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Weather : Resources

A resource guide pertaining to weather and forecasting data.


Ted Talks


How Accurate is the Weather Forecast?


Is the Weather Really Becoming More Extreme?


The Science of Extreme Weather




The Weather Channel

                            The Weather Channel

                  Obsessed with the Weather



                             Watts Up with That?

                                   Weather Works

                                  Weather Flow

Weather Resources Available Through the Library

  • Academic OneFile - A comprehensive, database of more than 8,000 journals covering everything from science to the humanities.
  • Environment Complete - Offers deep coverage in applicable areas of agriculture, ecosystem ecology, energy, renewable energy sources, natural resources, marine & freshwater science, geography, pollution & waste management, environmental technology, environmental law, public policy, social impacts, urban planning, and more.
  • Environmental Issues Online - Brings together multimedia materials (text, archival, primary sources, video and audio) around key environmental challenges, including climate change, water/air pollution, biodiversity, conservation, agriculture, deforestation and more.
  • GreenFile - Covers all aspects of human impact on the environment. Its collection of scholarly, government and general-interest titles includes content on global warming, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, and more.
  • GREENR - Explore topics and events within Earth systems, global change, pollution, populations, and more.
  • Scopus - Scopus is the largest abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed literature: scientific journals, books and conference proceedings. Delivering a comprehensive overview of the world's research output in the fields of science, technology, medicine, social sciences, and arts and humanities.
  • Frozen Planet. Complete Series Collection - The Arctic and Antarctic remain the greatest wildernesses on Earth. The scale and beauty of the scenery and the sheer power of the elements, the weather, the rough ocean and the ice, is unmatched anywhere else on our planet. tells the compelling story of animals such as the wandering albatross, the adelie penguin and the polar bear, and paints a portrait that will take your breath away, at a moment when, melting fast, the frozen regions of our planet may soon be changed forever.
  • The Hurricane of '38 -  In September of 1938, the National Weather Bureau predicted this storm would blow itself out in Cape Hatteras, North Carolina. Instead it began an unexpected sprint north along the coast. Over 600 people were killed. Another 100 were never found.