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06

Aug

How real is the new tornado flick ‘Into the Storm’?The film’s director and a Weather Channel meteorologist weigh in on the twisty nature of tornadoes.

How real is the new tornado flick ‘Into the Storm’?
The film’s director and a Weather Channel meteorologist weigh in on the twisty nature of tornadoes.

28

May

Should we build a ‘great wall’ to prevent tornadoes from entering America?

By building three ‘great walls’ across tornado alley, one physicist believes the U.S. could prevent the disasters from happening

Should we build a ‘great wall’ to prevent tornadoes from entering America?

By building three ‘great walls’ across tornado alley, one physicist believes the U.S. could prevent the disasters from happening

29

Jul

Real-life Sharknado: 5 actual instances of animal tornadoesCould a sharknado actually happen? Reports of real-life animal tornadoes are not unheard of around the globe.

Real-life Sharknado: 5 actual instances of animal tornadoes
Could a sharknado actually happen? Reports of real-life animal tornadoes are not unheard of around the globe.

16

Jul

treehugger:

A HUGE waterspout towers over Tampa Bay — check out the video of this crazy thing. (No, there are no sharks in it…)

treehugger:

A HUGE waterspout towers over Tampa Bay — check out the video of this crazy thing. (No, there are no sharks in it…)

05

Jun

Satellite image reveals Moore tornado scarThe total damaged caused by the twister is estimated to be around $2 billion.

Satellite image reveals Moore tornado scar
The total damaged caused by the twister is estimated to be around $2 billion.

29

May


 Hanson debuts ‘Mmmhops Pale Ale’ early for charity  



The Oklahoma natives move up the release date of their new craft beer to raise money for tornado survivors.
The Oklahoma natives move up the release date of their new craft beer to raise money for tornado survivors.

23

May

Photos of the day: Moments of hope after the Oklahoma tornado
une Simson embraces her cat, Sammi, after finding him in the wreckage of her home on May 21 in Moore, Okla. After a monstrous tornado tore through the suburbs of Oklahoma City earlier this week, residents are now returning home to pick up what remains of their lives. Entire neighborhoods were rendered unrecognizable by the powerful EF-5 tornado, which killed 24 people, 9 of them children.

See more photos.

Photos of the day: Moments of hope after the Oklahoma tornado

une Simson embraces her cat, Sammi, after finding him in the wreckage of her home on May 21 in Moore, Okla. After a monstrous tornado tore through the suburbs of Oklahoma City earlier this week, residents are now returning home to pick up what remains of their lives. Entire neighborhoods were rendered unrecognizable by the powerful EF-5 tornado, which killed 24 people, 9 of them children.

See more photos.

22

May

Why storm shelters are the only tornado-proof buildings
No storm shelter? ‘Wind clips’ built into your home can give some additional protection from dangerous winds.

Why storm shelters are the only tornado-proof buildings

No storm shelter? ‘Wind clips’ built into your home can give some additional protection from dangerous winds.

laurajmoss:

Today all the kibble raised on Freekibble and FreeKibbleKat will be donated to animals in disaster-stricken Moore, Okla.
Simply answer the trivia question on each site and you’ll donate food to animals in need.
Please share!

laurajmoss:

Today all the kibble raised on Freekibble and FreeKibbleKat will be donated to animals in disaster-stricken Moore, Okla.

Simply answer the trivia question on each site and you’ll donate food to animals in need.

Please share!

Deadly Moore tornado tops the scale at EF-5
An EF-0 rating is reserved for minor damage, and an EF-5 is considered the most severe, with winds topping 200 mph.

Deadly Moore tornado tops the scale at EF-5

An EF-0 rating is reserved for minor damage, and an EF-5 is considered the most severe, with winds topping 200 mph.