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Warning: Falling iguanas

by Rachel Lynn Aldrich
Posted 1/23/20, 12:04 pm

Residents of South Florida got an unusual warning from the National Weather Service in Miami on Tuesday: “This isn’t something we usually forecast, but don’t be surprised if you see iguanas falling from the trees tonight as lows drop into the 30s and 40s. Brrrr!” It was a fair warning—male iguanas can grow to at least 5 feet long and weigh nearly 20 pounds.

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Quick Takes

by The Editors
Posted 1/16/20, 04:26 pm

Not-so-long winter’s nap

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Severe storms hammer South and Midwest

by Rachel Lynn Aldrich
Posted 1/13/20, 11:55 am

Icy weather, tornadoes, and flooding led to 11 deaths throughout the South and Midwest over the weekend. Tens of thousands of people were without electrical power on Sunday following punishing storms.

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