NASA's Terra satellite captures startling before and after pictures of the coast of Burma
By Gregory Mone
Posted 05.08.2008 at 9:57 am 9 Comments
Tropical Cyclone Nargis slammed the Burmese coast with 130 mph winds and bursts of up to 160 mph—the equivalent of a category 3 or low-level category 4 hurricane. It reportedly led to thousands of deaths, and as of Monday, thousands more were missing. Now NASA has released a set of images that show how drastically the flooding has drenched Burma's coast.
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