- how El Nino weather systems affect hurricanes
- how past storms help predictions for future storms
Each year, meteorologists make predictions on the hurricane season. They predict how many "named" storms they will believe will happen and how severe the storms will be. Read the article from Weather.com about this year's predictions.
Springtime is a time triggers many allergies. Mr. Hamilton is suffering from springtime allergies for the first time in his life. So he feels this is the worst allergy season ever! Is it true or is it a common occurrence that is just now affecting Mr. Hamilton. Read about how people get allergies from Wonderopolis.
How Do You Get Allergies?
We live in a very connected world. What happens in one country could have an impact in what happens in others. It is important to learn about other countries and their cultures.
Explore Culture Grams.
Earthquakes happen everyday. Over the past week (April 11-17), there are been several major earthquakes. Learn more about earthquakes by following the links below. Read about what causes earthquakes and view the map to see where earthquakes have happened most.
Take a look at Virginia Tech's seismograph. Learn about seismographs.