11 interesting fast facts about hurricanes

Deadliest U.S. hurricane on record was in 1900 and killed 8,000 people under 15-foot waves

Eye of a typhoon. (Image by skeeze from Pixabay )

Hurricanes are a strong force of nature. Many have seen the toll they can take on people, homes and land, but there are a few things you may not know about the storms, and they’re pretty intriguing.