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BBC Earth - Hurricanes
Provides an animated hurricane guide and various video clips relating to hurricanes, also known as typhoons and cyclones.
EducationWorld.com - Lesson Planning: Hurricane Watch
Hurricane learning, lesson plans, and science projects for elementary school grades and above.
Florida Division of Emergency Management
Division of Emergency Management manages the overall response and recovery efforts to natural and technological disaster response in Florida by integrating resources statewide.
How Stuff Works: Hurricanes
Three-part explanation of hurricanes, with many related links.
Miami Museum of Science-Hurricane Main Menu
Superb science lessons and explanations.
NOAA - Hurricane Research Division: FAQ
Excellent, detailed, and up to date catalogue of commonly asked questions and answers, with additional links for more information.
NOAA - Science Education Pages
The National Data Buoy Center, with an interactive questions and answers asking such questions as, "What are hurricanes?" and "How do winter storms differ from summer storms?"
NPR: Hurricane Season
Animation illustrating the Saffir-Simpson scale and the type of damage caused by each category of hurricanes, and a map showing the path of previous hurricanes from 1850 to today.
University of Illinois - Hurricanes
Online meteorology guide includes growth processes, development stages, movement, public awareness and action, damage, names, global activity and el nino.
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