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globe the earth.
map a representation of an area of land or sea showing physical features, cities, roads,
meteorologist an expert in or student of meteorology a weather forecaster.
geologist an expert in or student of geology.
vulcanologist A person who studies volcanoes.
vortex a mass of whirling fluid or air especially a whirlpool or whirlwind.
hurrican a storm with a violent wind that forms in tropical waters
tornado a mobile, destructive vortex of violently rotating winds in the shape of a funnel
eye it is the middle of a hurricane or tornado
funnel cloud a rotating funnel-shaped cloud forming the core of a tornado
cyclone a system of winds rotating inward to high atmospheric pressure
typhoon a system of winds rotating inward to an area of low atmospheric pressure
atmosphere the envelope of gases surrounding the earth
nitrogen a chemical element
carbon dioxide a colorless and odorless gas
greenhouse gases a gas that contributes to the greenhouse effect
water vapor a vapor that is below boiling point
stratosphere the layer of the earth's atmosphere above the troposphere
mesosphere the region of the earth's atmosphere above the stratosphere and below the thermosphere
ionosphere the layer of the earth's atmosphere
exosphere the outermost region of a planet's atmosphere.
troposphere the lowest region of the atmosphere
thermosphere increase in temperature with height.
goes and poes satellites the satellite will pass over a different longitude each time it goes around the earth.
tornado ally a place where tornadoes are very frequent
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