The newest extreme sport: covering the weather for TV. In an effort to satisfy the public's appetite for footage of blizzards, hurricanes and, most recently, the devastating tornadoes in Oklahoma, reporters as well as professional and amateur chasers are heading straight into the eyes of the storms.
Discovery will honor the late Storm Chasers stars Tim Samaras, Carl Young and Paul Samaras with a special enhanced episode of Mile Wide Tornado.
Premiering on Wednesday at 10/9c, Mile Wide Tornado: Stormchasers Tribute will include highlights and...
Storm Chasers stars Tim Samaras, his son Paul and colleague Carl Young were killed Friday while chasing a tornado in Oklahoma, according to the Discovery Channel.