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Title: Hurricanes: The Greatest Storms on Earth
Url: http://earthobservatory.nasa.gov/Features/Hurricanes/
Creator: Graham, Steve
Riebeek, Holli
Publisher: United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Description: This NASA website contains information about hurricanes and describes how they form, intensify, and then weaken. The site explains the physics of hurricane formation and also the chain reaction that intensifies hurricane so rapidly. Images, diagrams, and charts provide supplementary material.
LC Classification: Science -- Physics -- Meteorology. Climatology -- Wind -- Storms. Cyclones -- Hurricanes and other cyclonic storms
GEM Subject: Science -- Physics
Science -- Meteorology
Key Concept: Meteorology -- Hurricanes
Key Concepts Complete: Yes
Date Issued: 2006-11-01
Resource Type: Overviews
Reading Materials
Reference
Science Materials
Format: html
Audience: College/University Instructors
Higher Education
Secondary Education
Students
Teachers
Technical School First Cycle
Technical School Second Cycle
University First Cycle
Vocational Training
Language: English
Access Rights: Free access
Subject: El Niño
Fluid Mechanics
General science
Global warming
Katrina
Modern Physics
None
Other Sciences
Physics
science
Tropical cyclone
Tropical depression
Water temperature Hurricane
Date Of Record Release: 2009-06-16 03:00:02 (W3C-DTF)
Date Last Modified: 2010-06-21 12:15:53 (W3C-DTF)
Source: comPADRE  comPADRE
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Resource URL Clicks: 27
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