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Jul 27, 2015 12:30 PM ET // Discovery News
Check out these shots of spectacular lighting and dramatic skies around the world.
Jul 23, 2015 02:00 PM ET // AFP
The fragile Galapagos ecosystem may prove no match for the strong winds, heavy rains and warmer than usual ocean currents that accompany El Nino.
Jul 9, 2015 01:15 PM ET // Larry O'Hanlon
The desiccating Santa Ana winds of California may be blasting the land with fire-enhancing ozone carried all the way down from the stratosphere.
Jun 11, 2015 05:30 PM ET // Talal Al-Khatib
Numbers don't lie, and the data underlying California's drought do not have anything good to say.
Jun 1, 2015 02:15 PM ET // Discovery News
As hurricane season kicks off June 1, we look back at some of the most destructive storms to make landfall in U.S. history.
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.
May 5, 2015 11:45 AM ET // Paul Heltzel
The first images of thunder are created using triggered lightning -- and a lot of microphones -- to create an acoustic signature.
Apr 23, 2015 11:30 AM ET // AFP
A volcano in Chile that had been inactive for over 50 years suddenly erupted twice in the space of hours, blasting huge clouds of ash into the air and forcing the evacuation of around 5,000 people.
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