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May 15, 2014 03:34 PM ET // Tim Wall
A powerful wind called a microburst pushed cars around a Missouri parking lot like they were toys. 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 →
Dec 17, 2013 02:45 PM ET // Larry O'Hanlon
A highly interactive wind map lets you explore the different winds at various heights, all over the planet in real time. Continue reading →
Nov 26, 2013 05:39 AM ET // Larry O'Hanlon
Visualizing the wind as it changes through the day has never been easier -- or so hypnotic. Continue reading →
Mar 19, 2010 06:18 PM ET // John D. Cox
The eastern North Pacific and North Atlantic Oceans set up a see-saw of weather conditions that affect how hurricanes form in both regions.
Jan 21, 2010 01:35 PM ET // John D. Cox
From freezing cold to pouring rains, this winter may have a topsy-turvy feel to it, but the people who keep their eyes on conditions in the oceans have no doubt about the pattern of powerful storms now blowing in from the Pacific. It has El Niño written all over it. "It's obviously a very stro...
Sep 18, 2009 06:26 PM ET // John D. Cox
Just when it looked like researchers had figured out the mysterious link between sunspot activity and Earth's weather, along comes another solar surprise:  As indicators of the impact of the Sun's activity on the planet, sunspots are not all they have been cracked up to be. Scientists at ...
Sep 18, 2012 06:09 AM ET // Tim Wall
Five-hundred thousand years worth of hurricanes and sea breezes weren't enough to brush the dust off Bermuda's shoulders.
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