AT LEAST four people have been killed and more than half a million displaced as super Typhoon Haiyan pummels the Philippines. Haiyan, one of the most powerful typhoons ever recorded, made landfall at five locations, according to the …
As I write this, a massive storm is inflicting itself upon the Philippines: super typhoon Haiyan. A typhoon is what hurricanes are called in the northwest Pacific Ocean, so you can guess what a super typhoon will be like. This …
As I was writing this, initial damage reports from the Philippines were still coming in. It looks like the damage from the storm is really bad, many are without food, water or shelter It’s still unclear how bad the damage is, but if you would …
Update 17:00 EST: The storm went ashore at about 5 a.m. in Guiuan, eastern Samar, the Philippines Atmospheric, …
Super Typhoon Haiyan has battered the Philippines with ferocious winds of up to 320 km/h (199mph). Although not the most powerful storm to have ever formed in recorded history, it could be the strongest at the time of landfall. Satellite …
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Thousands of people are being evacuated from the central Philippines as officials brace for the arrival of Super Typhoon Haiyan, which is expected to make landfall on Friday. Known as Yolanda in the Philippines, the super typhoon is …
Soldiers walks past the damaged area of an airport after super Typhoon Haiyan battered Tacloban city, central Philippines, November 9, 2013. (REUTERS) A damaged airport is seen as residents wait for relief goods after super
It’s not often that the classification “Super Typhoon”—the equivalent of a strong Category 4 or 5 Hurricane, like Katrina or Andrew—fails to convey the intensity of a tropical cyclone. But “Haiyan,” a Super Typhoon about to make landfall …
Super-Typhoon Haiyan slammed into the eastern Philippines as the strongest tropical cyclone of the year, and today, Nov. 8, is exiting the country and moving into the South China Sea. Super-Typhoon Haiyan slammed into the eastern …
Scenes of tragedy are unfolding in the Philippines as information trickles out from some of the areas worst hit by Super Typhoon Haiyan. The typhoon, which has a 600-kilometre-long front, made landfall in the Philippines on Friday with …