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  • January 7, 2014 3:16 pm
  • April 4, 2013 1:05 pm
    First the drought came for the corn, then the fireworks, then the butterflies, then the steaks…
The worst US drought since the 1930s is still not over. View high resolution

    First the drought came for the corn, then the fireworks, then the butterflies, then the steaks…

    The worst US drought since the 1930s is still not over.

  • April 11, 2012 7:27 pm
  • November 29, 2011 9:54 am

    The entire 2011 Hurricane Season in 4.5 minutes.

    Everything looks cooler in timelapse.

  • September 7, 2011 6:22 pm
    Yes.
(via)

    Yes.

    (via)

  • August 29, 2011 9:34 am
    Can You Nuke a Hurricane?
Spoiler: No. But that won’t keep people from proposing it. The fascinating science and political backstory here. View high resolution

    Can You Nuke a Hurricane?

    Spoiler: No. But that won’t keep people from proposing it. The fascinating science and political backstory here.

  • August 26, 2011 12:52 pm
    imwithkanye:

NEVER4GET: Al Roker nearly blown away by Hurricane Wilma in 2005.
Check out other reporters battling the odds at The Daily Beast.

    imwithkanye:

    NEVER4GET: Al Roker nearly blown away by Hurricane Wilma in 2005.

    Check out other reporters battling the odds at The Daily Beast.

  • August 25, 2011 9:21 pm
    washingtonpoststyle:

The light in D.C. right now is majestic.
Shot from inside Logan Circle.
Photo by Dan Zak

Yeah, co-sign. In a “We’re about to get hit by a massive flippin’ hurricane” kind of way. But majestic nonetheless. View high resolution

    washingtonpoststyle:

    The light in D.C. right now is majestic.

    Shot from inside Logan Circle.

    Photo by Dan Zak

    Yeah, co-sign. In a “We’re about to get hit by a massive flippin’ hurricane” kind of way. But majestic nonetheless.

  • August 25, 2011 11:34 am
    shortformblog:

breakingnews:

Here comes Irene: Here’s the latest forecast track (real-time) for Hurricane Irene, which Weather Channel hurricane expert Dr. Rick Knabb calls an “extreme threat” for the coastal regions from NC all the way up to New England. (11:30 a.m. ET)

To our brethren in Jersey, NYC, NC, etc.: Let’s hope this ride isn’t too bumpy. Oh, and be careful, good friends in the Hampton Roads area.

We’re stocking up on kale. View high resolution

    shortformblog:

    breakingnews:

    Here comes Irene: Here’s the latest forecast track (real-time) for Hurricane Irene, which Weather Channel hurricane expert Dr. Rick Knabb calls an “extreme threat” for the coastal regions from NC all the way up to New England. (11:30 a.m. ET)

    To our brethren in Jersey, NYC, NC, etc.: Let’s hope this ride isn’t too bumpy. Oh, and be careful, good friends in the Hampton Roads area.

    We’re stocking up on kale.

  • July 20, 2011 7:14 pm
    News flash: if you live in the southeastern part of the US, you’re pretty much screwed this week. You too, Arizona and SoCal. And now back to denying climate change is real.

    News flash: if you live in the southeastern part of the US, you’re pretty much screwed this week. You too, Arizona and SoCal. And now back to denying climate change is real.

  • April 28, 2011 1:28 pm
    msnbc:

3-D imagery of yesterday’s tornado in Tuscaloosa, Ala., via an @iWitnessWeather twitpic.
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    msnbc:

    3-D imagery of yesterday’s tornado in Tuscaloosa, Ala., via an @iWitnessWeather twitpic.

  • March 10, 2011 12:19 pm

    Animation of Wave Propagation from the Japan Earthquake

    Via NOAA’s Center for Tsunami Research