Wind

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Earth & Environmental Science

Storytime - Who Likes the Wind?

Read "Who Likes the Wind?" and learn about wind and renewable energy.
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Storytime - Who Likes the Wind?

Wind turbine and electrical cord

Generating Electricity: Wind Power

Learn how moving air can be used to generate electricity.
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Generating Electricity: Wind Power

Hut on a tiny island

How can we build a structure that protects toy people from wind?

Design and build a structure that protects toy people from the wind.
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How can we build a structure that protects toy people from wind?

Windy hillside

Weather: Wind

Learn what causes wind and how to measure it.
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Weather: Wind

Birthday cake

Probability

Learn about the branch of mathematics that helps us predict what might happen known as probability.
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Probability

Weather Vane

Tools: Weather Instruments

15 images of various instruments such as rain gauges, wind vanes and weather satellites used to inform us about the weather
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Tools: Weather Instruments

Smoke from a crop-duster shows wake turbulence

What is Air Turbulence?

Learn about the science behind the four main causes of turbulence.
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What is Air Turbulence?

dangerous tornado approaching wind turbine

What is a Tornado?

Tornadoes are a common extreme weather phenomenon in Canada. How are they formed? How can you stay safe? And what is a storm chaser?
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What is a Tornado?

Cold

Weather: Conditions

11 images that illustrate some daily weather conditions such as cold, hot and windy
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Weather: Conditions