The latest news on natural disasters
An ice skating phenomenon might explain the snowball effect behind icy avalanches.
In 2011, almost biblical onslaught of natural disasters cause at least $1 billion in damage.
As budget negotiators struggle over disaster spending, distrust in GOP caucus coming into focus.
With their objections to federal disaster aid, conservatives are playing politics and delaying help.
President Obama is close to breaking his own record.
Major cities on the Eastern Seaboard are in Irene's path.
Major flooding on the Mississippi River likely to cause large Gulf of Mexico dead zone.
Predicting severe storms requires experience, technology, and a lot of math.
A big rupture does not increase the likelihood of another one far away.
The unnerving events of 2011 have stress-tested the economic recovery.