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Rise of the Superstorms

Author: Infobase,; PBS (Firm)
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : PBS, New York, N.Y. : Distributed by Infobase, [2018] 2018. ©2018
Edition/Format:   eVideo : Clipart/images/graphics : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Dive into the devastation wrought by Hurricanes Harvey, Irma, and Maria. How can scientists better predict these storms, and what does the 2017 season tell us about the likelihood of similar storms in the future?
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Genre/Form: Internet videos
Material Type: Clipart/images/graphics, Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Infobase,; PBS (Firm)
OCLC Number: 1080909653
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Notes: Originally released by PBS, 2018.
Streaming video file encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on December 04, 2018.
Performer(s): Craig Sechler.
Target Audience: 9 - 12, Academic/AP
Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (53 min., 30 sec)) : sound, color.
Contents: Rise of the Superstorms: Introduction (3:58); Hurricane Harvey Strikes (9:29); Flooding in Houston (8:23); Understanding Hurricane Irma (8:12); Irma Makes Landfall (5:48); Storm Chasers (3:55); Effects of Climate Change (6:47); Hurricanes of the Future (5:41); Credits: Rise of the Superstorms (1:06);
Responsibility: PBS.

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Dive into the devastation wrought by Hurricanes Harvey, Irma, and Maria. How can scientists better predict these storms, and what does the 2017 season tell us about the likelihood of similar storms in the future?

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