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Changing Climate

A fascinating insight into the early work of the Climatic Research Unit at the University of East Anglia 6 years after it's foundation by Professor Hubert H. Lamb in 1972.

Documentary 1978 25 mins

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Anglia TV – weatherman, Michael Hunt makes his forecast as this documentary opens and researchers and specialists explore the repercussions of our changing climate - perhaps, in 1978, well ahead of the game with their predictions. Professor Lamb retired soon after this documentary was made as founding Director of the CRI which was to become recognised as one of the world's leading institutes concernd with the study of climate change.

The 70s saw the early days of research and study into records of the world's climate.