|Grades||Quiz Games (with special printable formats for classroom use)|
|K - 12th||Identify Natural Disasters, #1||Identify Natural Disasters, #2|
|3rd - 12th||Recent Natural Disasters||Tornado Twister Quiz|
|Quiz on Hurricane||Quiz on Earthquakes|
|Presentations on Natural Disasters :|
Learn what is an avalanche. Find out about the warning signs of an avalanche before it's triggered.
Learn what is a volcano. These rifts in the Earth, spewing lava, gases and ash, are immense forces of nature.
Inside a Volcano
The presentation reveals Earth's volcanoes. Explore the science and beauty of these natural features.
Find out how a tsunami is born and how it destroys with its immense power.
Earthquake and Tsunami, Japan, 2011
Video footage of the 2011 Japanese earthquake and tsunami as it unfolded.
Hurricanes in Action
Lesson on hurricanes. Watch hurricanes batter coastlines and send deadly debris flying through the air.
Tornado on the Turnpike
Watch a tornado as a news crew takes cover under a highway overpass.
How Does a Tornado Form?
The awesome power of this devastating force of nature can humble mankind. Find out where do these twisters come from, and just how destructive can they get.
Inside the Tornado
US is the tornado capital of the world with more than 1000 tornadoes touching down every year. When most people are running away, watch a team of scientists heading straight for it.
Tornadoes, Lightning in Rare Video
Inside a tornado in super slow-motion - see a high-tech tornado chaser's stunning footage of twisters, and of lightning as you've never seen it!
Learn about earthquakes. See earthquakes pound San Francisco and pulverize Taiwan.
Find out about earthquakes, their warning signs, how they occur and their aftermath.
Earthquakes (Richter Scale)
Learn about the Richter Scale - a way to measure the magnitude of earthquakes.
Find out about storm surges. While filming storm surges, a cameraman gets too close to the action.
Flood News Report
Flood news report covering the 2011 Queensland flood in Australia.
With thousands of asteroids, comets and other near-Earth object buzzing by our planet, find out how we can avoid the same fate as the dinosaurs.
Could We Stop an Asteroid?
Big asteroids have regularly hit the Earth in the past, and will do so in the future. Could we stop an asteroid on a collision course for Earth?