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Friday, February 8, 2013
Crickets: Nature's Thermometers
Today, we talked about ways to forecast the weather without the use of sophisticated weather instruments. We used crickets to calculate temperature by counting the number of chirps we heard and plugging that number into a conversion formula. Check out this great Scientific American article all about it!