The How It Works Book of Extreme Weather explores the powerful forces of nature

The How It Works Book of the Extreme Weather delves into the science behind some of the wildest forms weather, from megafloods and avalanches to heatwaves and cyclones.

Discover what causes these powerful, and often destructive, events, and find out what it takes to survive them.

There are also interviews with storm chaser Warren Faidley and British weatherman Michael Fish, alongside explanations about how we forecast and measure the weather.

Pick up the How It Works Book of Extreme Weather from all good retailers, order it online or download it onto your digital device.