Colorado has a lot of atmospheric and space scientists for its size, apparently.
According to Business Insider, who used Bureau of Labor Statistics’ data, created a fun map that shows the most over-represented job in each state.
I’m not even sure what atmospheric and space scientist is.
Here’s the Bureau of Labor Statistics’ definition of a atmospheric and space scientist: Investigate atmospheric phenomena and interpret meteorological data, gathered by surface and air stations, satellites, and radar to prepare reports and forecasts for public and other uses. Includes weather analysts and forecasters whose functions require the detailed knowledge of meteorology.
So the local weather guy on TV?