Weather Gone Wild

September 5, 2012

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The biggest dust storm in living memory rolls into Phoenix on July 5, 2011, reducing visibility to zero. Desert thunderstorms kicked up the mile-high wall of dust and sand. ©Daniel Bryant

Hour 1:           How are we dealing with the huge rain storms, massive tornadoes, seemingly never-ending droughts, and wildfires that suddenly seem to be happening all at once and why are things so bad in Texas? We’ll talk this hour with National Geographic Magazine [2] Senior Editor Peter Miller. His piece “Weather Gone Wild [3]” is the cover story in the September 2012 issue.

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[1] Image: http://ngm.nationalgeographic.com/2012/09/extreme-weather/extreme-weather-photography

[2] National Geographic Magazine: http://ngm.nationalgeographic.com/

[3] Weather Gone Wild: http://ngm.nationalgeographic.com/2012/09/extreme-weather/miller-text

[4] Download: http://podcastdownload.npr.org/anon.npr-podcasts/podcast/77/510036/160628524/KERA_160628524.mp3

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