Booktalk: Journalist Brantley Hargrove’s “The Man Who Caught the Storm”

Brantley Hargrove, author of The Man Who Caught the Storm: The Life of Legendary Tornado Chaser Tim Samaras, describes Tim’s life and interests, his key weather invention, and how he died in the world’s worst known tornado in El Reno, Oklahoma, on May 31, 2013. The author also shares some tips and warnings to wannabe storm chasers. This interview aired originally on 4/27/2018.

Hargrove: The Life and Death of a Storm Chaser

Top authors are interviewed on this 10-minute program that captures their words about their books and ideas and often the story behind the story. The show, hosted by Diana Korte and engineered by Gene Korte, has been in production for over 20 years.