Scary pictures from space...
Hurricane Katrina in the Gulf of Mexico
credit: NASA; NOAA; GOES 12 Satellite
(Last night I heard Michael Brown, undersecretary of Homeland Security for
Emergency Preparedness and Response -- you know, the head of FEMA --
tell Larry King, "I must say this storm is much, much bigger than anyone
expected." I don't know. Maybe he missed some of the nonstop images
of the cat fiver making its way up the Gulf.
Here are just a couple more...) (credit: NOAA)