New World Record for Super Typhoon Haiyan: a 180-Ton Boulder Transported
Posted: 10:46 AM EST on December 18, 2014
New research presented by Max Engel and co-authors from the University of Cologne in Germany at this week’s American Geophysical Union meeting in San Francisco, California found that Super Typhoon Haiyan’s surge set an all-time record for the heaviest boulder known to be moved by a tropical cyclone: an incredible 180 metric tons.
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