After The Storms: The Long-Term Effects of Hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria

Aside from property and infrastructure damage, this season’s hurricanes are leaving long-lasting environmental and health nightmares in their wakes.

Irma Missed Them, But Puerto Ricans Became Heroes Anyway

After leaving a path of destruction across the Caribbean Islands and Florida, Hurricane Irma downgraded to a tropical storm this morning, though this has done nothing to quell its continuing torrential rain and violent winds in Florida and Georgia. Surprisingly, Puerto Ricans were spared the worst of the storm and are now rallying to aid … Continued

Delta Airlines Swoops In With Jumbo Idea To Save Those in Irma’s Path

Delta had already announced that it would be retiring their last seven Boeing 747-400s, once called “The Queen of the Skies,” by the end of this year. The planes were mainly used for transoceanic flights, then Hurricane Irma, the strongest storm ever recorded in the region, headed for Florida. To assist in the urgent evacuation effort, Delta … Continued

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