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This ebook is, in a feel, a sequel to David Seargent's first Springer publication Weird Astronomy (2010). while Weird Astronomy prolonged over a large diversity of only astronomical themes, the current paintings concentrates on phenomena towards domestic; the atmospheric and "shallow area" occasions rather than deep house occasions. the road among astronomy and meteorology is blurred - a incontrovertible fact that is mentioned in Weird Weather. it's not essentially a booklet of "wonders" or of the unexplained, even though a number of the subject matters coated stay mysteries. it truly is essentially directed towards people who are serious about weather and climate, and who're open-minded while contemplating Earth's weather, what drives it, and what are the factors of weather switch. the writer, David A. J. Seargent, offers the evidence with a balanced and clinical approach.

Weird climate: stories of Astronomical and Atmospheric Anomalies is ready unusual, strange, and it appears inexplicable observations of the air and sky. basically those are within the Earth's surroundings, yet there are corresponding phenomena within the atmospheres of alternative planets of the sun method - lightning on Venus, Jupiter, and Saturn, whirlwinds and mud storms of Mars, and auroras on Jupiter. themes comprise anomalous lighting, anomalous sounds, amazing results of cloud illumination through the sunlight or Moon, lightning phenomena, electrophonic sounds of lightning, aurora and meteors, twister and whirlwind phenomena in the world and Mars, traditional atmospheric results, mirages, and the potential astronomical impacts on cloud and climate.

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