This video helps students understand the possible effect of increasing sea surface temperature on the intensity of hurricanes. The support materials provide an introduction to hurricanes and hurricanes as heat.
|Tool Name||The Effect of Sea Surface Temperature on Hurricanes|
|Discipline||Physics, Earth Sciences|
|Topic(s) in Discipline||Heat; Energy; Heat Engine; Hurricane; Hurricane Intensity|
|Climate Topic||Disasters and Hazards, Climate and the Atmosphere, Climate and the Hydrosphere|
|Type of Tool||Video|
|Grade Level||High School|
|Hosted at||PBS Learning Media|