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Verifying 7 claims about lightning and thunder

Weather

How to stay cool in a heat wave: 5 Fast Facts

Weather

Yes, heat led to the deaths of at least 2,000 cattle in Kansas

Extreme Weather

Yes, 6 extreme weather events happened in the U.S. on June 13

Extreme Weather

Yes, there are free ways to lower your energy bill

Money

Yes, aluminum foil can be used over windows to help keep homes cool

Weather

Yes, your ceiling fan should spin counterclockwise if you want to feel cooler

Weather

Yes, heat is historically the top weather-related killer in the US

Weather

No, solar flares do not affect human health

Science

No, cold or rainy weather cannot make you sick

Health

Does cold weather impact your rapid COVID-19 test? It depends on the brand

Coronavirus

No, it doesn't hurt your engine if you don't warm it up all the way before driving in cold weather

Weather

Yes, you should fill up your tires with air when your tire pressure indicator comes on

Weather

No, it cannot be too cold to snow

Weather

No, surveys don’t indicate the Kentucky tornado had the longest path ever

Extreme Weather

Yes, it’s rare for a severe tornado outbreak to take place in December

Extreme Weather