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Utorok 15.05.2018, Exploring the history and looking at current research underway at the Institute of Hydrology within the Slovak Academy of Sciences with Doctor Yvetta Velísková. Bratislava is ready for the next big Danube flood, says Ing. Boris Kováč from the Slovenský vodohospodársky podnik (Slovak Water Company). We take a look at the capital city's flood protection barrier system. Will Climate Change increase the severity of future floods? What are the patterns to look for? Professor Andrej Šoltész, water management specialist at the Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava explains.