Taiwanese Tornado Video Proves Even Weak Tornadoes Aren't All That Weak

Dennis Mersereau · 08/10/15 01:37PM

Typhoon Soudelor hit Taiwan this weekend with winds equivalent to those seen in a category three hurricane, causing immense damage and killing more than 20 people. Despite its power and destruction as a typhoon, Soudelor will be remembered for giving us one of the most dramatic tornado videos ever released.

Video Appears to Show Terrifying Encounter With a Large Tornado in Italy

Dennis Mersereau · 07/08/15 02:40PM

Two videos posted to Facebook this afternoon appear to show an Italian’s intense run-in with a large tornado that tore through the northeastern town of Mira, a community near the coast of the Adriatic Sea just a couple of miles west of Venice. The tornado tore apart buildings and pelted the car with debris as one occupant inside dutifully recorded the dangerous encounter.

Man Takes Harrowing Video as a Powerful Tornado Destroys His Business

Dennis Mersereau · 12/29/14 11:56PM

An outbreak of severe weather across the southeastern United States last week produced six tornadoes, one of which produced major damage in the small Mississippi town of Columbia. Within one of the many buildings destroyed by this tornado's 165 MPH winds was a man who caught the whole ordeal on video.

Adorable Little Dog Goes Bananas Playing in His First Snowfall

Dennis Mersereau · 09/09/14 09:14AM

A surprise early-season snowfall in Alberta yesterday sent snow-hating residents into conniptions and snow lovers brimming with joy. However, there is no way any human in Calgary enjoyed the snow as much as this cute little pup.

Watch These Awesome Super Rapid One-Minute Satellite Scans

Dennis Mersereau · 08/20/14 01:27PM

When NASA launched the first weather satellite back in 1960, it was little more than two television cameras strapped to a satellite and shot into orbit. Fast forward through the technological explosion of the late 20th century, and now you can watch the evolution of storms in near real-time, one-minute increments from your living room.

Tornado Caught on Video Ripping the Roofs off of Buildings

Dennis Mersereau · 05/11/14 01:00PM

Storm chasers in Orrick, Missouri caught this tornado ripping the roofs off of farm buildings yesterday afternoon. It's pretty intense, and it's a unique video as it shows the "inner workings" of the tornado that are usually obscured by the condensation funnel (the funnel-shaped cloud that makes a tornado look like a tornado).