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A total solar eclipse and a hurricane can be seen near each other in this footage from a GOES satellite, which is run jointly by NASA and NOAA.
A tropical cyclone which tore through Mozambique and Zimbabwe, has led to the deaths of 43 people, knocked out electricity and phone networks and cut power to South Africa from a hydropower dam.
A potential catastrophic Hurricane Willa is heading toward Mexico's Pacific coast with winds of 230kph, threatening a stretch of high-rise resort hotels.
Hurricane Michael's death toll rose to 11 as five people were reported killed when remnants of the storm passed through the US state of Virginia, local officials said.
Hurricane Michael, which tore into Florida on Wednesday, went in just two days from tropical storm status to a Category 4 hurricane, on a scale with a maximum of five.
Hurricane Michael Is still strengthening as it reaches the Florida Panhandle with the threat of catastrophic surges of sea water and roof-shredding winds.
Hurricane Michael swiftly intensified into a Category 2 over warm Gulf of Mexico waters amid fears it would strike Florida as a major hurricane.
The crisis from Hurricane Florence is slowly moving to South Carolina along with the trillions of gallons of water dumped by the storm.
Thousands of people are still in shelters in North Carolina waiting to find out if they have a home to return to.
This man managed to rescue his adorable kitten during the catastrophic storm in North Carolina.
Floating cities could help address two global challenges: sea level rise and a lack of affordable housing.
“People have problems with porches, roofs, walls falling apart."
US President Donald Trump met with victims of Hurricane Michael in devastated areas of Florida and Georgia but again cast doubt on the scientific consensus that climate change is caused by human activity.
Drone footage reveals widespread devastation at Mexico Beach, Florida, after it was hit by Hurricane Michael.
A US Air Force plane passes through eye of Hurricane Michael. The Category 4 storm hit Florida with approximately 250km/h winds before moving inland.
Michael roared down on the Florida Panhandle strengthening into a Category 4 hurricane before it crashes against the region's white-sand beaches, fishing villages and coastal communities.
This month has been beset by stormy weather, from the US to the Philippines to Japan. See some of the storms that have swept the globe.
Domestic animals left behind as Hurricane Florence hit the US are being rescued by first responders and volunteers from Peta.
A man rescued howling dogs that were trapped in a flooded kennel in the town of Leland in storm-hit North Carolina.
Rising flood waters threatened communities across the Carolinas as rescue efforts are underway to reach hundreds of stranded people.
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