New Weather Book, The
Vendor: New Leaf Publishing
Publication Date: March 01, 2015
Number of Pages: 96
Dimensions: 11 × 8.5 (inches)
Calama, Chile in the Atacama Desert is one of the driest places on Earth and didn't have a drop of rain from 1570 until 1971. That's over 400 years without rain! Find out how forecasting is done, what "engine" drives weather on Earth, and why. Discover the importance and patterns of the jet stream, the global water cycle, and why water runoff is essential to the food chain. Learn the classifications of clouds, what causes ball lightning, the life cycle of thunderstorms, and amazing weather facts! A fresh and compelling look at wild and awesome examples of weather in this revised and updated book in the Wonders of Creation Series!