Thermometers are used to measure the temperature of all sorts of things, from a fever to the heat in an oven to the weather. Various thermometers exist with various scales for temperature measurement. Take this quiz to see how much you know about thermometers.
WHAT'S INSIDE: CLIMATE & WEATHER
- Atmospheric Science
- Meteorological Instruments
Is hurricane intensity increasing? It all depends on who you ask. How have scientists come to so many different conclusions about the ferocity of these seasonal storms?
Cyclone, a system of winds in which air moves around a central area of relatively low pressure.