Watching Weather: Science for Hobbyists

Watching Weather: Science for Hobbyists

by Tom Murphee, Exploratorium, Tom Murphree, Mary K. Miller
     
 

Folksy and Informative, and sure to delight weather buffs, this delightful entry in the Accidental Scientist series borrows as much from the Farmer's Almanac as it does from meteorological texts. Mary Miller and Tom Murphree show how large-scale weather patterns can be understood on a local basis and teach readers how to anticipate weather based on an understanding of… See more details below

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Folksy and Informative, and sure to delight weather buffs, this delightful entry in the Accidental Scientist series borrows as much from the Farmer's Almanac as it does from meteorological texts. Mary Miller and Tom Murphree show how large-scale weather patterns can be understood on a local basis and teach readers how to anticipate weather based on an understanding of their immediate surroundings. Filled with fascinating sidebars and anecdotes covering topics from folklore to typhoons and tsunamis, as well as illustrations and activities.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780805045420
Publisher:
Holt, Henry & Company, Inc.
Publication date:
08/28/1998
Series:
Watching Weather Series
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
160
Product dimensions:
5.54(w) x 8.15(h) x 0.41(d)

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