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Core meteorology weather
Title:
Core meteorology weather
Publication Information:
New York, NY : Ambrose Video Pub., c2008.
Physical Description:
1 videodisc (30 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details:
DVD.
Language:
English
Language Note:
Closed captioned; subtitles in Spanish.
General Note:
Extras include: Teacher's guide and quiz, printable graphics.
Contents:
Introduction: What is weather -- Measuring weather variables -- What causes weather -- Moisture -- Weather forecasting -- Hazardous weather -- Global warming and weather.
Abstract:
"Meteorology, once the simple study of atmospheric events such as storms, hurricanes, tornadoes and temperature changes, has grown in the 21st century. This science now includes such disciplines as atmospheric chemistry and physics, climatology and global warming. This program presents the principles of weather dynamics: how weather conditions are measured, how computer models are used to predict the weather, the special role of moisture in producing weather phenomena and the impact of hazardous weather"--Container cover insert.
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