Home Tags Hurricane Harvey 2017

Tag: Hurricane Harvey 2017

Incredible NASA satellite footage shows the most destructive hurricanes of 2017 so far

NASA satellite footage shows the most destructive hurricanes of 2017 so far. Hurricanes Harvey, Irma, and Maria are featured.
Hurricanes Katia, Irma, and Jose churn their way through the Atlantic and Caribbean.

Here’s why hurricane season has been exceptionally disastrous — and why new storms are still showing up

The 2017 Atlantic hurricane season has already met the definition of an "extremely active" season, and it's not over. Here's why it's so intense.

Rookie quarterback Deshaun Watson donated his first game check to stadium cafeteria workers who were affected by Hurricane Harvey

Deshaun Watson will get a lot of game checks in his career, but his first one went to three NRG Stadium cafeteria workers who were affected by Hurricane Harvey

Lloyd’s of London says Hurricanes Harvey and Irma could cost it $4.5 billion as profits fall 16%

The insurance marketplace made the early estimate as it announced a 16% fall in pre-tax profit for the first half of the year.

This Atlantic hurricane season is one of the worst on record — see the terrible destruction each storm has caused

Relentless hurricanes have torn through the Caribbean, US, and Mexico this year. Here's where Harvey, Irma, Jose, and Maria went and the damage they caused.

The best charities to give to for victims of Hurricanes Harvey, Irma, and Maria

In a month, three hurricanes have ravaged the Caribbean and the US Gulf Coast. After Maria devastated Puerto Rico, officials are now pleading for supplies.

Florida’s floodwater is full of poop bacteria — but a marine biologist says there’s a bigger threat

Bacteria from sewage isn't the biggest health threat facing Floridians after Hurricane Irma. A microbe called Vibrio poses more serious risks.

Hurricanes Irma and Harvey cause Goldman Sachs to slash its outlook for the US economy

Goldman Sachs has cut its third-quarter GDP forecast following Hurricane Harvey and Hurricane Irma.

A new analysis suggests Hurricane Harvey caused 4.6 million pounds of chemicals to be released — but the risk is still unclear

Hurricane Harvey struck the heart of Texas' oil refining industry, and released cancer-causing gases like carbon monoxide and benzene, among others.

Scientists warn that floodwaters from Hurricane Harvey still pose a lingering threat — here’s what to watch out for

Floodwaters are sponges for hazards — they collect sharp objects, sweep up insects, and gather human waste.