Ripon Public Library

Inside tornadoes, by Mary Kay Carson - (pbk.)

Tornadoes are the most violent storms on the planet-as these photographs filled with before-and-after images of storm sites reveal. What makes a tornado, where they strike, and what scientists discover as they risk their lives driving equipment as close as possible to these storms. With first-person accounts of historic storms, facts on climate change and its potential effect on tornadoes, and hands-on activities
Table Of Contents
Twisted weather -- Where and when do tornadoes happen? -- Why and how do tornadoes happen? -- Sizing up tornadoes -- Tornadoes to remember: four devastating twisters -- Storm scientists in action -- Tornado safety -- Tornado watcher words to know
Literary Form
non fiction
Includes 10 fold-out pages
Physical Description
48 p., ill. (some col.), col. maps, 26 cm.

Library Locations

  • Ripon Public Library

    Ripon Public Library 120 Jefferson St, Ripon, WI, 54971, US