Provides beautifully photographed examples of the weather in all its guises: storms and tempests; ice and snow; heat and drought; atmospherics; strange phenomena; and man-made weather. The photos are accompanied by informative commentary.
Offers a selection of weather phenomena, from the snow rollers that form on icy rooftops to the displays of volcanic lightning. In this title, each photograph is accompanied by commentary that explains the science behind these extraordinary events. Discover the amazing world of extreme weather with this incredible image collection of some of the most bizarre weather types and tropical storms of all time. Richard Hamblyn offers a selection of truly breathtaking weather phenomena, from the beautiful snow rollers that form on icy rooftops to awe-inspiring displays of volcanic lightning. Each stunning photograph is accompanied by commentary by the award-winning science writer, whose intelligent and informative explanations make the science behind these extraordinary weather events accessible and entertaining. Stunning Photography Beautiful colours and full-page photography bring each extreme weather scene to life. Understand the science Richard Hamblyn's clever and accessible writing helps you get to grips with over 90 different bizarre and extreme weather types.