How to Read the Wind

September 16, 2018

It’s hurricane season so let’s talk about wind. Bob talks about how we can tell wind speed by feeling the wind on our skin and observing the world around us. Learn about the Beaufort Scale and why 30 mph wind needs to be taken seriously.

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Listen to a weekly freewheeling exploration of the astonishing world of science! What’s the most inexplicable object in the cosmos? When is Doomsday coming? The heaviest thing in the universe? Nikola Tesla’s dark secret? All this and more, each week on Astounding Universe podcast with Bob Berman, astronomer for The Old Farmer’s Almanac.

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