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Deadly typhoon ravages phillipines

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Current Event November 20, 2013

Deadly Typhoon Ravages Philippines

Over the weekend, thousands of people in the Philippines died as Typhoon Haiyan ravaged the area. It was one of the strongest typhoons ever recorded. Listen to this story to understand why this storm caused so much damage.

Geography Earth and Space Science Weather and Climate

Story Length: 3:47

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AIR DATE: 11/11/2013

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