Reed Timmer, Ph.D., Extreme Meteorologist Tornadoes are one of the most destructive natural forces on Earth, yet there is still much to learn about this dynamic, hard-to-predict phenomena. Join renowned
Shawn Laatsch, Director of the Versant Power Astronomy Center at the University of Maine, Orono; Francis Tarasiewicz, Weather Observer/Education Specialist, Mount Washington Observatory On April 8th, 2024, portions of the United
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