Tornadoes (Library Binding)

The Science Behind Terrible Twisters (Science Behind Natural Disasters)

By Alvin Silverstein, Virginia Silverstein, Laura Silverstein Nunn

Enslow Publishers, 9780766029767, 48pp.

Publication Date: June 1, 2009

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About 1,000 tornadoes touch down in the United States every year. Severe weather scientists are studying these types of deadly storms to discover how more lives can be saved. TORNADOES: THE SCIENCE BEHIND TERRIBLE TWISTERS explains how tornadoes develop, describes the technology that help predict and track the storms, follows daring storm chasers and provides safety tips for surviving a terrible twister.