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tags: Lightning Strikes Three Buildings Simultaneously in Downtown Chicago, Chicago, lightning strikes, nature, weather, storm, wow, your inner child, Craig Shimala, streaming video For the third time in the last 6 days, another line of nasty storms rolled through Chicago on Wednesday evening. Wednesday’s storms towered up to 63,000 ft, unleashed 80 mph gusts, local…

tags: weather, humor, funny, silly, weird, Jim Kosek, meterology, streaming video AccuWeather.com forecast video for the coming Snowpocalypse in the DC/Baltimore area shows meteorologist Jim Kosek freaking out a little about the storm. Oh boy.

Suomenlinnan Linnoitusta

tags: Suomenlinnan Linnoitusta, Helsinki, Finland, nature, image of the day Suomenlinna Linnoitusta (Suomenlinna Fortress). Photographed at the ferry terminus on Soumenlinna. Helsinki, Finland. Image: GrrlScientist, 19 July 2009 [larger view]. (raw image)

Manhattan Rainstorm

tags: Rainstorm, weather, nature, Manhattan Hiding from the rain under the eaves. Photographed on Columbus Avenue, between West 81st and 82nd streets. Image: GrrlScientist, 26 June 2009 [larger view]. This rainstorm was so severe that it even drenched people with umbrellas .. and flooded the streets.

Lantinen Pukkisaari

tags: Lantinen Pukkisaari, nature, Helsinki, Finland, image of the day Lantinen Pukkisaari. Walking on the Water on Lantinen Pukkisaari near Helsinki, Finland. Image: GrrlScientist, 22 February 2009 [larger view].

Hietaniemi Hautausmaa, 2

tags: Hietaniemi Hautausmaa, Hietaniemi Cemetery, nature, Helsinki, Finland, image of the day A huge gravestone in Hietaniemi Hautausmaa (Hietaniemi Cemetery). Image: GrrlScientist, 19 February 2009 [larger view].

Grønland fra Luften

tags: Greenland, image of the day Grønland fra luften (Greenland from roughly 38,000 feet up). Image: GrrlScientist, 10 March 2009 [larger view].

tags: tornado, Manhattan Kansas, weather “Hello? Dad? Can I borrow your car?” Image: Dave Rintoul, 12 June 2008 [larger view]. [Includes slideshow] After I returned from Manhattan, Kansas, I thought of it as a wonderful, magical place where I would always be able to return, to see birds and photograph lots of native wildlife, to…

tags: surface temperature, global warming, climate change, weather, environment, streaming video This streaming video reveals the temperatures of the Earth’s surface since 1884. The video released by NASA and GISS. The only problem with this video is that I think it should run a little more slowly so it’s easier to see the details. Note:…