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Weather Whys
Rs. 350


The myths, history, wives-tales, oddities, and wonders of a subject that comes up every day: the weather. Weather enthusiasts (or just the weather-curious) will discover surprising facts, myths, and oddities in this fascinating book of useful (and sometimes useless) information. With his expertise as a meteorologist and editor, Paul Yeager takes readers on a journey through the curious world of weather, revealing myths and misconceptions, sharing weird phenomena, and explaining how weather has affected history. Readers will discover a host of fascinating weather facts, including: •Which city is actually the windiest •How the temperature affects tire pressure •Why humidity makes hair go limp or frizzy •Why a coming storm causes sore joints •Why watering a garden after it rains is a good idea

Author: Paul Yeager,
Publisher: Perigee Trade
ISBN: 9780399535703
Cover Type: Paper-Back Cover

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