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2012 Hurricane Season

Why So Many Hurricanes This Year? Blame El Niño

Posted 10.26.2012 | Green

By Douglas Main, OurAmazingPlanet Staff Writer: Before the beginning of this hurricane season, back in May, forecasters thought this year would be ...

Brace Yourself: Hurricane Season Part Two Is On Its Way

Posted 10.19.2012 | Green

Douglas Main, OurAmazingPlanet Staff Writer: While the 2012 Atlantic hurricane season is winding down, experts expect another hurricane or two befo...

New Orleans to Commemorate Katrina's 7-Year Anniversary With Another Hurricane?

Jason Suder | Posted 10.28.2012 | College
Jason Suder

As freshmen walk out of the dorms they've freshly decorated and into their first university classes, enjoying their newly-found freedom, they are aware that their first week in school might be a different but not unique one.

Hurricane Chris Forms In North Atlantic

Reuters | Posted 08.21.2012 | Green

* Gulf system could flood parts of Mexico, Cuba, Florida * Short-lived Hurricane Chris poses no threat off Canada (Updates with Chr...

Hurricane Season Picks Up Speed With Tropical Storm Chris

Reuters | Posted 08.20.2012 | Green

CFTC OFFICIAL SAYS BARCLAYS SETTLEMENT IS LARGEST CIVIL MONETARY PENALTY EVER IMPOSED BY THE CFTC...

Tropical Depression Beryl Headed Back To Atlantic

AP | BRUCE SMITH | Posted 07.30.2012 | Green

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — The remnants of Tropical Storm Beryl spun off a tornado that destroyed three homes and damaged dozens of others near the Nor...

Tropical Storm Alberto's Expected Path

AP | Posted 07.21.2012 | Miami

MIAMI — Alberto has weakened to a tropical depression as it spins off the coast of the Carolinas. The U.S. National Hurricane Center in Miami s...