President Donald Trump, First Lady Melania Trump and Vice President Mike Pence meet Hurricane Irma victims in Naples Estates on Thursday.
President Donald Trump, First Lady Melania Trump and Vice President Mike Pence meet Hurricane Irma victims in Naples Estates on Thursday. Evan Vucci AP
President Donald Trump, First Lady Melania Trump and Vice President Mike Pence meet Hurricane Irma victims in Naples Estates on Thursday. Evan Vucci AP

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  • Special tank allows scientists to churn up category 5 hurricane force storms

    Model beach houses take a beating as scientists at the University of Miami Rosenstiel School of Marine & Atmospheric Science crank up a one-of-a-kind hurricane simulation tank at the school. Scientist Ben Kirtman, the Director of the Cooperative Institute of Marine & Atmospheric Studies explains how creating Cat 5 force winds and waves in the giant tank help with making predications and future forecasts that help save lives.