Each weekday morning, OurAmazingPlanet takes the pulse of the Earth, reporting on natural phenomena and exploration news from around the globe.
Thunder Hail: New York City was hit with hail and lightning after nightfall yesterday.
Severe Spring Weather: More than 300 severe weather events -- wind, hail and tornadoes -- were reported across 10 states yesterday. Tornadoes were reported in Tennessee, Pennsylvania and California. [Related: California Tornadoes: Strange But True .]
Oklahoma Wildfires: Evacuations are underway in parts of Oklahoma, as wildfires rage across the state.
Cali Quakes: Two small quakes rumbled inland California yesterday.
Dolphin Saved: A baby dolphin has been saved after it was dumped in a rice field by the Japan tsunami.
Previously on Our Daily Planet: Spring Snow and Malibu Mudslides