Typhoon Haiyan

Typhoon Haiyan's Destructive Tsunami-like Wave Generated by Surf Beat over a Coral Reef

Researchers from the International Research Institute of Disaster Science (IRIDeS) at Tohoku University in Sendai, Japan, have been looking into how…

Haiyan and Tropical Storm 30W Bring Heavy Rains to the Phillipines

So far, over 2300 people are confirmed to have been killed by the storm, and the number is likely to climb higher with many still missing and not all areas…

NASA Sees Super-Typhoon Haiyan Maintain Strength Crossing Philippines

The U.S. Navy's Joint Typhoon Warning Center noted that just before Super-Typhoon Haiyan made landfall its maximum sustained winds were 314 kph/195 mph, with…

NASA Investigates Typhoon Haiyan's Intense Rainfall

NASA's Tropical Rainfall Measuring Mission satellite known as TRMM passed over Typhoon Haiyan on Nov. 4 at 1042 UTC/5:42 a.m. EDT. TRMM's Precipitation Radar…