The Visible Infrared Imaging Radiometer Suite (VIIRS) on the Suomi-NPP satellite catches a glimpse of a storm churning with 150-mile-per-hour winds.
The number of people confirmed killed when a super typhoon devastated the Philippines surpassed 5,200 on Friday.
Only Hurricane Andrew may have come close in strength to Typhoon Haiyan, say meteorologists.
Increasingly extreme weather phenomena on the way, due to a rise in ocean temperatures.
Tropical storm Haiyan has made landfall in Vietnam with wind gusts of 98 mph. Continue reading →
Three days after devastating Typhoon Haiyan hit Tacloban, authorities say it's the country's worst natural disaster.
The Philippines are beginning to assess the damage from Super Typhoon Haiyan, this year's strongest storm and one for the record books.
The leaking Fukushima nuclear plant has dumped more than 1,000 tons of polluted water into the sea after a typhoon raked the facility.