Cinema in Vane: Reviewing the Z-List Disaster Movie Weather Wars

It's killing season in Washington, and no monument is safe. After a climate scientist loses his funding and then his mind, a senator is in a fight for his life after the jilted whiz creates a device that controls the weather. This 2011 made-for-TV movie is...something, for sure, and I watched it so you don't have to. » 7/21/14 11:30am Yesterday 11:30am

Super Typhoon Rammasun Strikes China with 155 MPH Winds

Super Typhoon Rammasun made landfall in southeastern China earlier on Friday with winds of 155 MPH, making the storm equivalent to that of a borderline category 5 hurricane in the Atlantic. Satellite and radar imagery coming from the storm are downright impressive, showing Rammasun's nearly-perfect structure. » 7/18/14 4:32pm Friday 4:32pm

Soap Opera Fans Chew Out NBC For Covering Deaths of 295 People

Remember all the soccer fans who chewed out a New York TV station for preempting the World Cup final for a tornado? Here are a bunch of soap opera fans doing the same thing to NBC for covering the crash of Malaysia Airlines 17, which claimed 295 lives. It's not just the weather that brings out the worst in people. » 7/17/14 4:22pm Thursday 4:22pm

Storm Unleashes Crazy Torrent of Water in Colorado Springs

Slow-moving thunderstorms around Colorado Springs this afternoon dumped enormous amounts of rain over the region in a short period of time, leading to dangerous flash flooding across the area. One resident of the city took this incredible video of the water pounding a bridge with the fury of Niagara Falls. » 7/16/14 10:04pm Wednesday 10:04pm

Camera Captures Terrifying Video of a Tornado Destroying a Store

A surveillance camera in a Farmer's Co-Op Store in Pilger, Nebraska caught the terrifying moment that one of the twin EF-4 tornadoes swept through the town last month, demolishing a large part of the building in mere seconds. » 7/15/14 7:33pm 7/15/14 7:33pm

Panicked Russians Flee Beach as Thunderstorm Drops Golf Ball Size Hail

A powerful thunderstorm swept through the Siberian capital of Novosibirsk on Saturday, bringing with it huge wind-driven hailstones that pelted surprised and panicked beachgoers. The video is intense, going from relative calm to chaos as the rain and hail sweep over a nearby bridge and onto the crowded beach. » 7/14/14 1:27pm 7/14/14 1:27pm

People Who Complain About Tornado Coverage Deserve to Miss Their Shows

Deadspin covered the fallout from a television station in New York breaking into the last few minutes of the final game of the World Cup for a tornado warning in the station's viewing area. When it comes to severe weather, news stations put viewer safety over programming every time, and people who complain about it… » 7/13/14 7:32pm 7/13/14 7:32pm