Readers will be able to follow a tornado chaser into the heart of a storm, track the path taken by a hurricane as it sweeps the ocean, or find out which natural disaster was the world's worst killer. Easy-to-follow, step-by-step illustrations show how natural disasters occur and the destruction they wreak. Timelines show events unfolding minute-by-minute or hour-by-hour. This exciting new book also features eyewitness accounts from people who have lived to tell the tale and mind-blowing, up-to-the-minute facts and figures. A free digital companion book is available online.