A tornado struck Spartanburg SC on October 23rd 2017 with a devastating force. The tornado ripped through concrete and steel like it was wet...
This is a video from Spartanburg, South Carolina of an EF2 tornado (wind speeds 111 - 135MPH) tearing through a concrete and steel warehouse back in October. Thankfully (and amazingly), none of the people seen in the video right before the tornado comes plowing through were even seriously injured. Show More Summary
A group of workers in Spartanburg, South Carolina ran for cover as a powerful tornado abruptly snuck up on them and quickly destroyed the concrete building that they were working in within seconds. Thankfully, everyone made it out of the ordeal without serious injuries. via Digg The Slow Mo Guys Build a Fire Tornado and...
Fiery tornadoes churned up the slopes of Matilija Canyon, eating only brush for now. Jayson Kaufman kept his eye on them and the smoke closing in. Ignoring a mandatory evacuation order, he figured he still he had time to pack and escape if the flames made a run toward his cabin in the remote box...
In The Wizard of Oz, when Dorothy lands after being brought to Oz by a tornado, she opens the door and, bang!, Technicolor. It’s a surprising transition, one of the most effective in film history. But it wouldn’t have been a complete shock for audiences in 1939 because Oz was not the first film to feature the color technology. Show More Summary
Add the Marvel Legends 12-Inch Wolverine Action Figure to your collection and you have a true legend. What would the X-Men be without Wolverine? Logan is armed with his tornado claws and berserker barrage, plus he is bigger or more detailed. He also has tons [...]
My house looks like an Amazon fulfilment center that got hit by a tornado. Must be December! Santa’s stash is in the front closet and everything is wrapped – success! It was a fairly productive weekend, or at least today was. But Saturday was more fun as my parents were in town for a visit.... Read More »
While most people head for cover at the first sign of a storm, this man runs straight toward it. Storm chaser and father of three Mike Olbinski is addicted to photographing extreme weather and regularly takes on tornadoes and supercell...Show More Summary
Ads by Project Wonderful! Your ad could be here, right now. Mark Trail, 11/29/17 Oh my God, it was just yesterday when it seemed like the tornado bank robber storyline had at least until Friday before it limped to its conclusion, but then today, mid-week, BAM, we’re suddenly re-introduced to Chris “Dirty” Dyer, a rhino […]
NBC has put in development drama American Disaster from writer Michael McGrale (CSI: Miami, The Following), director Deran Sarafian (House, The Strain, Hell On Wheels), Muse Entertainment and Universal TV. Written by McGrale, American Disaster centers around a Midwestern community that holds itself together in the wake of a catastrophic tornado. Show More Summary
Missouri's U.S. senators are backing Joplin's request for a deadline extension on several federally funded tornado recovery projects. The Joplin Globe reports that Sens. Claire McCaskill, a Democrat, and Roy … Click to Continue »
(University of Western Ontario) Researchers at Western University, Canada, have have developed a tornado-prediction method they say could buy as much as 20 minutes additional warning time.Using high-altitude turbulence radar can help...Show More Summary
When mere seconds of storm warning could mean the difference between harm or safety, two researchers with ties to Western University in London, Canada, have developed a tornado-prediction method they say could buy as much as 20 minutes additional warning time.
JAKARTA (Reuters) - A tornado ripped through a densely populated area in Indonesia's East Java province on Wednesday, injuring 35 people and damaging more than 600 homes, the head of the local disaster mitigation official said.
(NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center) New NASA mission results show that tornado-like swirls of space plasma create tumultuous boundaries in the near-Earth environment, letting dangerous high-energy particles slip into near Earth space...
Interplanetary space is hardly tranquil. High-energy charged particles from the Sun, as well as from beyond our solar system, constantly whizz by. These can damage satellites and endanger astronaut health—though, luckily for life on Earth, the planet is blanketed by a protective magnetic bubble created by its magnetic field. Show More Summary
Ads by Project Wonderful! Your ad could be here, right now. Family Circus, 11/16/17 I have to admit that I’m extremely hung up on Billy proposing to go eat at the home of someone named “Corbin.” Corbin? Is this a thing that Americans are naming their children now? I of course immediately turned to the […]
I got pulled into a YouTube binge watching tornado last night. I felt like I could not get out. The gravitational pull reeled me in, keeping me in front of the Chromebook, demanding me to watch the endless travel or vlogger videos. I was caught in the loop. Show More Summary