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Measuring the temperature at home


Measuring the speed and direction of the wind is one of many practical ways you can investigate the weather in your surroundings. In this video, Sylvia demonstrates how to use a range of thermometers to measure the temperature of the ground, the atmosphere and even to show the greenhouse effect.

In next Step, we suggest a range of additional, practical experiments for you to try at home, as part of your own fieldwork investigations.

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Come Rain or Shine: Understanding the Weather

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