Tropical cyclones, or hurricanes, are severe weather events that can be very destructive and even deadly.
See how students tackled the real problem of access to clean water after Hurricane Maria devastated Puerto Rico in 2017.
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Atmospheric conditions can have an important impact on the types of plants and animals that live in a particular area as well as soil formation.
The aftermath of a hurricane can increase mosquito habitats due to the massive amounts of rainfall.
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The purpose of this lesson is for students to compare data displays to determine which best answers the driving question. To do this they will evaluate the spread of the data and what the displays show.
Students will use NASA satellite data to determine the location of the greatest concentrations of aerosols during the course of a year in the tropical Atlantic region and their relationship to cloud coverage.