The Cyclone Addict

Millions around the world got a first-hand look at what it was like to be in Tacloban while it was pummeled by Supertyphoon Haiyan's winds and then flooded by its surge, thanks to on-the-scene video captured by Josh Morgerman and his storm-chasing colleagues. Morgerman went further, returning to the region several months later to interview survivors and document patterns of wind damage to trees and buildings. His results will help scientists interpret satellite observations of the storm.

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