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May 5, 2015 06:40 PM ET // Brian Kahn, Climate Central
In the case of major hurricanes-- a Category 3 or greater -- the United States has been in a dry spell for nine years.
Mar 15, 2015 10:00 AM ET // AFP
Up to 90 percent of houses in Port Vila were damaged from 200 mph wind.
Mar 1, 2015 12:45 PM ET // Laura Geggel, LiveScience
New NASA space technology is helping researchers track rain and snowfall across the globe and predict cyclones, landslides and floods. Continue reading →
Dec 29, 2014 11:28 AM ET // Becky Oskin, LiveScience
But by 2100, the southern part of the state will get more severe storms, hiking the risk of flooding.
Dec 1, 2014 01:45 PM ET // Becky Oskin, LiveScience
The mellow 2014 Atlantic hurricane season ends Sunday (Nov. 30), marking another summer without major hurricanes hitting the Eastern United States.
Nov 4, 2014 06:30 PM ET // John Upton, Climate Central
A $300 million post-Sandy buyout program is removing flood-prone houses from inland New Jersey. Why aren't coastal houses being removed, too?
Oct 7, 2014 05:30 PM ET // Becky Oskin, LiveScience
Typhoon Vongfong in the Western Pacific rapidly strengthened overnight into the most powerful super typhoon of 2014.
Oct 7, 2014 07:00 AM ET // Megan Gannon, Live Science News Editor
In September, when Hurricane Edouard was churning over the Atlantic Ocean, NASA dispatched its Global Hawk drones to fly directly over the eye of the storm.
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