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Rosetta Comet Composite - August 5

How to: Putting a lander down on a comet

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Mars Curiosity rover at Windjana - June 24, 2014

Images from Mars: How do they do it?

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Crash skyway

The science of bridge damage

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Mars Curiosity rover at Windjana - June 24, 2014

Rovers deliver amazing pictures from Mars

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Mars2020 Rover

New rover 'critical step' in journey to Mars

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FLEX Cool Flame - NASA-ISS-UC-SanDiego

Eureka: Cool-burning flames on ISS

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Artificial Leaf Julian Melchiorri

Man-made 'Silk Leaf' turns light into oxygen

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Comet Siding Spring Mars approach

Mars orbiters to 'duck and cover' from comet

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Ebola doctors via YouTube BBC

Ebola outbreak 2014: Should we be worried?

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Opportunity breaks off-world record

Opportunity breaks off-world driving record!

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Asteroid strike

New study: Dino extinction a case of bad luck

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EnvCan Sea Surface Temps - July 23, 2014

El Niño update: less 'super', more 'modoki'

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Ross Lockwood hitching from Mars

Crew back on 'Earth' after mock Mars mission

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Tylenol - labeled for reuse

How does Tylenol work? Surprise! No one knows

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Moon Landing, American Flag

Moon Landing: Happen or Hoax?

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Mystery crater Yamal Siberia

Mystery crater at 'the end of the world'

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climate change - NASA goddard Space Center.png

Worldwide indicators point to warming planet

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USGS Mars Geology map

New map of Mars is jaw-dropping

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airplane - March 17, 2014.

Secret to beating jet lag unveiled

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moon - UGC - June 11, 2014.png2

Biggest full moons of the year

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May 20 Venus lightning

Living on Venus might be easy

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Hurricane Arthur map - July 3 2014.png

What does all the weather jargon mean?

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Hurricane Arthur map - July 3 2014.png

Will Hurricane Arthur be another Earl?

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Drone In Flight - Wikipedia

Drone use above the law

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Diamond white dwarf star - NRAO/AUI/NSF

Dead star may be a Earth-sized diamond

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wall cloud - June 17, 2013

Four most-important words: Stay in the truck!

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oxbow_river

Why is southern Alberta flood-prone?

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Exoplanet Beta Pictoris b

Is Pluto hiding a bigger planet?

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Obama mocks climate deniers

Obama mocks climate deniers

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shark - Hermanus Backpackers - Flickrcreativecommons

Sharks eating sharks (we're serious)

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asteroid - nasa - march 5, 2014.

Truck-sized asteroid skims Earth

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Ocean Acidification fossil

Oceans acidifying 10x faster than ever before

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Coal burning plant - Arnold Paul - June 13, 2013

Canada lags behind U.S. carbon plan

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SpaceX Dragon v2 Orbital Flight

SpaceX's Dragon: 5 amazing things

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Andromeda Galaxy

Gamma Ray Burst or Bust?

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ocean - sept 5, 2013

Global warming's 'evil twin' threatens oceans

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Gavin Heffernan meteor shower 1

Meteor storm forecast was a bust

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hurricane floyd

Predicting the 2014 hurricane season

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Greenland - Mark Robinson - Twitter

U.S. wildfires fueling glacier melt

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kepler 2 - aug 23, 2013

NASA's planet-hunter gets second light

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jupiter_thumb

Incredible shrinking Red Spot

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hurricane floyd

New: Severe storms target coasts, not tropics

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Antarctic ice loss Rignot

Glacier melt is 'unstoppable'

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NASA SUN - March 24, 2014

Astronomers find Sun's big brother

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May 10 Sunset Jim Middleton VV

Climate change: What can Canadians do?

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Allergy - June 5, 2013.

First Polar, now the Pollen Vortex? Get ready

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Mauna Loa - May 13, 2013.

Dangerous path: CO2 levels skyrocket

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Solar Twisters

Solar twisters on the Sun

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May 4 Star Wars

May the Fourth: The science of wow

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flare2 - May 14, 2013

Powerful solar storm nearly hit Earth in 2012

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Right whale

Science of the disgusting: Exploding whales

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Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus

Drugs don't work: WHO fear over antibiotics

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Flickr Pic

Wilderness WiFi divides Canadians

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tornadoes_space

Tornado outbreak seen from space

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tornado outbreak - wikimedia commons - april 3, 2014.

Why is the U.S. Midwest so prone?

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