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Two Workers Are Dead After Partial Building Collapse at Amazon Warehouse

Two men were killed in a partial building collapse at an Amazon Fulfillment Center in the US city of Baltimore late Friday in an incident resulting from severe weather, an Amazon executive confirmed Saturday. Read More >>

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Madman Manages to Build 20-Foot Tall Fire Tornado Without Burning Down His Entire Country

Colin Furze, the internet’s favourite inventor who always puts awesome first and safety second, has created what certainly looks like the largest man-made fire tornado ever built. Combining two of nature’s most destructive forces seems like a good idea, right? Read More >>

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How to Make an Awesome Fire Tornado with No Moving Parts

I don’t think it’s possible to make anything cooler than this homemade multicolour fire tornado that spins around and weaves itself together with absolutely no moving parts. Not with more than your own two hands anyway. Read More >>

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This Fire and Tornado Combination is What Nightmares are Made Of 

As if tornados aren’t destructive and terrifying enough, there’s a ‘firenado’ which scorched five acres this weekend in Oregon. Read More >>

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There’s a “Disney World” for Disasters That Trains Emergency Responders

The main attraction in Kansas's Crisis City, a disaster simulation zone, is a giant pile of rubble. It isn't easy, you know, to make rubble that is 1) structurally sound enough for trainees to crawl over safely and 2) structurally unsound enough to simulate a real disaster. Read More >>

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Mini Tornado Made Cats Fly and Smashed Trees in Surrey

A quaint little British tornado landed in the town of Chobham on Saturday night, terrorising the local cats, damaging property and knocking out power in parts of Kent, Sussex and Surrey as it blew across the home counties. Read More >>

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RAF Tornado Jets are Flying With 3D Printed Spare Parts

RAF contractor BAE Systems has revealed that some Tornado jets have been flying with spare parts built using a 3D printer, with layered metallic replacement bits featuring in some test flights last month. Read More >>

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The Destruction of the Oklahoma Tornado As Seen by Google Maps

This is beyond sad. If you've been keeping up with the tornado that leveled Moore, Oklahoma, you probably saw the destruction it left behind. It looked like a movie set war zone or the aftermath of the apocalypse. But it was real. Google released satellite imagery showing what the destruction looked like from above. It's not pretty. Read More >>

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This Spectacular Sea Tornado Will Shrink Your Gonads

Sea tornados off the coast of Australia are not new. But this one is particularly striking and huge. It was filmed this Sunday at Batemans Bay, in New South Wales. Read More >>

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Watch This Tornado of Fire Swirl Around the Australian Outback

For 40 minutes, a bush fire burning across the Australian Outback swirled in a terrifying and breathtaking column of pure flame. The tornado of fire was caught on camera by Chris Tangey, of Alice Springs Film and Television, who was scouting locations in the area when the fiery twister erupted before his eyes! [DailyMail] Read More >>

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What Being Inside a Tornado Looks Like

If you've ever wondered what being inside the swirling terror of a tornado looks like, watch this video. It's footage from a school bus that got trapped inside the destructive spin of the grey cyclone. It's utterly terrifying. Read More >>

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I Have Never Seen Anything Like These Tornadoes On the Surface of the Sun

I've seen many sun flares, but I've never seen anything like this video showing several dark plasma tornadoes on the surface of the Sun, captured by the Solar Dynamics Observatory. It's simply mesmerising and bloody amazing. Read More >>

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Rainbow vs Tornado Is Like Good vs Evil, Ponies vs Scorpions, Tofu vs Pork

This is a pretty picture of a rare occurrence: the odd coupling of a rainbow and a waterspout dancing side by side (waterspouts are tornadoes over water.) Read More >>