~Changes in Weather~
~Changes in weather are caused by the changing interactions of water, air, and temperature in our environment.
~Areas at higher altitudes are colder than areas at lower altitudes.
~The sun is earth's most important energy source.
~Even though there is a wide variety of temperatures in different areas on earth, the temperatures have to remain stable enough for living people, living animals, and all living things to survive.
~All humans have their own ways to adapt to the temperatures and environments that they experience and live in.
~Lightning is created by electricity clouds, and it heats the air around it.
~Light travels faster than sound, which is why we see lightning before we hear thunder.
~Storms occur when air masses collide with eachother.
~Tornadoes happen when warm, moist air quickly rises towards cool air.
~Hurricanes start out as tropical storms, then the wind speeds up to create a hurricane.
~Blizzards are created by wind picking up snow from the ground.
☀️ ~The sun gives 4 trillion kilowatt hours to the earth every single day!
🌵~Deserts around the world can reach up to 100 degrees Fahrenheit during the day, and can plunge to below 0 degrees Fahrenheit at night.
🌪~Tornadoes usually happen during the seasons of spring and summer in the United States.
⚡️~Lightning strikes on earth 8,640,000 times every day!