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chasers Storm

Storm chasers face host of dangers beyond severe weather…

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The deaths of four storm chasers in car crashes over the last two weeks have underscored the dangers of pursuing severe weather events as more people clog back roads and highways searching for a glimpse of a lightning bolt or tornado, meteorologists and chasers say.Martha Llanos Rodriguez of Mexico City died…

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Solar Storm

Solar storm could supercharge northern lights as far south as New York

Home News Science & Astronomy (Image credit: Svein-Magne Tunli – tunliweb.no/Wikimedia, CC BY-NC-SA) Skywatchers, get set for a storm from the sun — and hopefully an ensuing display of the northern lights.After a dead sunspot hurled a ball of plasma, or superheated gas, toward Earth earlier this week, medium-sized auroras may stretch farther south than…

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Eunice Storm

16 killed by Storm Eunice. Transport in W.Europe

At least 14 people were killed by falling trees and flying debris caused by the storm-force winds. Emergency crews Saturday battled to restore power to more than one million homes and businesses a day after Storm Eunice carved a deadly trail across northwest Europe and left transport networks in disarray. At least 16 people were…

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Moses Storm

Roy Wood Jr. Made the Moses Storm Joke Demanded He Didn’t Give Up On

Moses Storm. Photo-Illustration: Vulture; Photo by HBO By the time an audience sees a joke in a special, it feels inevitable. But most jokes start with a comedian just trying something for the first time. And sometimes that first attempt bombs, but something — or someone — tells them to keep going. That was the case…

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Storm winter

Winter storm: More than 100,000 in the dark throughout western Tennessee

At least one person was killed in a winter storm system that spawned a tornado in Alabama and left wide swaths of the Mid-South glazed over Thursday. In Hale County, Alabama, a woman died and eight others were injured after the tornado swept through the area Thursday afternoon, Hale County emergency director Russell Weeden said.…

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Storm traps

Snow Storm Traps Trucks on Missouri Interstate

Trucks on Interstate 70 near Columbia, Mo., on Feb. 2, 2022. (Missouri Department of Transportation via AP/Screenshot via The Epoch Times) A major winter storm with millions of Americans in its path brought a mix of rain, freezing rain, and snow to the middle section of the United States as airlines canceled hundreds of flights,…

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Breanna Storm

Storm star Breanna Stewart agrees to one-year deal to return to Seattle, per report

Stewart, who will get the supermax, has spent her entire career with the Storm…

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Martian Storm

Martian dust storm delays Ingenuity helicopter’s next flight

Earth isn’t the only place where bad weather affects space flights. The weather on Mars can also be tricky, and recently it has caused some problems for the planned flight of the Ingenuity helicopter. Ingenuity had been scheduled to take its nineteenth flight earlier this month, but a regional dust storm forced the team to…

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Storm winter

Winter storm snarls travel, gives some schools the day off

Snow covers a statue of composer and entertainer George M. Cohan, in New York’s Times Square, Friday, Jan. 7, 2022. A winter storm that has already left areas of the south with more than 6 inches of snow moved into the northeast during the morning commute and prompted many school districts to close for the…

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Israel Storm

Israel to Facing a ‘Storm of Contagion” of COVID-19 Prime Minister Warns

In a recent radio interview with Israel’s prime minister Naftali Bennett, he warned that the country is about to experience an unprecedented “storm of contagion” of COVID-19, which could lead to another lockdown in the future.“We are a moment before a storm of contagion — at a rate that we haven’t seen in Israel… Omicron…