OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — While most people take shelter when a tornado approaches, a growing throng heads for the prairies, be they scientists hoping to protect the public from a twister’s fury or amateurs armed with little more than a smartphone, a digital camera and a desire to sell 15 seconds of video to the nightly news.
Quoted from Storm chasing critical, profitable and dangerous on Gadgets News Headlines – Yahoo! News
Wait five minutes. The problem is sometimes those weather changes take a turn for the severe and that is what inspired the Iowa Storm Chasing Network. Started in 2008 by Nick Weig and Ben McMillan Storm chasing is broadly defined as the pursuit of any severe weather condition, regardless of motive, which can be curiosity, adventure, scientific investigation, or for news or media coverage. A person who chases storms is