Holy crap, look at this giant wave towering over an entire English town

According to the Met Office—UK's national meteorological service—a hurricane-force superstorm similar to the catastrophic Great Storm of 1987 is about to obliterate Britain. Just look at this incredible wave towering above an entire town on the coast of Cornwall, England. It's just the beginning. » 2/12/14 10:03pm 2/12/14 10:03pm

Google's Crisis Map Rolls Together All the Hurricane Sandy Data You Need

If you look set to be affected by Hurricane Sandy, there's plenty you can do to prepare. While we're updating live about the storm's progress, Google's Crisis Map is also worth keeping open in a tab. » 10/29/12 5:33am 10/29/12 5:33am

NASA Image Shows the Mayhem That Created Life on Earth

About 4.1 billion years ago, our solar system was a huge cluster of comets bombarding every planet orbiting the Sun and crashing into each other. That period of chaos is known as the Late Heavy Bombardment, and astronomers believe it was key to the formation of life in our planet. » 7/24/12 12:40pm 7/24/12 12:40pm

An Unbelievable Picture of Eight Lightning Bolts Striking San…

A hellacious storm rocked San Francisco last night which meant howlin' winds, pourin' rain, boomin' thunder and an ungodly amount of strikin' lightning. In this picture, we see all four towers of San Francisco's Bay Bridge being struck with lightning... at the same time. Mother Nature, you are a scary mama. » 4/13/12 2:20pm 4/13/12 2:20pm