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2014-04-01 08:23:39

Wearing a high-tech impact resistant suit to ensure survival, innovator Steve Green unveils plans to become the first man to intentionally walk into a tornado CANTON, Ohio, April 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Steve Green is known for his historic drive into a tornado riding in his Tornado Attack Vehicle. With the 2014 tornado season dead ahead, 53-year-old Steve Green, a former NASCAR driver, plans to elevate his adrenaline level to even greater heights by walking into a tornado and...

2006-09-01 16:44:43

By Noel Randewich LOS CABOS, Mexico (Reuters) - While Mexican residents and foreign tourists rushed to take shelter from Hurricane John roaring toward this beach resort on Friday, two American extreme weather enthusiasts were loving it. Reed Timmer and Joel Taylor say they travel tens of thousands of miles (km) a year risking their lives to stand in hurricanes, tornadoes and blizzards just for fun. "We definitely get a massive adrenaline rush and sense of excitement since we know...

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