Featured in Hurricane Irma
Hurricanes lay waste to mangroves, but they also help them flourish
Relationship status: complicated
Hurricanes may have made these lizards better huggers
Long forelimbs and short hind limbs, combined with big toe pads, may better suit the lizards for surviving hurricanes.
When there’s a hurricane between you and the hospital, telemedicine could save the day
Videoconferencing offers the possibility of uninterrupted care during disasters.
Could brighter clouds make hurricanes less destructive?
Ever-so-slightly more reflective clouds could, theoretically, slow down storms.
All the ways hurricanes can harm—and help—the ecosystems they hit
What Harvey and Irma left behind.
Stuck in a hurricane? Don’t forget to look out for tornadoes.
A serious hidden hazard.
The most striking images of Hurricane Irma
Aftermath of a powerful storm.
WATCH: How big was Hurricane Irma when it hit Florida?
How Hurricane Irma measures compared to the size of Pluto, a literal space mountain, every state in America, and Hurricane Katrina.