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Extraordinary weather [electronic resource] : Amazing Tricks of Nature from the Spectacular to the Surprising. Richard Hamblyn.

Hamblyn, Richard. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781446356234 (electronic bk)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Date Published: 2012.

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Summary, etc.: An incredible collection of truly breathtaking weather phenomena. Produced in association with the Met Office, the world's premier weather forecasting bureau, Extraordinary Weather unearths astonishing photographs and compelling satellite imagery that reveals the otherworldly, wayward and often ambiguous nature of the weather. From the beautiful snow rollers that can form on icy rooftops to the dramatic lightshow of volcanic lightning, these powerful images—accompanied by commentary from the award winning Richard Hamblyn—inform and explain the science behind the most extraordinary weather phenomena ever seen.Extraordinary Weather presents a beautiful and dramatic visual exhibition of the perpetually changing sky, bringing us closer to the natural world. Discover the world's altering climate and its affects all around us, explore weather events on a larger scale through powerful satellite imagery, and learn of unusual and out of the ordinary weather...
Reproduction Note: Electronic reproduction. Iola : David & Charles, 2012. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 4355 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
Subject: Nonfiction.
Nature.
Genre: Electronic books.

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