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he Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) has a list of names for clones and it’s 104 names long! Click here to see if your name is there. nce upon a time all the names of cyclones were female. , in 1975, male names were added to the list. So now, when BOM needs to name a cyclone it works alphabetically ough the 104 names, both male and female. ome names are never used, like names of Prime Ministers or other important people. So we may never have a clone Malcolm or a Cyclone Donald. nd names like Cyclone Tracy or Cyclone Larry and now clone Debbie are retired for life. You can imagine why, ’t you? science to talk about stuff How can we design cyclone-proof cities and towns? How will climat affect cyclones? What are the risks associated with c apart from the wind? See the list of 104 names! click here How do cyclones get their names? Did you know that ...
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