The Science Behind Frankenstorm

Frankenstorm is bearing down on the east coast, but what is Frankenstorm? Everyone knows Hurricane Sandy, but there’s so much more involved. This video explains it as simply and clearly as possible. Well done, AP science writer Seth Borenstein.

Get ready to mock your friends for their lack of knowledge on the matter, because you’ll actually understand what’s happening when the storm hits.

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Be safe out there.