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Rare footage of massive waterspouts connecting the ocean to the sky

4 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

Tornadoes terrify me. Being sucked into the sky never to return again was a recurring childhood nightmare of mine, one that felt extremely realistic. Which is why I shiver at the sight of these massive waterspouts. I imagine myself on a boat, being lifted up by some massive force, surrounded by sharks trying to bite me. Read more...

Fog Returns to the Great Valley! I hate it, but it's a good thing (tentatively)

Buffalo has apocalyptic lake-effect snow, Minnesota has blizzards, Phoenix has horrific dust storms, Kansas has tornadoes, New Orleans has hurricanes. In the big picture, those of us who live in the Great Valley of California don't have much in the way of weather issues. Show More Summary

Andrew Cuomo Slams Nat'l Weather Service Over His Own Ignorance

Four months ago, Andrew Cuomo falsely stated that New York just recently started seeing tornadoes. On Saturday, the governor gave a press conference where he slammed meteorologists for their largely accurate Buffalo snow forecasts. As usual, Andrew Cuomo is clueless. Read more...

River Yarra - Moonlight Disco

Sounds like: Tornado Wallace, Tiger & Woods, Ras_G Song: River Yarra - Moonlight Disco What's so good? Melbourne creative Raudie McLeod is no stranger to Indie Shuffle; a couple of his previous musical works have been featured here over the past year. Show More Summary

We're Living Every Parent's Worst Nightmare. Here's What You Can Do To Help.

When we laid our 2-year-old daughter Savannah down to sleep on April 3, it was a seemingly normal night for a seemingly normal child. Nicknamed "Godzilla," she spent her days tearing through the house like a tornado of enthusiasm and...Show More Summary

Ten Words That Started Out as Errors

last weekOdd : Neatorama

Mental Floss put together a list of commonly used English words that initially were errors. One example is the word "tornado." It originated from the Spanish word "tronada," meaning "thunderstorm." The second and third letters being reversed is an example of metathesis. Show More Summary

Tecia Torres Outpoints Bec Hyatt, Advances to TUF 20 Quarterfinals [VIDEO]

(Props: The Ultimate Fighter) After losing an upset decision to Randa Markos on episode 1, Tecia Torres was brought back into the TUF 20 bracket as an injury replacement for Justine Kish — and the Tiny Tornado made the most of her opportunity. Show More Summary

Clubs - OutsideIn After Party

Sat 29 Nov OutsideIn Festival won't be all over after the last act plays, because they will be bringing HNNY, Ben Fester and Tornado Wallace to Goodgod for...

Dramatic Increase In Drone Sightings Raises Concerns

FAA officials are concerned about unauthorized drones colliding with airplanes. While drones are cleaning solar panels, delivering condoms, flying into tornados, and taking dramatic selfies, they're also getting dangerously close to airplanes, helicopters, and airports, according to a report from the AP on Wednesday. Read Full Story

Democrats Ran Away, From, and Against Everything

I woke up the Wednesday morning after the midterm elections feeling like the guy who had slept through a tornado, was now surveying the damage, and hearing third hand what had happened. It's not as if, Tuesday night, I hadn't been refreshing Facebook incessantly while simultaneously glued to the three or four channels I was flipping between. Show More Summary

Download torrents with Torrent Tornado for Firefox

2 weeks agoTechnology :

Firefox users who download torrent files occasionally can install the Torrent Tornado add-on for the web browser to do so. The main advantage over installing a dedicated torrent client is its simplicity. Torrent Tornado does not require...Show More Summary

El Niño fades without westerly wind bursts

From AGU: The warm and wet winter of 1997 brought California floods, Florida tornadoes, and an ice storm in the American northeast, prompting climatologists to dub it the El Niño of the century. Earlier this year, climate scientists thought the coming winter might bring similar extremes, as equatorial Pacific Ocean conditions resembled those seen in…

Behold The Most Accurate Simulation Of An F5 Tornado Ever

As awful as the movie Twister was, it helped bring to light the challenges of researching tornadoes. Namely, how do you get close enough to study something that’s powerful enough to kill you? One obvious solution is to simulate them,...Show More Summary

How I Wrote It: Frederick Barthelme, on Dictation, Tornados, Dishwashers--and Chocolate

Frederick Barthelme's new novel is There Must Be Some Mistake. ~ How When starting a new project I first gather all I’ve got in the way of unused text--fragments of stories, scenes cut from novels, sketches, characters, complaints I’ve jotted...

LEGO Batman 3: Beyond Gotham - Red Tornado screen

Red Tornado flies into LEGO Batman 3: Beyond Gotham -- in stores tomorrow! #LEGOBatmanGame — GameStop (@GameStop) November 10, 2014

Behold the Most Accurate Simulation of an F5 Tornado Ever

2 weeks agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

As awful as the movie Twister was, it helped bring to light the challenges of researching tornadoes. Namely, how do you get close enough to study something that's powerful enough to kill you? One obvious solution is to simulate them,...Show More Summary

5 Things Not to Do Around the House This Week for a Tidier Home Next Week

Bonnie & Russell's Scandi-Style Victorian You know that feeling where you look around your house and it looks like a tornado just barreled through and you're really confused because you just did your weekly cleaning? It's not that it's dirty — it might just be untidy. Show More Summary

Confronting Your Worst Money Fears

A tornado sweeps through your town and leaves nothing but death and destruction in its wake. An electrical fire burns your house and everything in it to the ground. A hacker steals your identity and runs up tens of thousands of dollars in debt before you realize what’s happened. Show More Summary

God in the Tornado

A documentary explores where God was in the midst of a very real tragedy: the tornado that devastated Moore, Oklahoma. Alissa's note: I'm happy to welcome Jessica Gibson, one of my fall interns at CT Movies, to the blog today. This past...Show More Summary

Ph.D. Student’s Interpretive Dance of Her Tornado Research Wins Contest, Also Wins the Internet - My research will be into why this contest isn't called PhDance.

3 weeks agoOdd : Geekosystem

The "Dance Your Ph.D." contest, sponsored by Science journal publisher AAAS, tasks students with expressing their research through, well, dance. This year's winner was biologist Uma Nagendra, who just happens to have a leg—and several other limbs—up on the rest of the competition with her double life as a circus aerialist. Show More Summary

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