What Causes Hurricanes - Experiments with Air Pressure

Traveling Science Show Presenter Kaitlin explores one of the essential ingredients for hurricanes - air.

You will find out that air pressure is incredibly strong. The pressure of our atmosphere is almost 15 PSFI (pounds per square inch). Air always moves from areas of high air pressure to areas of low air pressure, and that is how we get wind.  

Related Topics: physics, meterology