Category Archives: When Weather Attacks!

Landslides 101

They can happen suddenly, ripping homes from their foundations, turning roads into rubble, and killing almost everything in its path. The powerful force of a… »

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Typhoon Hagupit Lashes Philippines, Killing 24

Typhoon Hagupit — locally known as “Ruby” — tore through the Philippines, bringing peak wind gusts over 210 mph, flooded streets and pounding waves. The… »

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Japan Volcano Claims Dozens in Sudden Eruption

A beautiful, clear day took a serious and tragic turn for hikers atop Mount Ontake in Japan on Saturday, September 27 when the volcano erupted… »

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Will Bardarbunga Blow Up?

The world is watching Bardarbunga, the latest Icelandic volcano expected to erupt. Magma from the volcano is travelling under the region’s glaciers, creeping north at a… »

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Heat Stroke Danger: Know the Signs!

Heat kills. According to official government data from the CDC, heat stroke claims more than 600 lives, on average, in the U.S. every year. Heat… »

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