What's the difference between a hurricane, a typhoon, and a tropical cyclone? When do hurricanes occur and how do they form? Is there a classification system for hurricanes? What is a ‘medicane’? What is it like living with hurricanes? In our latest podcast Prof Liz Bentley, Chief Executive at the Royal Meteorological Society answers these questions and more. She speaks to fellow RMetS staff member Dr Juan Estrella-Martínez about his experiences growing up with the threat and reality of hurricane seasons in Puerto Rico.
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