Topic: Brett Israel
Hurricane Irene is forecast to pass very close to the Big Apple this weekend. What would happen if a major hurricane struck New York?
08/25/2011 09:56 am
Hurricane Irene: Why do hurricane watchers circle Aug. 20 on their calendars each year?
08/24/2011 12:27 pm
Flooding, droughts, tornadoes – it's been a crazy spring. Is there anything behind these extreme weather events?
06/16/2011 05:44 pm
The nation's Storm Prediction Center in Norman, Okla., reports that tornadoes this year have already claimed more lives than all of last year, possibly making this the deadliest tornado outbreak since the 1974.
04/28/2011 04:20 pm
Mysteriously swelling Yellowstone supervolcano 'not a portent of doom,' finds mostly reassuring study
For reasons that are not clear, the huge volcano under Yellowstone National Park has been rising at an unprecedented rate during the past several years. But that doesn't necessarily mean that a massive, doomsday eruption is about to happen, finds a study that manages to put everyone at ease, more or less.
02/09/2011 03:51 pm
Tuesday marks the first day of winter, but many people in the United States and Europe have already seen a preview. Can we expect a snowy winter?
12/21/2010 03:42 pm