This is the ‘total devastation’ Hurricane Dorian left behind on 2 islands in the Bahamas

September 5, 2019

Hurricane Dorian, now a still-dangerous Category 2 storm, finally left the Bahamas on Tuesday after nearly two days hovering over two islands in particular, Abaco Island and Grand Bahama, as a Category 5 monster, the strongest storm ever recorded in the Bahamas. Seven people have been confirmed dead from Dorian and the death toll is expected to rise. “It looks completely flattened,” Lawson Bates, a staffer for the nonprofit MediCorps,…


Don’t Do These 19 Things at Home During Severe Weather

September 2, 2019

Thunderstorms, tornadoes, and other kinds of severe weather may seem beautiful and mesmerizing, but you should never forget that they can also be an extremely dangerous phenomenon. Surely, you shouldn’t hole up every time you hear thunder, but it only makes sense to go inside when the storm starts brewing. Did you know, for example, that the electrical currents created by lightning can travel through the water pipes in your…