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A Record-Setting Blizzard Is Set to Blast the Midwest

The Midwest is skipping fall and heading right to winter to end the week. Read more...
Tags: Science, Snow, Midwest, Dakotas, Blizzards, Weather Is Happening

Watch a Speeding Train Blast a Bunch of Commuters With Snow

Here’s a free piece of advice should you ever find yourself waiting for the first train to roll into a station after a heavy snowfall: Stand as far away from the tracks as possible, assuming you don’t want to get blasted with a massive shitstorm of snow. Read more...
Tags: Science, Trains, Snow, Amtrak, Blizzards

National Weather Service Data System Went Down During a Blizzard This Week

The National Weather Service warns us about potentially dangerous weather, so it would be pretty scary if their highly reliable data analysis and warning system, the one they use to disseminate all their predictions, went down.Read more...
Tags: Weather, National Weather Service, Science, Failure, Climate, Data, Outages, Blizzards

Australia Has Rescued 37 People Stranded On an Icebreaker Ship in Antarctica

The Aurora Australis is a 4311-ton icebreake
Tags: Weather, Australia, Uncategorized, Antarctica, Ships, Blizzards, Aurora Australis, Icebreaking

The Struggle Is Real for This Dinosaur Contending With Snowzilla

Have you ever contemplated how a Tyrannosaurus rex would tackle the task of shoveling snow? I must admit that I haven’t given it much thought, even under the influence. But now that we have this video, the world can behold an industrious—if rather effete—dinosaur, a Sisyphus for the blizzard-bound.Read more...
Tags: Weather, Costumes, Snow, Dinosaurs, Tyrannosaurus rex, Blizzards, Sisyphean Tasks, Dinos At Work