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Tropical cyclone frequency falls to centuries-low in Australia – but will the lull last?

Tropical cyclone frequency falls to centuries-low in Australia – but will the lull last? | Geography in the classroom | Scoop.it
The number of tropical cyclones hitting Queensland and Western Australia has fallen to low levels not seen for more than 500 years, new research published in Nature shows. But while that’s seemingly great…
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Interesting how cyclone occurrence can be measured for the period before weather records were kept.

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Hurricanes 101: National Geographic

Hurricanes 101: National Geographic | Geography in the classroom | Scoop.it
Find out how hurricanes can be so destructive.
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Date: March 5. Titltle: hurricanes. Author-couldn't find it Main idea :is the that hurricanes and they way they are made and the damage can do when they hit land! Summary -called Cyclopes typones -killer wind driving rain massive waves theses are the hallmarks of a hurricane - scientist Are researching new ways to track hurricanes and to get a better look at them by dropping that measures wind and temp. Into the eye of the hurricane. Opinion- that the author of is video had time to work on this for there interest and for the knowledge of others. Question- why do u think that hurricanes cause so much damage when they meet land? Source http://video.nationalgeographic.com/video/environment/environment-natural-disasters/hurricanes/hurricanes-101/.
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The Best Resources For Learning About Typhoon Haiyan | Larry Ferlazzo’s Websites of the Day…

The Best Resources For Learning About Typhoon Haiyan | Larry Ferlazzo’s Websites of the Day… | Geography in the classroom | Scoop.it
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A good selection of resources on Typhoon Haiyan - the largest cyclone in the history of weather recording. 

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