How you can help with storm prediction?

Meteorologists spend their time analysing weather data from stations posted across the world,  the richer their data the more likely they are to be able to correctly predict and track the path of hazardous storm events. The Canadian Bureau for Meteorology has developed an app for android phones called Pressure Net that can be downloaded by members of the public for free. The information gathered is collected giving the opportunity to collect thousands of reading across a region. You can learn more by listening to this 60 Second Tech podcast from Scientific American.

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