Enrich your geological vocabulary
by reviewing and familiarizing yourself with the terms on p.67 of your
reference textbook. Also consult a weather
and climate glossary for those unfamiliar terms used in this unit.
Study the characteristics of
Investigate the concept of GAIA
as a coevolution of the atmosphere and the life
of Hurricanes and review some meterological concepts
Study the Characteristics
of a Storm.
View the video clip "what
is the spark behind lightning"
features about Lightning
Review the questions
frequently asked about Lightning.
Investigate about The
Human Effects of Lightning Strikes.
Review and understand lightning
safety and protection.
and past lightning events
Study NOAA's Tornado
Review and study NOAA's TORNADOES...Nature's
Most Violent Storms. A
Preparedness Guide. View all the four chapters included in this document.
View the way
tornadoes work and the damage they can cause.
brochure on self-protection under the storm.
Have a look at some spectacular
images of lighting: visit
Read FEMA's brochure
on FACT SHEET: HURRICANES.
and Recent Disasters in Florida.
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