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Jul 28, 2014 02:06 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Sunday's fatal lightning strike at Venice Beach is a tragic reminder of how important it is to be safe during a thunderstorm. Continue reading →
Jul 27, 2014 07:00 PM ET // AFP
At least one person was killed and up to eight others injured when freak lightning struck the bustling Venice Beach.
Jul 23, 2014 04:16 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
About a million acres of the Pacific Northwest are burning right now. Continue reading →
Jul 17, 2014 04:50 PM ET // Laura Geggel, LiveScience
Report's maps show geologists' predictions of where and how often future earthquakes may occur and how strongly they may shake the ground.
Jul 16, 2014 01:23 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
A massive line of thunderstorms can be unnerving, but squall lines, as meteorologists call them, are a fairly common phenomenon during the summer season. Continue reading →
Jul 16, 2014 12:30 PM ET // Paul Heltzel
A massive, unexplained hole is discovered in a gas-rich area of Siberia called the 'end of the world.'
Jul 15, 2014 07:00 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Late summer will see a return of cyanobacteria, the toxic, oxygen-depleting blue-green slime that has been plaguing Lake Erie in recent years, according to NOAA scientists. Continue reading →
Jul 15, 2014 09:00 AM ET // Kelly Dickerson, LiveScience
The cold front sweeping across the United States is not technically a polar vortex, but it will bring significantly lower temperatures.
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