Sophie "Soph" Dyer is a transdisciplinary researcher, designer, and sometime writer.

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Prototype nowcast for Our Networks Festival

An experiment in collectively imaging the Earth and its weather systems.
(September 2020)
Our Networks
multiple locations
#archives #open-weather #participatory-works #speculative-storytelling

On 6 September 2020, open-weather collaborators and extended networks prototyped a global weather ‘nowcast’ for the Our Networks festival. The nowcast is composed of 14 weather recordings made by 13 people with their autonomous satellite ground stations at different geographical locations.

The nowcast was co-produced by: Audrey Briot; Sofia Caferri; Sophie Dyer M6NYX; Sasha Engelmann M6IOR; Steve Engelmann; Joaquin Ezcurra; Jacques Gentil; Bill Liles NQ6Z; L. Paul Verhage KD4STH; Yoshiki Matsuoka JF1SAG; Ankit Sharma; Zack Wettstein; WXVids

Deepest gratitude to Piper Haywood for her efforts coding and launching the first version of our website.