The Resource Eye of the storm : NASA, drones, and the race to crack the hurricane code, Amy Cherrix

Eye of the storm : NASA, drones, and the race to crack the hurricane code, Amy Cherrix

Label
Eye of the storm : NASA, drones, and the race to crack the hurricane code
Title
Eye of the storm
Title remainder
NASA, drones, and the race to crack the hurricane code
Statement of responsibility
Amy Cherrix
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes the ways in which technology is being used to study hurricanes in order to predict both the timing and strength of these storms, focusing on NASA's Hurricane and Severe Storm Sentinel mission (HS3) mission that uses drone technology
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cherrix, Amy E
Dewey number
551.55/2072
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Middle School
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Scientists in the field
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hurricanes
  • Storm chasers
  • Drone aircraft
  • Hurricanes
  • Storm chasers
  • Drone aircraft
  • Drone aircraft
  • Hurricanes
  • Storm chasers
  • Drone aircraft
  • Hurricanes
  • Drone aircraft
  • Hurricanes
  • Storm chasers
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Eye of the storm : NASA, drones, and the race to crack the hurricane code, Amy Cherrix
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Meteorology, where science meets adventure" -- Cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Super storm -- The physics of formation -- A hurricane hunt begins -- Science in a fishbowl -- Understanding storms in the stratosphere -- Hurricane Edouard and the search for the holy grail -- Political storms -- Don't be scared. Get prepared!
Control code
ocn951557114
Dimensions
24 x 29 cm
Extent
73 pages
Isbn
9780544411654
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2016002792
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)951557114
Label
Eye of the storm : NASA, drones, and the race to crack the hurricane code, Amy Cherrix
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Meteorology, where science meets adventure" -- Cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Super storm -- The physics of formation -- A hurricane hunt begins -- Science in a fishbowl -- Understanding storms in the stratosphere -- Hurricane Edouard and the search for the holy grail -- Political storms -- Don't be scared. Get prepared!
Control code
ocn951557114
Dimensions
24 x 29 cm
Extent
73 pages
Isbn
9780544411654
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2016002792
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)951557114

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