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Nasty weather can make map apps unreliable.

Joel Shurkin, Contributor

A panel of researchers discussed the need for a system to warn the public about health risks from wildfire smoke, similar to the National Weather Service's heat advisory.

Emilie Lorditch, Staff Writer

Could this repeated signal be new tool for predicting earthquakes from volcanic activity?

Emilie Lorditch, Staff Writer

Alterations in the rock formations' growth in Indiana cave could provide clues about past earthquakes in the Midwest.

Emily DeMarco, 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

Misconceptions and false information dominated with 185,000 tweets during big storm.

Jason Socrates Bardi, Editor

A new warning system gives the public more advance notice of storm surge threats.

Marsha Lewis, Contributing Producer

Scientists studying El Niño in the tropics find evidence of a link to historical disasters.

Joel Shurkin, Contributor

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

Karin Heineman, ISTV Executive Producer

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