Don’t worry it’s never too late to find out about what makes the weather tick.
And there’s never been an easier or more enjoyable way to learn than Weather For Dummies. In know time, you’ll know enough of weather basics to be able to:Identify cloud typesMake sense of seasonal differences in the weatherUnderstand what causes hurricanes, tornadoes, and other extreme eventsMake your own weather forecastsAvoid danger during severe weatherUnderstand the global warming debateGet a handle on smog, the greenhouse effect, El Niño, and more
Award-winning science writer John D. Cox brings the science of meteorology down to earth and, with the help of dozens of cool maps and charts and stunning photographs of weather conditions, he covers a wide range of fascinating subjects, including:What is weather and how it fits into the entire global ecosystemWhat goes into making a professional daily weather forecastThe basic elements of weather, including air pressure, clouds, and humidityStorms, hurricanes, tornadoes, monsoons, and other extreme forms of weatherSeasonal weather effects and why they varyLightening, rainbows, sundogs, haloes, and other special effects
Featuring clear explanations, stunning illustrations, and fun, easy experiments and activities you can do at home , Weather For Dummies is your guide to making sense of the baffling turmoil of the ever-changing skies above.
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