Programs & Events

Science Saturday: African Monsoons & Atlantic Hurricanes

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Science Talks
Sep. 6, 2014 | Saturday, 11:00am
Ages 12 and older, please
Location: Museum of Natural Sciences - SECU Daily Planet Theater

Are the African Summer Monsoons Related to the Atlantic Hurricanes?

Ademe Mekonnen, North Carolina A&T State University

This presentation will explore the relationship between African summer monsoons and the frequency of storms that turn to hurricane stage over the Atlantic Ocean.


Science Saturday programs, held in the SECU Daily Planet Theater on the first Saturday of every month, highlight the vast world of scientific research and allow attendees to interact with experts in a variety of scientific fields. All are welcome to attend.