Rosa Torres sits in neighbor's car to be transported to the hospital. The Torres family waited several hours for ambulance that never arrived.
Rosa Torres sits in neighbor's car to be transported to the hospital. The Torres family waited several hours for ambulance that never arrived. Carl Juste cjuste@miamiherald.com
Rosa Torres sits in neighbor's car to be transported to the hospital. The Torres family waited several hours for ambulance that never arrived. Carl Juste cjuste@miamiherald.com

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    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.