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Dec 18, 2014 06:30 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Brief bursts of intense energy occur inside thunderstorms 1,000 times a day around the world, new research shows. Continue reading →
Dec 12, 2014 09:00 PM ET // Discovery News
On Wednesday, a vicious winter storm hit the U.S. West Coast. By Friday, flooding, high winds and fallen trees caused huge travel disruptions and property damage.
Nov 13, 2014 02:00 PM ET // Paul Heltzel
Climate change means more lightning strikes for each degree the world warms, a new study finds.
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 2, 2014 09:00 AM ET // Becky Oskin, LiveScience
Lighting can strike the ground miles away from the towering thunderstorms that produce it, a phenomenon called a bolt from the blue.
Sep 29, 2014 08:39 AM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
For all the talk of 2012's Hurricane Sandy being a superstorm, a new report warns that a future repeat of the hurricane that struck New York City in 1821 would be far more devastating. 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 →
Aug 2, 2014 10:32 AM ET // AFP
The landslide swept away dozens of homes before it created a major flood hazard by dumping mud and rocks into a river.
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