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Amazing Weather Facts and Trivia (Amazing Facts & Trivia)

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Each book in the 6.5in x 8in Amazing Facts and Trivia series is beautifully illustrated and contains hundreds of colorful pieces of artwork, photographs, and diagrams. These quirky books are designed to be opened to any page so that readers can discover intriguing stories, facts, tips, and trivia.

This captivating book contains a treasury of fascinating facts on the science, art, history, folklore, and mythology of the weather--a fundamental process that shapes the earth's environment.  It's beautifully illustrated throughout with images of weather phenomena from the ground, the air, and from space, as well as clear diagrams that explain how various elements of the weather work.  Includes lists, tables, and anecdotes of weather records, extreme events, and surprising facts about the weather. 

Whether you are caught in a heavy rain shower, feeling overhwelmed in the heat of the Sun or digging yourself out of a snowdrift—and even if you are just going about your everyday routines—the weather affects you. It helps you determine what you can and cannot do, how you dress, your behavior, even your health. And if you are in business, the weather can affect your sales, too.

Synopsis:

This captivating book contains a treasury of fascinating facts on the science, art, history, folklore, and mythology of the weather.

Synopsis:

This captivating book contains a treasury of fascinating facts on the science, art, history, folklore, and mythology of the weather--a fundamental process that shapes the earth's environment.  It's beautifully illustrated throughout with images of weather phenomena from the ground, the air, and from space, as well as clear diagrams that explain how various elements of the weather work.  Includes lists, tables, and anecdotes of weather records, extreme events, and surprising facts about the weather. 

About the Author

Jack Challoner studied physics and is a trained science teacher, and has been writing books on all aspects of science and technology, and for all ages, for twenty years. He has written books on the brain, on reproduction, on the history of medicine, on nutrition and on cell biology. Jack has also worked in television, researching and advising on programs on a wide range of topics including human biology. Along the way, he has picked up some amazing insight into our amazing human body, and he wants to share it with you, in this book.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780785828365
Author:
Quarto Publishing
Publisher:
Chartwell Books
Author:
Challoner, Jack
Subject:
Nature Studies-General
Subject:
Weather
Subject:
�Weather, meteorology
Subject:
Facts, trivia
Subject:
Environment.
Edition Description:
Spiral
Series:
Amazing Facts and Trivia
Publication Date:
20120131
Binding:
Spiral, comb or coil bound book
Language:
English
Pages:
192
Dimensions:
8 x 6.5 in

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This captivating book contains a treasury of fascinating facts on the science, art, history, folklore, and mythology of the weather.
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This captivating book contains a treasury of fascinating facts on the science, art, history, folklore, and mythology of the weather--a fundamental process that shapes the earth's environment.  It's beautifully illustrated throughout with images of weather phenomena from the ground, the air, and from space, as well as clear diagrams that explain how various elements of the weather work.  Includes lists, tables, and anecdotes of weather records, extreme events, and surprising facts about the weather. 

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