Author: Scott Neuman, NPR Topics: Environment

  • The Inside Scoop On 5 Kinds Of Crazy Weather

    Most of us had never heard the term “derecho” until Friday, when we learned that’s what meteorologists call the kind of massive storm that swept through the Midwest and blitzed the Eastern Seaboard, killing at least 20 people and leaving a 700-mile swath of destruction and downed power lines in its wake.