Record heat. Record storms. Record drought, snow, rain, and ocean levels. What's going on? In a world of crazy weather exacerbated by climate change, knowing about tornadoes, hurricanes, droughts, derachos, blizzards, and storms is more important than ever. This book, based on cutting-edge science and first-hand accounts, helps kids learn about what's going on and what to do about it.
Thomas M. Kostigen, author, journalist, environmentalist, is the co-author of the New York Times-bestselling title, The Green Book: The Everyday Guide to Saving the Planet One Simple Step at a Time, as well as five other books, including You Are Here, The Green Blue Book, and What Money Means. He often appears on television and radio and has interesting ideas for media coverage of climate change and weather extremes around the world.