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Search and rescue crews sort through the debris of a building destroyed by a tornado shortly before the arrival of Typhoon Hagibis, on October 13, 2019 in Chiba, Japan.

At least 35 people were killed in the most powerful typhoon to hit Japan in 60 years

Typhoon Hagibis ravaged Japan's main island of Honshu, leaving around 376,000 homes without power and 14,000 homes with no running water.
A fishing shed is caught in a river after the departure of Hurricane Dorian in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada September 8, 2019.

Dorian toppled a huge construction crane and wrecked buildings in Canada despite it losing its hurricane status

Dorian knocked out power to hundreds of thousands of people, toppled a huge construction crane and ripped roofs off apartments in the city of Halifax
Damage in the aftermath of Hurricane Dorian on the Great Abaco island town of Marsh Harbour, Bahamas, September 2, 2019.

Hurricane Dorian left at least 40 dead and 70,000 homeless in the Bahamas, and recovery efforts have devolved into ‘chaos’

Hurricane Dorian landed over the Bahamas on September 1 as a Category 5 storm and proceeded to dump relentless amounts of rain and wind.
A woman walks in a flooded street after the effects of Hurricane Dorian arrived in Nassau, Bahamas, September 2, 2019.

A woman who survived Hurricane Dorian in the Bahamas told us people weren’t prepared for 20-foot storm surges, and now the islands are ‘ab...

Hurricane Dorian ravaged tens of thousands of homes and killed at least five people as it hovered over the Bahamas for three days.

Louisiana under state of emergency as Tropical Storm Barry nears landfall — here’s what it looks like on the ground

The storm is expected to strengthen into a hurricane over the weekend, threatening downpours that could flood local levees and rivers.
Aftermath of a rockslide caused by the earthquake in Kern County, California, U.S., July 5, 2019, in this picture obtained from social media.

California earthquake aftermath: Photos show a rockslide, fires, and other damage

Social media images and videos captured the aftermath of two massive earthquakes that struck counties across Southern California.
Vehicles drive over a crack on Highway 178 south of Trona, after a 6.4-magnitude earthquake hit in Ridgecrest, California, on July 4, 2019.

Photos show highway cracks and lopsided houses from a 6.4 magnitude earthquake that jolted Southern California

The quake was the strongest to hit the region in 20 years, and was felt from Los Angeles to Las Vegas, seismologists said.

Emmanuel Macron announced plans to rebuild Notre-Dame in 5 years, but it could take much longer

The massive fire took down the Notre-Dame Cathedral’s spire, burned through its wooden roof, and left parts of the structure water damaged.
An illustration of SpaceX's "test hopper," an experimental stainless-steel ship. Though it won't launch into space, the vehicle will help Elon Musk's rocket company work on a large and similar Starship spacecraft for reaching Mars.

SpaceX’s giant rocket ship was damaged by powerful winds in Texas — the nosecone blew over, and Elon Musk says repairs will take weeks

Elon Musk said a stainless-steel prototype of SpaceX's Mars rocket was blown off its mooring blocks and knocked over by 50 mph winds overnight.
An aircraft hangar damaged by Hurricane Michael is seen at Tyndall Air Force Base, Florida, U.S. October 11, 2018.

Hurricane Michael: Devastating photos show how Tyndall Air Force base and its F-22 Raptors got rocked

A "number of aircraft were left behind in hangars due to maintenance or safety reasons, and all of those hangars are damaged," Air Force spokeswoman Ann Stefanek said, according to Military.com. And some of them may be F-22 Raptors, the Air Force's prized air superiority fighters.