A Super Typhoon is About to Wreak Havoc: What you need to know

Brian Clark Howard for National Geographic
July 7, 2016

As Super Typhoon Nepartak hits Taiwan and China, National Geographic asks tropical cyclone expert Kerry Emanuel how these tempests form, and what risk they pose to people.

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Story Image: Super Typhoon Nepartak - Image courtesy: NASA Earth Observatory

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Kerry Emanuel is a prominent meteorologist and climate scientist who specializes in moist convection in the atmosphere, and tropical cyclones. His research interests focus on tropical meteorology and climate, with a specialty in hurricane physics. 

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