How many weather balloons are out there? Hundreds, it turns out

(NEW YORK) -- With the recent shootdowns of "high-altitude objects," there's heightened awareness about what's flying in U.S. airspace, especially weather balloons.As it turns out, the skies are crowded.How many weather balloons are there?On any given day, nearly 1800 weather balloons are launched across... Read More.

Severe weather causes destruction in southeast Texas

(NEW YORK) -- Severe weather caused significant damage across southeast Texas on Tuesday, as dangerous tornadoes were confirmed.A "large and destructive" tornado was confirmed moving over Deer Park, in the Houston metro region, around 2:30 p.m. local time, the National Weather Service said.The agency... Read More.