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Feb 19, 2015 09:15 AM ET // Jeanna Bryner, LiveScience Managing Editor
Some radical rain flouts the rules: The wet-weather drips seem to break a physical speed limit, sometimes falling 10 times faster than they should.
Feb 9, 2015 01:39 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
People in Washington, Oregon and Idaho are pondering the origin of a mysterious ash shower last week. Continue reading →
Aug 20, 2014 01:50 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
The Arizona monsoon is actually a long-documented meteorological phenomenon there. Continue reading →
May 20, 2014 11:51 AM ET // The DNews Editors
The time-lapse video offers a reminder of just how powerful and awe-inspiring Mother Nature can be. Continue reading →
May 7, 2014 03:36 PM ET // Tim Wall
More than 100 pounds of fish recently rained upon a village in western Sri Lanka. Fish rains have occurred many times around the globe and have a natural explanation. Continue reading →
Mar 4, 2014 11:39 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
It rained in Los Angeles. No kidding, I was shocked too. Three days without so much as a ray of sun, this transplanted Brit was beginning to feel right at home -- wet and dreaming of a sunny day. Continue reading →
Feb 12, 2014 06:11 PM ET // Tim Wall
The temperature of the air and land determine whether precipitation falls as snow, rain, sleet or freezing rain. Continue reading →
Jun 7, 2011 08:31 AM ET // John D. Cox
A new study shows how regional climate differences controlled the intensity of outbreaks of plague in China.
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