Posted on Tuesday, May 21, 2013 by ThatLibraryLady
Our sympathies go out to those who lost loved ones in yesterday’s tornado in Oklahoma.
Extreme weather fascinates and scares us. The more we know, the more we can be prepared to deal with these events.
Smithsonian Magazine has a map of tornado activity and a time-lapse video of yesterday's storm.
LiveScience charts tornado deaths over the years.
Our Science eResources offer more about tornadoes including tornado experiments.
The National Weather Service provides resources for severe weather preparedness.
Tornado Alley Twister Wizard of Oz
How Do Tornadoes Form? Storm Chaser
Storm Kings Audio: Storm Kings
Image: Tornado. Photography. Encyclopædia Britannica Image Quest. Web. 21 May 2013. http://quest.eb.com/images/132_1243077
Tagged: Tornado, Science and Technology