Weekend reads: Hurricane cocktail recipe & more in honor of Irene
August 27, 2011, 3:04 p.m. by Robin Shreeves
Food news and items of interest from around the Web for your weekend reading.
MNN week in review: Hurricane preparations and electric cars to watch
August 27, 2011, 9:02 a.m.
Catch up on the environmental headlines from the week of Aug. 21-27, 2011.
Playing catch up: Rock me like a you know what ...
August 26, 2011, 10:30 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Although this blogger has rudely been kicked out of his home by a nasty lady named Irene, the Friday news roundup show must go on. This week: 'American Pickers,' Brad Pitt and toxic dryer sheet fumes.
Four politically incorrect predictions about Hurricane Irene
August 26, 2011, 5:26 p.m. by Andrew Schenkel
When crisis hits, the jokesters come out of the woodwork. Here is what to expect.
Hurricane hunters fly into eye of storm
August 26, 2011, 12:56 p.m.
Video: NBC's Peter Alexander reports from Biloxi, Miss., where he joined a crew of hurricane hunters on an 11-hour flight that took them into the eye of Hurricane Irene to learn more about the storm's strength and potential threat.
Astronauts shoot video of Hurricane Irene from space, call it 'big, scary storm'
August 26, 2011, 9:01 a.m. by OurAmazingPlanet Inc.
On board the International Space Station, astronauts observed the structure of the massive hurricane becoming increasingly uniform and stronger.
NBC's Roker: 'We are talking about a perfect storm'
August 26, 2011, 8:46 a.m.
Video: Al Roker joins Brian Williams with more on the storm churning toward the Eastern Seaboard.