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Seriously Cool Facts About Snow

Seriously Cool Facts About Snow

In some regions, winter seems to always mean snow. Right now, several areas in states like Virginia and North Carolina are even seeing record snowfall. Whether in a snow-covered region or not though, many folks have strong opinions about the stuff. Of course, those opinions tend to vary based on …

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Understanding the Tornado EF Rating Scale

Understanding the Tornado EF Rating Scale

You’ve undoubtedly heard of the EF rating scale for tornadoes and probably also know that tornadoes rated EF4 or EF5 are among the most violent and deadly. But do you actually know how a tornado gets rated from one number to another? We’ll explain all about the origin of the …

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Interesting Facts About Snow

Interesting Facts About Snow

Snow conjures up a lot of images – some cozy and warm and some miserable and cold. However you feel about snow, it is a uniquely interesting weather phenomenon. We’ve gathered up some interesting facts about snow that we think everyone should know! Snowflake Size Varies Greatly On average, the …

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Is Cold-Weather Exercise Better?

Is Cold-Weather Exercise Better?

Aggressively avoiding the cold is a winter tradition for many of us. Blankets, fireplaces and staying inside sounds so much better than the alternative, right? Perhaps… But what about those extra pounds we tend to pack on over the winter? Are you still feeling lethargic? Rather than planning to lose …

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