Why would you ever drive toward a tornado?

If a tornado was heading your way, you'd probably head for the hills. But for some people, it's just the beginning of a chase.

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What do Discovery Channel's Storm Chasers have in common with Lexus? Find out in this video clip.
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Car Guide: Storm Chasers and Lexus

Check out this clip to get a closer look at the upcoming season of Discovery's "Storm Chasers" series.
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Discovery Promos: Storm Chasers Season 2

April 27, 2011: The Dominator tracked four wedge tornadoes across central Mississippi and Alabama including the early stages of the monster that devastated Tuscaloosa.
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Storm Chasers: 2011 Alabama Super Outbreak

On Discovery Channel's "Storm Chasers," Dr. Josh Wurman's science team is battered by a dangerous hailstorm. Check out the rest of Discovery's "Storm Chasers" series to learn more about tornadoes.
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Storm Chasers: 30 Seconds of Hail

In this Discovery Channel video, the Storm Chasers take a back road that nearly traps them in a massive tornado.
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Storm Chasers: A Dangerous Ride

Sean and the TIV (Tornado Intercept Vehicle) finally pick the perfect spot for a tornado and witness, first-hand, the enormity and beauty of the inside of a twister. See all the action in this Discovery Channel video.
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Storm Chasers: A Direct Hit

While tracking cyclonic activity in a Kansas supercell, Reed's team comes across a beautiful elephant trunk tornado. Check out the rest of Discovery's "Storm Chasers" series to learn more about tornadoes.
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Storm Chasers: A Tornado Beauty

After tracking a major storm system north into Nebraska, the chase breaks down as fierce weather and darkness get the upper hand. Check out the rest of Discovery's "Storm Chasers" series to learn more about tornadoes.
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Storm Chasers: Chaos At Night

The hunters become the hunted when a 200 mph tornado surprises the DOW and TIV team during a night chase in eastern Arkansas. Check out the rest of Discovery's "Storm Chasers" series to learn more about tornadoes.
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Storm Chasers: Chased by a Beast

On Discovery Channel's "Storm Chasers," meet a team who is pursuing a cyclic supercell system that produces multiple tornado near Lamesa, Texas.
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Storm Chasers: Chasing a Cyclic Supercell

On Discovery Channel's "Storm Chasers," our storm chasers searches for the perfect location in Abilene, Texas to deploy a tornado data pod. Data pods capture vital scientific data about tornado paths.
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Storm Chasers: Data Pods

Lead producer Chris Whiteneck shows how the Dominator's camera array provides amazing first person action shots.
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Storm Chasers: Dominator Cams

In this clip from the Discovery Channel's "Storm Chasers," get a behind-the-scenes look at the new Doppler On Wheels vehicle that serves as the team's mobile command center.
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Storm Chasers: DOW6 Vehicle Tour

In this clip from the Discovery Channel's "Storm Chasers," the crew gets up close and personal with a tornado in Oklahoma.
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Storm Chasers: Ellis County Tornado

Taking a gamble in tornado chasing is the difference between life and death. Will the chasers hit the tornado jackpot or come up empty-handed?
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Storm Chasers: Episode 5 Promo

The producers and camera crews that ride with the Dominator have a passion for getting the most amazing shots.
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Storm Chasers: Extreme Shooters

Brandon leads Sean and the TIV to a perfect 3-D intercept near Enterprise, Mississippi during the April 27 Super Outbreak.
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Storm Chasers: First 3-D Tornado

With their GPS and internet down in a remote corner of South Dakota, Matt and Carl take their chances in a fog bank as they head into tornado country.
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Storm Chasers: Flying Blind

With a major storm system headed their way, lead producer Chris Whiteneck struggles to get the vehicles prepped for the camera operators.
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Storm Chasers: Frantic Chaser Prep

On Discovery Channel's "Storm Chasers," a team spots a gustnado. Gustnados are shallow and short lived rotating winds that never produce enough power to develop into a tornado.
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Storm Chasers: Gustnado

While a team of storm chasers is in hot pursuit of a tornado in La Mesa, Texas, they spot an inflow tail. An inflow tail is a cloud that is formed when a developing storm is gaining strength. Learn more on Discovery Channel's "Storm Chasers."
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Storm Chasers: Inflow Tail

In this clip from the Discovery Channel show "Storm Chasers," the crew of the TIV1 provides a tour and overview of the plan and operation of the original Tornado Intercept Vehicle.
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Storm Chasers: Inside The TIV1

In this Discovery Channel video, the Storm Chasers pick the perfect spot and soon finds themselves in the middle of a tornado (which is right where they want to be).
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Storm Chasers: Interception

Reed and the Dominator are down to their last two probes as they get underneath a towering South Dakota twister.
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Storm Chasers: Make Them Count

In this Discovery Channel clip, the "Storm Chasers" team tracks a massive F5 tornado in Oklahoma that gets a little too close for comfort.
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Storm Chasers: Massive Oklahoma Tornado

For producer Chris Whiteneck, going to work means a ride in the Dominator and filming Reed Timmer and his crew as they chase tornados.
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Storm Chasers: Mobile Storm Chasing Office

Reed Timmer talks about he and his storm chasing team can only do so much to prepare their equipment for intercepting tornadoes. The real test of their equipment and preparation happens out in the field.
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Storm Chasers: Mother Nature is Unpredictable

Joel's disagreements with Reed's play calling leads to harsh words and a falling out between the two long-time partners.
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Storm Chasers: Mutiny on the Dominator

On the prowl in Oklahoma for their last spectacular shot, the team plays catch-up with a sudden tornado. See the action in this Discovery Channel video.
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Storm Chasers: Near Miss

Reed and the TVN team collect footage of a massive tornado gaining strength as it moves toward Greensburg, Kansas. Check out the rest of Discovery's "Storm Chasers" series to learn more about tornadoes.
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Storm Chasers: Near Miss at Greensburg

On the road after dark in northern Oklahoma, Reed and his team track a ghostly tornado that can only be seen when lightning flashes. Check out the rest of Discovery's "Storm Chasers" series to learn more about tornadoes.
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Storm Chasers: Night Tornado

A massive supercell tearing through Kansas drops tornadoes all around them, but Sean and the TIV team can't leave the road to pursue. Check out the rest of Discovery's "Storm Chasers" series to learn more about tornadoes.
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Storm Chasers: No Place Like Kansas

In this Discovery Channel video, the "Storm Chasers' team tails a fast-moving tornado in Oklahoma.
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Storm Chasers: Oklahoma Tornado

The team zeroes in on the first big twister of the season in this exciting Discovery Channel video.
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Storm Chasers: Opening Pursuit

Sean makes a custom pirate flag to show his defiance against VORTEX oppression.
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Storm Chasers: Pirate Pride

In this clip from the Discovery Channel's "Storm Chasers," navigator Justin Walker shows us around the mobile survey vehicle that scouts for tornado intercepts and deploys tracking pods.
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Storm Chasers: PROBE Vehicle Tour

During a super outbreak on the Great Plains, Reed's team comes across a beautiful, three-mile long elephant trunk tornado. Check out the rest of Discovery's "Storm Chasers" series to learn more about tornadoes.
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Storm Chasers: Reed's Top Ten - Bonus

Josh wants Reed to give up his radar secrets while Sean blows his VORTEX debut.
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Storm Chasers: Scientists vs. Chasers

This footage from the Discovery Channel's "Storm Chasers" shows how the Scout car deploys pods in the path of oncoming tornadoes.
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Storm Chasers: Scout Deployment

A bad weather data feed stymies Josh and the DOW team, but the SCOUT crew finds a sweet spot near Abilene, Texas. Check out the rest of Discovery's "Storm Chasers" series to learn more about tornadoes.
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Storm Chasers: SCOUT Pod Deployment

Sean and TIV2 head back to Norman, Oklahoma, to hook up with Josh Wurman and the massive VORTEX2 team.
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Storm Chasers: Sean Goes Vortex

In the wake of a devastating hit on Stuttgart, Arkansas, Josh and his crew stop to lend a hand and collect destruction data. Check out the rest of Discovery's "Storm Chasers" series to learn more about tornadoes.
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Storm Chasers: Stuttgart Tornado Aftermath

Reed's team runs into a severe hailstorm that inflicts a few casualties, including the TIV's windshield and Chris Chittick's left leg. Check out the rest of Discovery's "Storm Chasers" series to learn more about tornadoes.
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Storm Chasers: Taking a Beating

In this clip from the Discovery Channel's "Storm Chasers," the team chases a classic wedge tornado in the Texas Panhandle.
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Storm Chasers: Texas Panhandle Tornado

The Storm Chaser's TIV (Tornado Intercept Vehicle) and its driver, Ronan P. Nagle, are profiled in a KOTV Oklahoma news segment.
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Storm Chasers: TIV News Feature

In this clip from the Discovery Channel's "Storm Chasers," Byron and Ronan give a full tour of the original Tornado Intercept Vehicle that can still chase with the best of them.
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Storm Chasers: TIV1 Vehicle Tour

Sean Casey shows us around the latest model of the Tornado Intercept Vehicle in this segment from the Discovery Channel's "Storm Chasers."
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Storm Chasers: TIV2 Vehicle Tour

The Storm Chasers survey the devastation wrought by the EF5 tornado that hit Greensburg, Kansas. Witness the impact of nature's fury in this video from the Discovery Channel.
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Storm Chasers: Tornado Aftermath

On Discovery Channel's, "Storm Chasers," Reed Timmer and his team stop in Enterprise, Mississippi to help with the clean up after a devastating tornado. Check out the rest of Discovery's "Storm Chasers" series to learn more about tornadoes.
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Storm Chasers: Tornado Clean Up

In this segment from the Discovery Channel's "Storm Chasers," a supercell storm becomes a tornado-producing machine in Manchester, South Dakota.
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Storm Chasers: Tornado in Manchester

In this clip from the Discovery Channel's "Storm Chasers," the team members film one of the largest and most  intense tornadoes they've ever seen in the prairies of southwest Manitoba.
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Storm Chasers: Tornado in Manitoba

In this clip from the Discovery Channel's "Storm Chasers," the team chases a slender beauty in Mulvane, Kansas.
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Storm Chasers: Tornado in Mulvane

This video clip from the Discovery Channel's "Storm Chasers" shows incredible footage of a white tornado in Parsons, Kansas.
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Storm Chasers: Tornado in Parsons

In this Discovery Channel clip, the "Storm Chasers" team intercepts an ideal storm and tracks a violent but photogenic tornado as it tears across the Texas countryside.
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Storm Chasers: Tornado in Throckmorton

In this clip from the Discovery Channel's "Storm Chasers," the crew gets amazing footage of a tornado in Woonsocket, South Dakota.
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Storm Chasers: Tornado in Woonsocket

Dominator cameraman Robert Seaman navigates through fields, climbs on top of moving cars, and sprints into storms to get the most extreme tornado footage out there.
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Storm Chasers: Tornado Ninja Cameraman

During the pursuit of a developing tornado, Reed Timmer and company drive into the heart of traffic jam in central Arkansas. Check out the rest of Discovery's "Storm Chasers" series to learn more about tornadoes.
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Storm Chasers: Tornado Traffic Jam

In a bid to scoop the science team once again, Reed's team rides right into a hornet's nest of twisters. Check out the rest of Discovery's "Storm Chasers" series to learn more about tornadoes.
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Storm Chasers: Tornadoes All Around

Check out footage of two Kansas tornadoes in this video from the Discovery Channel's "Storm Chasers."
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Storm Chasers: Tornadoes East and West

Watch as Reed Timmer and his team barely escape a dangerous tornado in the panhandle of Texas during a torrential downpour. Check out the rest of Discovery's "Storm Chasers" series to learn more about tornadoes.
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Storm Chasers: Torrential Tornado

Teams TWISTEX and Dominator arrive in the outskirts of Tuscaloosa just minutes after the EF5 tornado tore into the heart of city on April 27, 2011.
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Storm Chasers: Tuscaloosa Ravaged

In this video from the Discovery Channel's "Storm Chasers, " meteorologist Reed Timmer demonstrates how his tornado chase crew deploys the custom camera probe.
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Storm Chasers: TVN Probe Tour

Catch all the bloopers, gaffs and blunders that missed the final cut for the 2008 Storm Chasers Vehicle Tours.
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Storm Chasers: Vehicle Tour Bloopers

Reed Timmer talks about the beast that is the Dominator II: a vehicle that he describes as a cross between the Batmobile and an Army tank.
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Storm Chasers: What Is The Dominator?

Storm Chaser Reed Timmer explains why the thrill of the chase never gets old for him.
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Storm Chasers: Why Chase Storms

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