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Stunning and brief video and interactive slide resources that capture the impacts of Hurricane Harvey.
- Boom Town, Flood Town. An amazing Texas Tribune interactive of text & graphics. Scrolling through the text at left changes the graphic at right. Part of a series on Houston’s flood risk. https://projects.propublica.org/houston-cypress/
- Into the Deluge: Stories from Harvey. Video stories that range in length from 2-12 minutes (select “stories” from the navigation bar at the bottom of the video window). https://www.nytimes.com/video/us/100000005408538/harvey-storm.html?emc=edit_ta_20170906&nl=top-stories&nlid=3027757&ref=headline
- Inside one of Houston’s Improvised Shelters. A 2-minute video that includes one couple describing the experience of leaving their home and being in the shelter. https://www.nytimes.com/video/us/100000005401365/houston-shelters-hurricane-harvey-360.html?action=click>ype=vhs&version=vhs-heading&module=vhs®ion=title-area
- Drones Aiding in Storm Recovery. A 3-minute Good Morning America video about how drones were used to aid in search & rescue, flood watch, and recovery of Hurricane Harvey, and in other emergency situations. http://abcnews.go.com/GMA/video/responders-drones-harvey-rescues-49606893