Peterson First Guide to Clouds and Weather


Author: John A. Day,Vincent J. Schaefer,Roger Tory Peterson
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780395906637
Category: Nature
Page: 128
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This Peterson First guide contains easy-to-understand answers to questions about the weather, such as why the sky is blue, what makes it rain, and what causes rainbows. The book also features 116 color photographs that show how to identify clouds, with explanations of what each cloud type tells about the weather to come.

Peterson First Guide to Urban Wildlife


Author: Roger Tory Peterson
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780395935446
Category: Nature
Page: 128
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Presents the novice with information about the plants and animals--from poison ivy and cockroaches to crabgrass and mountain lions--that grow and live near humans

Peterson First Guide to Birds of North America


Author: Roger Tory Peterson
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780395906668
Category: Nature
Page: 128
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This abridgment focuses on the North American birds most likely to be seen and features an informative introduction, and illustrated descriptions

Peterson First Guide to Caterpillars of North America


Author: Amy Bartlett Wright,Roger Tory Peterson
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780395911846
Category: Nature
Page: 128
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Describes and illustrates 125 caterpillar species, together with an illustration of the adult butterfly, and includes advice on finding and raising caterpillars

Peterson First Guide to Shells of North America


Author: Jackie Leatherbury Douglass,Roger Tory Peterson
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780395911822
Category: Nature
Page: 128
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Describes and illustrates shells found in North America, including gastropods, chitons, and bivalves

Meteorology Today


Author: C. Donald Ahrens,Robert Henson
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1305480627
Category: Science
Page: 656
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METEOROLOGY TODAY, 11th Edition combines market-leading content in weather, climate, and earth science with the interactive learning experience you expect from Cengage Learning. Grounded in the scientific method, this student-friendly and highly visual text shows you how to observe, calculate, and synthesize information as a budding scientist, systematically analyzing meteorological concepts and issues. Specific discussions center on severe weather systems, such as tornadoes, thunderstorms, and hurricanes, as well as everyday elements, such as wind, precipitation, condensation, masses and fronts, and the seasons. Events and issues dominating today's news cycles also receive thorough attention, and include analysis of Superstorm Sandy, the Oklahoma tornadoes, and recent findings from the US National Climate Assessment and the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change. METEOROLOGY TODAY, 11th Edition is a dynamic learning tool packed with self-testing features such as end-of-chapter summaries, key terms, review questions, exercises and problems, live animations, web links, and more. Whether you choose a bound book or interactive eBook, METEOROLOGY TODAY, 11th Edition takes your learning to atmospheric heights! Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Peterson First Guide to the Solar System


Author: Jay M. Pasachoff
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780395971949
Category: Nature
Page: 128
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A basic field guide for beginning observers of the solar system, introducing information on the locations and characteristics of the planets, sun, comets, meteors, and other objects in our solar system.

Guide to Weather Forecasting

All the Information You'll Need to Make Your Own Weather Forecast
Author: Storm Dunlop
Publisher: Firefly Books Ltd
ISBN: N.A
Category: Nature
Page: 176
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Describes weather forecasting, including how different phenomena develop, how geography produces local weather patterns, and ways to make a forecast at home.

Die kleine Wolke Cloudette


Author: Tom Lichtenheld
Publisher: Bastei Lübbe (Baumhaus)
ISBN: 9783833900570
Category: Juvenile Fiction
Page: 48
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Cloudette ist eine sehr kleine Wolke. Das ist auch gar nicht schlimm, denn sie hat viele kleine Freunde und viel Spaß. Aber manchmal ist sie traurig, weil sie auch gerne mal einen Garten erblühen oder einen Bach plätschern lassen würde. Also macht sie sich auf die Suche nach etwas, das auch eine kleine Wolke machen kann! Ein liebevolles Bilderbuch über das Kleinsein mit viel Humor!

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Environmental Education in Wisconsin
Author: N.A
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: N.A
Category: Ecology
Page: N.A
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Peterson First Guide to Rocks and Minerals


Author: Frederick H. Pough
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9780395562758
Category: Mineralogy, Determinative
Page: 128
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Written and designed for the beginner, this book describes and illustrates the most common and interesting rocks and minerals, from simple sandstone to exotic gems. Illustrated with dozens of beautiful color photographs, it tells how these rocks and minerals formed and how to identify them--and includes tips on collecting. 175 color photographs, 12 line drawings.

Encyclopedia of Earth and Physical Sciences


Author: Marshall Cavendish Corporation
Publisher: Marshall Cavendish Reference Books
ISBN: 9780761405511
Category: Earth sciences
Page: 1584
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This 'encyclopedia contains about 400 articles covering the major topics in earth and physical sciences. Aimed at the high school student, the text is clearly written and touches on topics in the news....The over 1400 high-quality illustrations make this set a pleasure to browse....A useful addition for high school and public libraries.'

Workbook/study Guide for Meteorology Today

An Introduction to Weather, Climate, and the Environment
Author: C. Donald Ahrens
Publisher: Thomson Brooks/Cole
ISBN: N.A
Category: Meteorology
Page: 228
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Includes chapter overviews, self-tests with answers, discussion of key concepts, and other resources.

Guide for Using the Magic School Bus (R) Inside a Hurricane in the Classroom (New)


Author: Greg Young,Joanna Cole
Publisher: Teacher Created Resources
ISBN: 1576900894
Category: Education
Page: 48
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Count on Ms. Frizzle to teach anything but an ordinary lesson on meteorology. Flying through the clouds in the Magic School Bus, Ms. Frizzle's class experiences a hurricane and a tornado. During their thrilling ride through the sky, Arnold gets lost. Will the Friz be able to save the day this time?

Peterson First Guide to Seashores


Author: N.A
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: N.A
Category: Seashore animals
Page: 128
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Provides descriptions and illustrations of 317 of the most common animals and plants of the seashores, grouped according to habitat.