Visit this site to see stunning photographs, watch informative videos, and read all about natural disasters, including avalanches, earthquakes, floods, hurricanes, lightning, tornadoes, tsunamis, volcanoes, and wildfires.
Read or skim the article for details about the eruption and its fallout.
Explore the different tabs on the page to learn about tornadoes and tornado safety.
Explore this site to find out how to prepare for all kinds of disasters, from drought to winter storms.
Learn about why this vaccine is so important for children in Africa.
Read about their experiences as they plead for the rescue of those still trapped in Afghanistan.
See images of before, during, and after the storm.
Read about what monsoons are, where they occur, and what you can do to stay safe during the season.
Fly along NASA satellites, go backwards and forwards in time, and so much more using these climate change interactive features available from NASA.
Learn about how a variation on a game of “fetch” can save lives.
Clean-up volunteers and scientists question what can be done to address the increase in disposable masks and gloves littering land and oceans.
Watch the short video and skim the article and images to find out more about what it took to get a giant container unstuck in Egypt’s Suez Canal.
This year’s winter season has been particularly brutal for many Americans. Watch the short video and read the article that follows about best practices for surviving the cold.
Most nursing homes haven’t been admitting visitors during the pandemic. Dogs have become a welcomed distraction to lift elderly peoples’ spirits while they remain isolated.
Skim through these questions and answers about the new COVID vaccine.
Juliane Koepcke recounts surviving a plane crash and eleven days alone in the Peruvian jungle decades earlier.
Ricardo Pimentel opened his home to about 300 dogs who, otherwise, may not have survived Hurricane Delta last month.
Hurricanes, cyclones, and storms—oh, my! Read about all of the records being broken this hurricane season.
The recent explosion in Beirut is just another disaster the Lebanese people are having to deal with this year. Watch the videos to learn more.
Two 6th graders from Florida won their school $100,000 by developing a piece of technology that will help prevent flash floods.