A brief discussion of the difference of hail and sleet. Includes how hail and sleet form and under what atmospheric conditions, also includes extreme videos of hail events. Written in response to misuse of these weather terms.
We cannot stop natural disasters from occurring but we can at least do something to minimize damages. Earthquakes can be very destructive and what we need are some precautionary measures.
Sea ice is disappearing and reappearing in ways that disprove human-caused climate change.
We've now reached the Mesozoic era- a time when reptiles assumed dominance of the Earth. Huge dinosaurs dominated the land, pterosaurs had the skies to themselves and giant marine reptiles terrorised other ocean dwellers...
There are six forces that give life and shape the earth, these are: diastrophism, earthquakes, mountains, plateaus, plains and volcanism. Learn the facts about it in a simplified way.
Mysterious strange sounds heard around the world: Here's what some people are saying the strange sounds sound like: “sounds like hell opening up" and "sounds to me that mother earth is crying hard"
This is part 3 of a 4 part hands-on unit study on Meteorology and Weather. Make clouds in a bottle, create rain, build rain gauges, form and eat clouds, and more! My lessons are geared toward 2nd-3rd grade level children and their siblings. These are lessons I created to do with a weekly homeschool...
Tsunamis are large, powerful waves that hit land and have devastating effects. They most often begin in the ocean and travel through the water to the nearest coastline.
Petroleum is an extremely useful fuel and is obtained naturally from oil drilling. Petroleum products obtained from refining petroleum are gasoline, fuel oil, jet fuel, diesel and so on.
Scientists are expected to live and die on the quality and integrity of their data analysis—but usually that is a metaphor. Not for Nils Ekholm! Read the story of this remarkable scientist, self-made man and sometime Arctic explorer!