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Climate Change

The perfect storm

Hurricane Harvey has pummeled Texas, dumping a year’s worth of rain in just a few days and displacing thousands from their homes.

Sep 2, 2017
Environment

Mighty Ike: A monster storm in the making

Texas is home to the Houston Ship Channel, one of the world’s busiest maritime waterways. It’s also home to the nation’s largest oil refining and petrochemical complex. What would happen to the area if a big hurricane hit?

Mar 5, 2016