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Scientists create artificial lightning strikes to study the temperature inside real bolts of lightning.

Yuen Yiu, Staff Writer

An undergraduate college student may have found a way to warn people up to 30 minutes in advance that a tornado is on the way.

Karin Heineman, ISTV Executive Producer

How the landscape where you live may determine the likelihood of a tornado.

Karin Heineman, ISTV Executive Producer

Remote controlled aerial vehicle gathers facts on approaching storms.

Marsha Lewis, Contributing Producer

A computer model can determine where a hurricane's surge will land.

Joel Shurkin, Contributor

Sediment records suggest that East Coast suffered higher winds many times.

Chris Gorski, Editor

Scientists explore how topography affects tornado danger.

Joel Shurkin, Contributor

New tool will help scientists study and predict the deadly storms.

Karin Heineman, ISTV Executive Producer

’Wall of wind’ rushes to increase disaster resilience.

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