Weather Detectives: Searching for Cool Clues

by: Steve Meyer, Mark Mesarch, Blaine Blad, and David Stooksbury

It is a well-kept secret that weather is nature's way of redistributing energy and converting it to heat. There are many opportunities to teach these concepts—all it takes is a little detective work to recognize them. To teach these concepts, the activities in this article feature "cool clues" and students become weather detectives.


Type Journal ArticlePub Date 1/1/1999Stock # sc99_036_04_33Volume 036Issue 04

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