The Handy Weather Answer Book

Author(s): Kevin Hile
Genre: Science, Reference
Original Publish Date: Aug 01, 2009
Product Number: EB00659499
Released: Mar 11, 2016
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781578593323
Publisher: Visible Ink Press
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Fully updated with the latest advances in meteorology as well as an additional section on climate change, this comprehensive reference addresses all aspects of weather in an accessible questionandanswer format. All the basic elements of weather are discussed, as are all types of weather phenomena and the science of forecasting. In addition, the relationships between weather and oceanography, geology, and space science are expertly covered. Included are more than 1,000 questions and answers such as, Has a hurricane ever struck southern California? Could our oceans have originated in space? and What is bioclimatology? This resource is an ideal reference for students, teachers, and amateur meteorologists.

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