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US scientists hope to 'tornado-proof' homes

Researchers seek to come up with recommendations for building tornado-resistant houses using simulation models.

Last Modified: 21 Jul 2013 15:01
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This year's tornado season in the United States has been one of the worst on record.

Now scientists are trying to understand more about how they form by simulating mini-tornadoes.

Researchers hope to come up with recommendations for governments and construction companies to build tornado-resistant houses.

Al Jazeera's Rob Reynolds reports from Lubbock, Texas.

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