What Would You Do If Disaster Strikes?

When disaster strikes, would you know what to do? Are you prepared for earthquakes, tornadoes, hurricanes, blizzards and more? Plus, five things you can do to increase your chance of surviving a plane crash.

E.R. physician Dr. Travis Storks demonstrates what to do and how to survive if you’re caught in a blizzard or extreme weather conditions.

A strike of lightning contains approximately 300 kilovolts of electricity, compared to a typical industrial electrical shock of 20 to 63 kilovolts. See what happens to the body when struck by lightning.

Dr. Lucy Jones, seismologist and chief scientist of the United States Geological Survey Multi-Hazards Project, says that when it comes to earthquakes, it’s not a matter of if - it’s a matter of when.

Reed Timmer, meteorologist and star of Discovery Channel’s Storm Chasers, discusses the complications that arise with tornados.