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Climatology, Meteorology, Weather Subject Guide

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Can it rain frogs, fish, and other objects? - Everyday Mysteries: Fun Science Facts from the Library of Congress

Climate and Weather - Selected Internet Resources

"Climate Change Policy: Updates" - Webcast of a talk by Dr. Peter C. Frumhoff, Ph.D.,  Union of Concerned

Cold Regions Bibliography- Bibliographies

Finding Hot Towers in Hurricanes - Webcast of a talk by Owen Kelley, research scientist at NASA Goddard Space Flight Center. During the past decade, NASA’s Tropical Rainfall Measuring Mission satellite has been able to collect definitive statistics on the association of hot towers (towering thunderclouds) and hurricane intensification. Kelley will talk about the science, the technology and the researcher who coined the term "hot tower" 50 years ago.

Earth's Water Cycle and Climate Change: Reading List - Science Reference Guide

Earth’s Water Cycle in a Changing Climate. A Webcast of a presentation by Peter Hildebrand, chief of the Hydrospheric and Biospheric Sciences Laboratory at NASA Goddard Space Flight Center.

Global Warming & Climate Change - Science Tracer Bullet

“Honey Bees, Satellites, and Climate Change.” A Webcast of a presentation by Wayne Esaias, Ocean Sciences Branch, NASA GSFC.

Hurricane Isabel -- Information Links

Natural Disasters: A Guide to Selected Resources - Science Reference Guide

On Thin Ice: The Changing Ice Cover on Polar Oceans. A Webcast of a presentation by Thorsten Markus, Head of the Cryospheric Sciences Branch at NASA Goddard.

Peering Into the Storm: NASA's Exploration of Hurricanes - A Webcast of a presentation by Dr. Scott A. Braun, research meteorologist at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Md.

Snow: Flakes and Crystals -- Science Reference Guide

Weather and Climate Data - Science Reference Guide

Weather forecasting - A Webcast of a presentation by Bob Ryan, the Chief Meteorologist at NBC4 since 1980.

What is the origin of the phrase “it’s raining cats and dogs?” - Everyday Mysteries

"Who Left the Freezer Door Open? What the Poles Are Telling Us about Climate Change" - A Webcast of a presentation by Bob Bindschadler, Chief Scientist, Hydrospheric and Biospheric Sciences Laboratory, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center (GSFC).


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