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All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Amarillo’

4 Feet Of Hail: Texas Tweets About Phenomenon

It sounds like something conjured up for a disaster movie, but it’s true: four feet of hail was dumped on Amarillo, Texas on Wednesday when a slow-moving storm came through and the ice mixed with floodwaters. The hail piled up in huge drifts that resembled sheets of rock and blocked roadways for hours, including a major highway. The Texas Department …

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Brown Recluse Spider Bite Almost Blinds Texas Christian University Student

Nikki Perez, a student at Texas Christian University, was nearly blinded by a bite from a brown recluse spider. The brown recluse is one of the most dangerous spiders in North America. This specific arthropod’s population continues to spread with the warming of the planet and may lead to a rise in attacks: “a changing climate could make parts of …

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