The Visual Guides: Understanding Weather and The Environment

Editor: QA International
Publication Year: 2012
Publisher: QA International

Price: Core Collection Only
ISBN: 978-2-7644-0893-3
Category: Science - Environmental sciences
Video Count: 48
Book Status: Available
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The Visual Guides series answers the most important questions on topics that fascinate everyone through a series of videos and animations: weather, the human body, the Earth, the universe and plants. It provides images of natural phenomena and explanations of fundamental concepts, and features the very latest discoveries in these areas.

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Table of Contents

  • EARTH'S ATMOSPHERE
  • The Atmosphere
  • Atmospheric Pressure
  • The Movement of Air Masses
  • Wind
  • PRECIPITATION
  • Humidity
  • Cloud Formation
  • Identifying Clouds
  • Dew and Fog
  • Rainbows
  • Lightning and Thunder
  • METEOROLOGY
  • Measurement Instruments
  • Measuring the Temperature
  • Balloons and Radar
  • Geostationary Satellites
  • Polar-orbiting Satellites
  • Weather maps
  • CLIMATES
  • The Seasonal Cycle
  • Climates of the World
  • Desert Climates
  • Tropical Climates
  • Polar Climates
  • Temperate Climates
  • El Niño and La Niña
  • THE ENVIRONMENT
  • The Biosphere
  • Ecosystems
  • Soil
  • The Water Cycle
  • The Carbon and Oxygen Cycles
  • The Phosphorous and Nitrogen Cycles
  • The Greenhouse Effect
  • Global Warming
  • The Ozone Layer
  • POLLUTION
  • Atmospheric Pollution
  • Acid Rain
  • Water Pollution
  • Treatment of wastewater
  • Soil Pollution
  • Desertification
  • Nuclear Waste
  • Pollution of the Food Chains
  • Selective Sorting of Waste
  • Recycling