Mystery Science: How Can You Keep a House From Blowing Away in a Wind Storm?
Mystery Science

In this Mystery, students explore the effects of natural hazards, such as tornadoes, hurricanes, and dust storms.

Steve Spangler Science: Fire Tornado
Steve Spangler Science

A fire tornado is just like a tornado but made of fire instead of air.

Steve Spangler Science: Tornado in a Bottle
Steve Spangler Science

Prepare for tornado warnings as homemade twisters turn a soda bottle into tornado alley.

Raising Dragons: Tornado in a Bottle Experiment
Raising Dragons

For this simple experiment we recommend using a tornado tube but you can also make a version using a washer and duct tape.

Raising Dragons: Tornado in a Jar Experiment
Raising Dragons

For this super cool experiment you need a round glass jar that seals tightly, water, dish soap and glitter (optional).

Crash Course Kids: Severe Weather - Episode 28.2
Crash Course Kids

In this episode of Crash Course Kids, Sabrina talks to us about what makes Severe Weather and how it interacts with the Geosphere and Biosphere.

OLogy: Tornadoes - Spinning Thunderstorms
OLogy (American Museum of Natural History)

With its swirling column of wind, a tornado is one of nature’s most destructive storms.

Siemens STEM Day: Tornado in a Bottle
Siemens STEM Day

In this activity, students will learn about tornadoes and simulate one inside a small bottle.

Outside Podcast: The Death Blow

Science can’t fully explain why and how tornadoes form.

Ologies: Fulminology with Chris Giesige

Wildfire researcher and lightning scientist Chris Giesige answers questions about thunderclaps and lightning flashes in a laid back way that will put him at the top of your Fulminologist list.

Short Wave: Science Movie Club - 'Twister'
Short Wave (NPR)

The 1996 drama ‘Twister’ got a lot of things wrong…and a few things right.