A powerful dust devil formed in the city of Fairfield, Solano County, California on April 9, 2019 and was captured on video.
The twister was strong enough to rip off part of the roof of one building and send debris flying everywhere.
Dust devils are small but vigorous whirlwinds. While they usually last up to several minutes, they can cause damage and death as reported on March 31 in China’s Henan when it hit a playground, killing 2 children and injuring 20.
Featured image: Dust devil rips through a park in Fairfield, California on April 9, 2019.
April 10, 2019
Scientists using the Event Horizon Telescope (EHT) have reportedly obtained the first image of a black hole. The image shows a bright ring formed as light bends in the intense gravity around a black hole that is 6.5 billion times more massive than the Sun. The…
April 10, 2019
A very bright fireball streaked through the night sky over Puerto Rico at 08:01 UTC on April 9, 2019. The event lasted up to 5 seconds before the object disintegrated. The event was recorded from Cabo Rojo by Frankie Lucena. The American Meteor Society received no…
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