Strange yet amazing facts about the world's most extreme forms of weather are combined with color photographs and captivating graphics in this book. Feel the heat, battle the storm, or stare straight into the eye of a hurricane. Don't be scared — be prepared for the truly amazing world of wild weather, from avoiding a lightning strike to escaping an avalanche! Each EXTRAORDINARY book is packed with mind-blowing facts, fantastic photos, and zany comic strips. Exciting information bursts off every page of these vibrant full-color books. Science and nature become fun when ordinary topics become EXTRAORDINARY!