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What is it?

What on earth is this thing!?! At first glance, it looks like some kind of mini space-craft from an alien planet that’s about to take some kind of useful information about earth to a mother ship…

Tweet of the Day

Our favorite tweet of the day.

What We’re Reading

Stuff we found while looking around. Send us your links for the next edition.

Worldwide Wednesday Wrap-Up

Welcome to the Worldwide Wednesday Wrap-Up, in which we consolidate the international Red Cross and Red Crescent news into one list of bite-sized links for you.

Driving in a Winter Wonderland

Erin Ferris talks about what a winter preparedness kit should have, in order to keep you safe during emergecies.

Storm Seasons: Myth and Reality

There has been a lot of “not in season” weather over the years. Yesterday’s tornado in Alabama being just one example.

Severe Weather Overnight

Follow @AlabamaRedCross and @ArkRedCross for updates on last night’s severe weather.

Twitter Hashtags We’re Watching

The last 24 hours have us responding to snow storms, wildfires, home fires, and floods. Here are a few of the Twitter hashtags we’re watching to keep up with what’s happening on the ground.

What We’re Reading

Links we found while looking around.

Water Safety: It’s Not Just For Swimming Pools

My mom often tells the story of finding me, as a toddler, stuck upside down inside my toy box.