The history of the barometer (and how it works)

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Link to Resource: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EkDhlzA-lwI
Resource Type:Teaching Media; Videos or Animations
Grade Level:
9 10 11 12
Language:English
Organization:TED-Ed
Publication Date:2014
Summary:A barometer is an instrument that measures air pressure, allowing weather forecasters and scientists to better predict extreme weather events. Despite its incredible usefulness, inventing the barometer was no walk in the park. Asaf Bar-Yosef describes the series of scientists and events that contributed to the birth of the barometer -, and explains how it actually works.
Earth Science Big Ideas:Big Idea 1
NGSS Discplinary Core Ideas:ESS2.D
Subjects: 9-12; atmospheric science; high school; meteorology; video; weather
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