Climate change partly to blame for superstorm damage
November 6, 2012, 11:25 a.m. by Douglas Main, LiveScience
Hurricanes occur with or without global warming, but climate models suggest that such storms will become more intense as the planet warms.
New storm could threaten Sandy-damaged beaches
November 5, 2012, 10:12 a.m. by Becky Oskin, OurAmazingPlanet
The lack of protective dunes and damage to sea walls could lead to lowland flooding near the coast.
After superstorm, California worries about extreme weather
November 5, 2012, 9:21 a.m. by Live Science
California is concerned mostly about a series of extreme snowstorms that could lead to massive flooding when the snow melts.
Why Sandy may affect the outcome of the presidential election
November 5, 2012, 8:21 a.m. by Tia Ghose, LiveScience
Experts suspect there will be lower turnout in areas affected by Hurricane Sandy.
How Hurricane Sandy compares to the worst U.S. natural disasters
October 31, 2012, 9:30 a.m. by Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience
Hurricane Sandy broke meteorological records in terms of size and barometric pressure, but how does it stand up to Hurricane Katrina?
Has Hurricane Sandy forced diseased rats out of the subway?
October 30, 2012, 11:48 a.m. by Melissa Breyer
Experts say flooded tunnels could displace rats and potentially lead to a rise in cases of leptospirosis, hantavirus, typhus, salmonella and even the plague.
Even scientists look for meaning in Sandy's wrath
October 30, 2012, 9:45 a.m. by Live Science
Researchers suggest that the 'everything happens for a reason' justification takes root early in our intellectual development.
Sandy in profile: Satellite captures cross section of storm
October 30, 2012, 9:26 a.m. by Douglas Main, OurAmazingPlanet
A new look at Hurricane Sandy.
Watch the wind and find shelter from Hurricane Sandy
October 29, 2012, 4:42 p.m. by Shea Gunther
Find shelter with Google's Hurricane Sandy Crisis Map and use the Wind Map to watch how things are blowing.
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