Infographic: How Hurricanes Work

As the East Coast prepares for Hurricane Sandy, the NYC mayor has closed New York City schools today and tomorrow. The hurricane raises questions among kids who may have not experienced one before. ABC provided a few tips for how to talk to your kids about the hurricane.

Oftentimes, students lose interest in STEM subjects because they fail to see the real world implications. There’s an opportunity to turn the time off from school into an important science lesson. Popular Science has posted an infographic depicting the anatomy of a hurricane, which we’ve shared below.