Nova Field Trips: Weather Gone Wild - Hurricanes

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Special Features

Closed Caption; Downloadable materials for educators; Link to the NOVA web site; Scene selection; Closed captions
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 6/29/2004
  • UPC: 783421380790
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  • Source: Wgbh / Pbs
  • Time: 3:00:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 19,923

Scene Index

Side #1 -- Hunt for the Supertwister
1. Anatomy of a Tornado [11:35]
2. The Need for Early Warning [9:49]
3. What Causes Tornadoes? [9:39]
4. Storm Chasers and Tornado Tourists [15:27]
5. Is the Goal of Prediction Near? [9:40]
Side #2 -- Lightning!
1. Nature's Most Magnificent Display [9:36]
2. The Lightning Hunters [11:59]
3. What Causes Lightning? [8:53]
4. Outdoor Sports and the Danger of Lightning [5:36]
5. Lightning Dos and Don'ts [8:42]
6. End of the Summer Storm Season [11:53]
Side #3 -- Hurricane!
1. Notoriously Unpredictable [10:08]
2. Tracking and Forecasting [11:48]
3. Conditions for Hurricanes [9:41]
4. Into a Category 5 [19:51]
5. Gilbert Hits Land [5:52]
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Side #1 -- Hunt for the Supertwister
   Scene Selection
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Side #2 -- Lightning!
   Scene Selection
   DVD-ROM Features
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Side #3 -- Hurricane!
   Scene Selection
   DVD-ROM Features
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