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Atmospheric Electricity – for K-8

Presenter: Jeffery Forbes
Date: Tuesday, January 1, 2013

While we have known since Benjamin Franklin's time that electricity exists in the atmosphere, scientists are just beginning to understand its connections & consequences.

Topics:Earth System, Computer Modeling
Audience:General public, Informal education, Elementary school, Upper elementary, Middle school

Animation: Noah Besser, Parker Street Production

Script and Editing: Teri Eastburn, UCARConnect