tornadoes

'Infrasound' May Soon Help Scientists More Accurately Predict Tornadoes

'Infrasound' May Soon Help Scientists More Accurately Predict Tornadoes

New research results show how sound below the range of human hearing can help scientists predict and track tornadoes. Read more...
Mystery sounds from storms could help predict tornadoes

Mystery sounds from storms could help predict tornadoes

Scientists narrow down causes of low-frequency rumbles emitted before twisters formMysterious rumbles that herald tornadoes could one day be used to predict when and where they will strike, according
Dallas Tornado Leaves Trail of Damage; Storm Causes Panic at Memphis Airport

Dallas Tornado Leaves Trail of Damage; Storm Causes Panic at Memphis Airport

A tornado destroyed buildings in Dallas and cut electricity to tens of thousands of people. The storm system is moving east, and has killed a man in Arkansas.
Dallas Tornado Leaves Trail of Damage

Dallas Tornado Leaves Trail of Damage

A tornado destroyed buildings in Dallas and cut electricity to tens of thousands of people. The storm system is moving east, and has killed a man in Arkansas.
Tropical Storm Nestor Leaves Path of Destruction in Florida

Tropical Storm Nestor Leaves Path of Destruction in Florida

A string of tornadoes, some with winds of 120 miles per hour, uprooted trees, overturned vehicles and ripped off roofs.
Tropical Storm Nestor Leaves Path of Destruction in Florida

Tropical Storm Nestor Leaves Path of Destruction in Florida

A string of tornadoes, some with winds of 120 miles per hour, uprooted trees, overturned vehicles and ripped off roofs.
‘Something Just Keeps Happening’: Dayton Shooting Hit a City Already in Pain

‘Something Just Keeps Happening’: Dayton Shooting Hit a City Already in Pain

Mayor Nan Whaley has guided Dayton through repeated trauma this year. Before the recent mass shooting, the city was rocked by a Ku Klux Klan rally and tornadoes.
‘Something Just Keeps Happening’: Dayton Shooting Hit a City Already in Pain

‘Something Just Keeps Happening’: Dayton Shooting Hit a City Already in Pain

Mayor Nan Whaley has guided Dayton through repeated trauma this year. Before the recent mass shooting, the city was rocked by a Ku Klux Klan rally and tornadoes.
Violent Thunderstorms Kill at Least 7 in Northern Greece

Violent Thunderstorms Kill at Least 7 in Northern Greece

Six foreigners were said to be among the dead after intense wind and rain hit the Halkidiki region. More than 100 others were injured, officials said.
Metallic Hydrogen, Toxic Fandom, and the Fifth Dimension: Best Gizmodo Stories of the Week

Metallic Hydrogen, Toxic Fandom, and the Fifth Dimension: Best Gizmodo Stories of the Week

Lying, tech tricks, and snares, oh my: This week at Gizmodo, our team of reporters and editors hit three different ways consumers are being ripped off, manipulated, or tracked in secret in their
Scientists Are Probing Tornadoes With Drones to Save Lives

Scientists Are Probing Tornadoes With Drones to Save Lives

This spring saw one of the worst tornado outbreaks in recent years. More than 300 twisters touched down from Texas to North Dakota to Pennsylvania, scarring the landscape, causing widespread damage,
Scientists Are Probing Tornadoes With Drones to Save Lives

Scientists Are Probing Tornadoes With Drones to Save Lives

This spring saw one of the worst tornado outbreaks in recent years. More than 300 twisters touched down from Texas to North Dakota to Pennsylvania, scarring the landscape, causing widespread damage,
Catfish Fetishists, Secondhand Vape, and the Mystery of Tape: Best Gizmodo Stories of the Week

Catfish Fetishists, Secondhand Vape, and the Mystery of Tape: Best Gizmodo Stories of the Week

Welcome! Welcome to June, which is not technically summer yet so far, but good enough to do the job so long as everyone knows what’s good for ‘em and looks the other way. Read more...
Is the rise in tornadoes tied to climate change? Scientists aren't sure—yet

Is the rise in tornadoes tied to climate change? Scientists aren't sure—yet

This spring has seen outbreaks of tornadoes and storms throughout much of the country that are almost unheard of. The sheer number of tornadoes is mind-boggling, and the growing area affected by the
Extreme weather in the US: tornadoes, floods and snow – in pictures

Extreme weather in the US: tornadoes, floods and snow – in pictures

Severe weather has spawned multiple tornadoes, flooding and even snow across America’s Midwest and Northeast Continue reading...
Why Are There So Many Tornadoes Right Now?

Why Are There So Many Tornadoes Right Now?

This has been a spring of angry weather across the U.S. as heat, flooding, and hail pummel the eastern half of the country. But along with the garden variety suffering, devastating tornadoes have also
Why Are There So Many Tornadoes Right Now?

Why Are There So Many Tornadoes Right Now?

This has been a spring of angry weather across the U.S. as heat, flooding, and hail pummel the eastern half of the country. But along with the garden variety suffering, devastating tornadoes have also
This is the climate crisis, it's happening now, and here is what it looks like

This is the climate crisis, it's happening now, and here is what it looks like

Twelve straight nights of raging storms have produced 365 reported tornadoes across 22 states. Where the total for May averages 276, this year has seen that number almost doubled … and May isn’t over
After the tornado: storm damage in the US – in pictures

After the tornado: storm damage in the US – in pictures

There has been a spate of tornadoes in the US over the last two weeks as a volatile mix of warm, moist air from the south-east and persistent cold from the Rocky Mountains clashes over the midwest
Are recent tornadoes and floods 'historic,' or is it possible they are pretty regular occurrences, CNN?

Are recent tornadoes and floods 'historic,' or is it possible they are pretty regular occurrences, CNN?

BlazeTV hosts Pat Gray and Jeff Fisher teamed up on Wednesday's episode of "Pat Gray Unleashed," and the pair raised an essential question about CNN's coverage of the latest tornado outbreak and