SuperTornado: Anatomy of a Mega Disaster

May 22, 2011, the costliest tornado in American history struck Joplin, Missouri, carving a mile-wide swath of destruction. Scientists visit the city to find out what made this tornado so destructive.
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Date published: 2021-08-24
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Overview

May 22, 2011, the costliest tornado in American history struck Joplin, Missouri, carving a mile-wide swath of destruction and death. Scientists descended on the city to find out what made this tornado so destructive. This film visits Joplin at the five-year mark, as its people continue to pick up the pieces and struggle to make sense of one of the worst natural disasters ever to hit the heartland.

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Super Tornado: Anatomy of a Megadisaster

01: Super Tornado: Anatomy of a Megadisaster

May 22, 2011, the costliest tornado in American history struck Joplin, Missouri, carving a mile-wide swath of destruction and death. Scientists descended on the city to find out what made this tornado so destructive. This film visits Joplin at the five-year mark, as its people continue to pick up the pieces and struggle to make sense of one of the worst natural disasters ever to hit the heartland.

44 min