Thanks to the digital magic of this interactive app, you can bring the wildest weather right into your home without disturbing a single chair! Place your tablet or smartphone near the visual trigger on the page then hold it up to see a tornado chasing your dad or a volcano erupting on your desk. iStorm is packed with fascinating facts about earthquakes, tsunami and other extreme weather events. From floods and drought, to forest fires and avalanches, discover why extreme natural events occur and learn about their impact on our planet.
Anita Ganeri is the author of many titles on geography and exploration, including the award-winning Horrible Geography series (Scholastic Children's Books). She is a Fellow of the Royal Geographical Society and holder of the Tivy Education Medal from the Royal Scottish Geographical Society for her outstanding contribution to geographical education.
Wild weather and other forces of nature; Thunder and lightning, Hail storms, Blizzards and snowstorms; Tornadoes; Wildfires; Floods; Droughts and heatwaves; Hurricanes; Earthquakes; Tsunamis; Avalanches; Volcanoes; Our changing world; Glossary.