Swackett Fun Fact: The average American will spend approximately 6-months of his/her life waiting at red lights.
Swackett Weather Fun Quiz: Which one of these revolving weather systems is the smallest – hurricane, typhoon, tropical cyclone, or tornado?
Swackett Weather Fun Fact: Joseph B. Duckworth was a colonel in the U.S. Air Force, and on July 27, 1943 he became the first person to ever fly through the eye of a hurricane.
Swackett Weather Fun Fact: Tornadic waterspouts are tornadoes that form over water, or move from land to water.
Swackett Weather Fun Fact: The largest recorded earthquake in the world was a magnitude 9.5 in Chile on May 22, 1960.
Swackett Weather Fun Fact: The horizon blocks our view, but pilots high in the sky sometimes report seeing genuine full-circle rainbows.
Swackett Weather Fun Fact: Hurricanes never combine to form one stronger storm. However, the storms may circle each other, which is known as the Fujiwhara effect.
Swackett Fun Fact: Ancient Egyptians created jewelry from meteorites by hammering it into shape, make beads and other designs that was often buried with loved ones.
Swackett Weather Fun Fact: Lightning has been known to strike 10 miles from the storm in an area of clear sky above.
Swackett Weather Fun Fact: Every full moon has a different name; September-Harvest Moon, June-Strawberry Moon, July-Thunder Moon, August-Sturgeon Moon.