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The Resource The tornado scientist : seeing inside severe storms, Mary Kay Carson ; with photographs by Tom Uhlman

The tornado scientist : seeing inside severe storms, Mary Kay Carson ; with photographs by Tom Uhlman

Label
The tornado scientist : seeing inside severe storms
Title
The tornado scientist
Title remainder
seeing inside severe storms
Statement of responsibility
Mary Kay Carson ; with photographs by Tom Uhlman
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"What if tornadoes could be stopped or slowed down? In this addition to the critically-acclaimed Scientist in the Field series, scientist Robin Tanamachi and her team are trying to come up with a way to predict tornadoes with even greater accuracy, and save countless lives across America's heartland."--
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Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
NJQ/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Carson, Mary Kay
Dewey number
551.55/3
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • Ages 10-12
  • Grades 4 to 6
LC call number
QC955.2
LC item number
.C364 2019
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Uhlman, Tom
Series statement
Scientist in the field
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Tanamachi, Robin
  • Tornadoes
  • Storm chasers
  • Meteorologists
  • Women scientists
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The tornado scientist : seeing inside severe storms, Mary Kay Carson ; with photographs by Tom Uhlman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 70-71) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A southern twist -- Storm chaser genesis -- Twister science 2.0 -- Scanning the skies -- A tragic year -- Setting a tornado net -- Future forecasts
Control code
on1089811206
Dimensions
24 x 29 cm.
Extent
75 page:
Isbn
9780544965829
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2018034811
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1089811206
Label
The tornado scientist : seeing inside severe storms, Mary Kay Carson ; with photographs by Tom Uhlman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 70-71) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A southern twist -- Storm chaser genesis -- Twister science 2.0 -- Scanning the skies -- A tragic year -- Setting a tornado net -- Future forecasts
Control code
on1089811206
Dimensions
24 x 29 cm.
Extent
75 page:
Isbn
9780544965829
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2018034811
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1089811206

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