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Hurricane Florence Looks Truly Terrifying From Space

Hurricane Florence Looks Truly Terrifying From SpacePhotographs and videos taken from space have revealed the power of Hurricane



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Mother Of Wounded Gamer Describes Son's Terrifying Call Amid Jacksonville Shooting

Mother Of Wounded Gamer Describes Son's Terrifying Call Amid Jacksonville ShootingThe mother of a competitive gamer wounded in Sunday's deadly shooting at a



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Fly above Jupiter's terrifying north pole in new NASA video

Fly above Jupiter's terrifying north pole in new NASA videoJupiter's north pole is unsettling, at best. It's comprised of one giant storm encircled by eight spinning cyclones — all of which have larger diameters than the moon.  Fortunately, this nightmarish place orbits as far as 600 million miles away from Earth. But for those willing, NASA scientists have made a 3D tour through the tempestuous clouds.   SEE ALSO: NASA's TESS is going to be your new favorite space mission Unveiled Wednesday at the European Geosciences Union General Assembly in Vienna, Austria, the 1 minute and 20-second plunge through what appears to be hell's inferno is composed of images taken by a camera aboard the Juno spacecraft, which is currently orbiting the planet.  Describing Jupiter's north pole (or atmosphere generally) as hell, however, is misleading, as it's quite cold. The bright yellow clouds are around 9 degrees Fahrenheit, while the dark red clouds plummet down to minus-181 degrees Fahrenheit, according to NASA. Juno caught these images of Jupiter's north pole during its during its fourth close pass by the planet. The camera used, JIRAM, is an infrared camera, so it can capture clouds 45 miles down from the cloud tops during either day or night (infrared is a non-visible form of light).  Prior to Juno's arrival at Jupiter in 2016, Jupiter largely remained a mystery.  An artist's conception of the Juno spacecraft orbiting Jupiter.Image: Nasa"Before Juno, we could only guess what Jupiter’s poles would look like,” Alberto Adriani, Juno co-investigator from the Institute for Space Astrophysics and Planetology in Rome, said in a statement.  “Now, with Juno flying over the poles at a close distance it permits the collection of infrared imagery on Jupiter’s polar weather patterns and its massive cyclones in unprecedented spatial resolution.” So far, Juno has mapped about a third of the planet, having travelled some 122 million miles during 11 close passes by Jupiter's roiling clouds. Juno will dive in for its twelfth (terrifying) pass on May 24.  WATCH: Scientists found a weird galaxy without dark matter



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Trevor Noah Unveils Terrifying Donald Trump-Themed Anti-Drugs PSA

Trevor Noah Unveils Terrifying Donald Trump-Themed Anti-Drugs PSA> "Let's say you kill all the drug dealers…do you also kill doctors who



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In Terrifying Close Call, Plane Skids Off Turkish Runway And Nearly Plunges Into Black Sea

In Terrifying Close Call, Plane Skids Off Turkish Runway And Nearly Plunges Into Black SeaTerrifying images captured Saturday night at Trabzon airport on Turkey’s northeast coast showed a passenger plane teetering precariously on a steep slope, its nose pointing toward the waters of the Black Sea below, after the jet skidded off the runway as it was attempting to land.



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Crash of water and a terrifying ride: Driver glad he's alive

Crash of water and a terrifying ride: Driver glad he's aliveBURBANK, Calif. (AP) — A driver who rode a wave of muddy water down a twisting street in his car during a Southern California flood said he is lucky to be alive.



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This Russian Submarine Is Called the "Black Hole" For One Terrifying Reason

This Russian Submarine Is Called the "Black Hole" For One Terrifying ReasonTwenty-four Kilo-class submarines were operated by the Soviet Union, of which eleven are still operated by Russia. Iran has three Kilos, and Algeria has two. China had two submarines, purchased after the end of the Cold War.



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Terrifying 'haunted' restaurant camera shows furniture moving on its own

Terrifying 'haunted' restaurant camera shows furniture moving on its ownThis viral footage may prove ghost skeptics wrong.



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British man tells of his terrifying five-mile swim for his life – pursued by a 13-foot shark

British man tells of his terrifying five-mile swim for his life - pursued by a 13-foot sharkA British diver separated from his boat off the coast of Australia has said he was lucky to be alive after being forced to swim miles back to shore – shadowed by a large tiger shark. The spear fisherman, John Craig, was underwater off Western Australia state Friday when his boat was swept away due to engine problems and strong currents. He told the BBC that sharks gravitated towards him because stress had raised his heart rate. Mr Craig said: "I could feel my heart rate up, because I was panicking that I'd been left, after about five or ten minutes of this I put my head in the water to check I was still in the same place, and then at arm's reach, there was this huge four-meter tiger shark, I turned around and there was another fairly big sandbar whaler, which is another type of shark that you get here." A diver separated from his boat off the coast of Australia was followed by a large tiger shark He told local media the tiger shark was "easily the biggest tiger shark I've been in the water with and that's saying something having worked as a dive instructor for over 10 years." Terrified in the shark-infested waters near Shark Bay, he made the decision to swim back to shore. "I have to admit that at this point I thought I was gone – four nautical miles out to sea with a huge tiger shark following me. I thought this was it, this is how I'm going to die," he said. "The shark would disappear into the gloom then suddenly reappear behind me, just keeping pace with me behind my fins." Diver's close encounter with shark in Western Australia He spoke of how the shark pursued him, trying to kill him: "The shark didn't swim away, it actually followed me, so I started swimming towards the shore and the shark just kept pace behind me, so every time I looked back I just saw its huge head pointed at my fins, so I just kept my spear gun pointed towards my fins so it wouldn't get close enough to actually touch them, then it would disappear in the gloom then come down and come up below me and come from the sides…it was all because I was panicking. "I've been a dive instructor for ten years, and I knew straight away sharks were there because my heart rate was up and I was panicking. After about three or four minutes of swimming it just accelerated then started swimming beside me going towards the shore. So for about 15 minutes it was just swimming with me." Mr Craig kept his speargun pointed behind him as he embarked on a swim of "pure endurance", eventually losing the shark. He was later spotted by rescuers on a remote beach. "It's an absolutely incredible story," Shark Bay Volunteer Marine Rescue commander Greg Ridgley told Perth's Sunday Times. Tiger sharks shown here off the coast of Port Elizabeth, South Africa Credit: Rainer Schimpf / Barcroft Media "He swam at least five miles in shark-infested waters… I just can't believe anybody could do that. It's such a massive effort, in that short timeframe too." There have been 14 encounters off the nation's vast coastline this year, including the death of a 17-year-old girl mauled by a shark in full view of her parents in Western Australia. Experts say incidents are increasing as water sports become more popular and baitfish move closer to shore, but fatalities remain rare.



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Kellyanne Conway Morphed Into Pennywise On 'SNL' And It's Terrifying

Kellyanne Conway Morphed Into Pennywise On 'SNL' And It's TerrifyingThis “Saturday Night Live” sketch came straight out of a nightmare.



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