Hurricane Sandy - Full Coverage of a Frankenstorm

The 10th hurricane of the season, Hurricane Sandy is being called a Frankenstorm as it creeps up the East Coast. Take a look at our complete coverage of the storm and basic science explainers.
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Hurricane Sandy's Rainfall Decoded Via CrowdSourcing
hurricane prediction, NWS, national weather service funding
March 11th, 2014
The storm smash-up that morphed Hurricane Sandy into a hybrid weather monster left a chemical trail that scientists have decoded with the help of crowdsourced water samples.
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Flickr Posts Tracked Hurricane Sandy's Landfall
Hurricane Sandy Brooklyn
November 5th, 2013
Social-media sharing of photos of Hurricane Sandy on the website Flickr track precisely with the time the storm made landfall in New Jersey in October 2012, new research finds. The storm joins other phenomena that can be tracked with social media.
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5 Things Hurricane Sandy Changed for Good
Hurricane Sandy Debris Breezy Point
October 29th, 2013
Some people and places may never be the same since Superstorm Sandy. Here are five ways Hurricane Sandy totally changed the East Coast.
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Hurricane Sandy Exposes Jersey's Marsh Mistakes
Before and after: Mantoloking, New Jersey
October 31st, 2013
Hurricane Sandy's powerful storm tide flooded 70 percent of New Jersey's historic submerged marshes. Now, geologists are plumbing for past storm records.
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How Sandy Storm Damage Became NYC Playground
tree
October 28th, 2013
A year after Hurricane Sandy devastated New York City, some of the trees that were damaged by the storm have been repurposed for public use, in an art exhibit at the Brooklyn Botanic Garden and a public playground in Prospect Park.
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One Year After Sandy, Depression Drops But Anger Rises, Poll Finds
hurricane prediction, NWS, national weather service funding
November 15th, 2013
One year after Hurricane Sandy, the psychological impact of the storm may be lessening for some, results from a new poll suggest.
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Beach Nourishment Works, But Should Towns Rebuild?
Coastal damage from Hurricane Sandy
October 31st, 2013
Beach nourishment works, according to a detailed survey of New Jersey homes damaged by Hurricane Sandy. But protecting private property by replenishing storm-damaged beaches may be tilting at windmills.
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Sandy Snapshot: A Look Back at Hurricane's Fallout
Hurricane Sandy Debris Breezy Point
October 29th, 2013
Hurricane Sandy made landfall on Oct. 29, 2012, sending floodwaters pouring across the densely populated barrier islands of Long Island and the Jersey shore, including Breezy Point in the Rockaways, Queens.
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