NASA Names New Constellations After the Hulk and Godzilla

<img class=”styles__noscript__2rw2y” src=”https://s.w-x.co/constellllll.gif” srcset=”https://s.w-x.co/constellllll.gif 400w, https://s.w-x.co/constellllll.gif 800w” > The Hulk and Godzilla are just two of the 21 modern constellations constructed from sources in the gamma-ray sky. NASA announced last week a new set of modern constellations using light sources in the gamma-ray sky. The modern constellation set uses modern myths to name patterns, like …

Jordan Flooding Kills at Least 18 on School Trip near Dead Sea

<img class=”styles__noscript__2rw2y” src=”https://dsx.weather.com/util/image/w/jordan-flood-102518.png?v=at&w=485&h=273&api=7db9fe61-7414-47b5-9871-e17d87b8b6a0″ srcset=”https://dsx.weather.com/util/image/w/jordan-flood-102518.png?v=at&w=485&h=273&api=7db9fe61-7414-47b5-9871-e17d87b8b6a0 400w, https://dsx.weather.com/util/image/w/jordan-flood-102518.png?v=ap&w=980&h=551&api=7db9fe61-7414-47b5-9871-e17d87b8b6a0 800w” > At least 18 people on a private school trip died in flash flooding near the Dead Sea. Crews were able to rescue at least 34 people from the flash floods, local reports said. It’s not yet known how old the students are, or how many chaperones were …

Category 5 Super Typhoon Yutu Is Lashing US Territories of Saipan, Tinian in

Super Typhoon Yutu has become the strongest typhoon of record to pass near Saipan and Tinian. Destructive winds, storm surge flooding and flooding rainfall will occur. Guam will experience tropical-storm-force winds, coastal flooding and heavy rain. Super Typhoon Yutu is striking parts of the Northern Mariana Islands in the Western Pacific Ocean and has become the …

Remote Island Off Hawaii Vanishes Overnight After Major Hurricane Strike

<img class=”styles__noscript__2rw2y” src=”https://s.w-x.co/bjggifarticle.gif” srcset=”https://s.w-x.co/bjggifarticle.gif 400w, https://s.w-x.co/bjggifarticle.gif 800w” > East Island, before and after being nailed by Hurricane Walaka.(U.S. Fish and Wildlife) Hawaii’s East Island vanished overnight after being walloped by Hurricane Walaka. Officials are unsure if the island will ever re-emerge. The island was a crucial habitat for Hawaiian green sea turtles and monk seals. …

'Unprecedented' Weekend Hailstorm Wreaks Havoc in Rome

News By Drew MacFarlane 2 hours ago weather.com <img class=”styles__noscript__2rw2y” src=”https://dsx.weather.com/util/image/w/italyflooding.jpg?v=at&w=485&h=273&api=7db9fe61-7414-47b5-9871-e17d87b8b6a0″ srcset=”https://dsx.weather.com/util/image/w/italyflooding.jpg?v=at&w=485&h=273&api=7db9fe61-7414-47b5-9871-e17d87b8b6a0 400w, https://dsx.weather.com/util/image/w/italyflooding.jpg?v=ap&w=980&h=551&api=7db9fe61-7414-47b5-9871-e17d87b8b6a0 800w” > Abandoned cars littered streets as ice and flooding overtook roads Sunday night in Rome.(EPA) An ‘unprecedented’ hailstorm hit Rome Sunday night. Drivers were forced to abandon their submerged cars in streets overrun by highwater and ice. At least six …

Hurricane Willa Strengthens Into a Category 5 in Eastern Pacific; Poses Danger

Hurricane Willa is now a Category 5 hurricane off the Pacific coast of Mexico. Willa is forecast to weaken slightly before making landfall in Mexico Tuesday. A hurricane warning has been issued for a part of Mexico’s Pacific coast. Moisture from Willa could eventually enhance rainfall in Texas and possibly along the Gulf Coast. Tropical …

Chinese City To Launch 'Artificial Moon' to Light Streets at Night

Chengdu, a city in southwest China, wants to launch an illumination satellite in 2020. The artificial moon would be eight times brighter than the real moon. Some fear the plan could add to the problem of light pollution. A city in southwestern China has announced an unusual plan to illuminate city streets that seems more …

Texas Flooding Triggers Bridge Collapse; Evacuations, Water Rescues Underway

Residents within a quarter mile of the Llano River in the city of Llano were urged to evacuate. Water rescues were reported Tuesday morning in Segovia, Texas. A bridge has collapsed after heavy rain in parts of south-central Texas triggered major flooding along several rivers and creeks, where evacuations and water rescues are underway. A section of …

Sheriff's Office Posts 'Trespass Warning' for Jim Cantore as Hurricane Michael

<img class=”styles__noscript__2rw2y” src=”https://dsx.weather.com/util/image/w/trespasswarning.jpg?v=at&w=485&h=273&api=7db9fe61-7414-47b5-9871-e17d87b8b6a0″ srcset=”https://dsx.weather.com/util/image/w/trespasswarning.jpg?v=at&w=485&h=273&api=7db9fe61-7414-47b5-9871-e17d87b8b6a0 400w, https://dsx.weather.com/util/image/w/trespasswarning.jpg?v=ap&w=980&h=551&api=7db9fe61-7414-47b5-9871-e17d87b8b6a0 800w” > (Santa Rosa County Sheriff’s Office) As Floridians put together their final preparations for Hurricane Michael, a sheriff’s office took advantage of a common joke during hurricane season. The Santa Rosa County Sheriff’s Office posted a false “Trespass Warning” for The Weather Channel’s Jim Cantore. The office noted …