1913 'ghost ship' shipwreck discovered in Lake Superior
June 11, 2013, 12:22 p.m. by Melissa Breyer
A group of shipwreck hunters have found what appears to be the Henry B. Smith, a freighter that disappeared in the horrendous storm of 1913.
Help rebuild homes in a Sandy-ravaged community, Farmville-style
May 28, 2013, 6:06 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Repair the Rockaways is a Farmville-inspired digital fundraising platform where 'players' help to repair Superstorm Sandy-damaged homes by purchasing virtual bricks, no apple harvesting required.
Online campaign raising thousands for atheist mom tornado survivor
May 24, 2013, 1:20 p.m. by Shea Gunther
The Internet is rallying around Rebecca Vitsmun, a survivor of the Moore, Okla., tornado, after she told CNN's Wolf Blitzer that she is an atheist.
Gimme shelter: Why storm cellars and basements are a rarity in Oklahoma
May 22, 2013, 8:45 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Why the dearth of private homes with storm shelters and basements in and around tornado-prone Oklahoma City? Blame cruddy soil conditions, high costs and prevailing attitudes about mandated building codes.
Storm relief-benefiting Reclaim NYC returns for NY Design Week
May 16, 2013, 9:30 a.m. by Matt Hickman
A grassroots design initiative founded after Superstorm Sandy stages its second exhibition and sale with a new charity partner and an emphasis on 'coming together in a time of need.'
Storm-ready prefab buildings set to debut at NYC beaches
May 14, 2013, 7 p.m. by Matt Hickman
When faced with a time-sensitive challenge, BKLYN Designs exhibitor Garrison Architects dove right in with the creation of green modular structures that will grace NYC's Sandy-ravaged beaches by Memorial Day.
Georgia tornado signature revealed in radar
January 31, 2013, 10:44 a.m. by Andrea Thompson, OurAmazingPlanet
The wind signature of the powerful tornado that ripped through Adairsville, Ga. can be seen in a new radar image.
Lightning flash from severe thunderstorm seen from space
January 30, 2013, 4:57 p.m. by Andrea Thompson, OurAmazingPlanet
A space satellite was able to spot details of storm clouds and a lightning flash over Tennessee earlier today.
New sensors to monitor 'Pineapple Express' monster storms
December 5, 2012, 11:59 a.m. by Dave Levitan, OurAmazingPlanet
The new sensors will measure soil moisture and water vapor in the air to gauge the the potential impacts of an atmospheric river storm.
Super typhoon Bopha hits the Philippines
December 4, 2012, 12:07 p.m. by OurAmazingPlanet
The storm could drop as much as 12 inches of rain on ill-prepared islands.
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Drone captures the largest swarm of sea turtles ever filmed
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