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.
Hurricanes and typhoons are migrating from the tropics toward the North and South poles, a new study finds.
A day after Super Typhoon Haiyan whipped across the Philippines, a picture has emerged of entire communities having been flattened.
It's among the strongest storms ever recorded on the planet. Super Typhoon Haiyan slammed into the Philippines with winds touching 235 miles per hour. Trace looks at how this typhoon differs from hurricanes, and how such a monster storm came to be.