Hurricane Sandy, nicknamed "Bride of Frankenstorm" because it's almost Halloween and because meteorologists are just the worst pun-makers ever, was photographed by NASA's TRIMM satellite while centered over the Bahamas this morning. It's due to hit the American southeast soon and then head northward, losing some speed along the way but remaining a pretty awful storm. Read more about it here.
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