NASA has released this image of Alabama. You can see the track of three tornadoes around the Tuscaloosa area. Click on the image for a larger one.
GEOEYE has made these before-after images available from a satellite 400 miles above Tuscaloosa.
The Tuscaloosa News also has some side-by-side, before-and-after photos here.
About the blogger
Bob Collins has been with Minnesota Public Radio since 1992, emigrating to Minnesota from Massachusetts. He was senior editor of news in the ’90s, ran MPR’s political unit, created the MPR News regional website, invented the popular Select A Candidate, started the two most popular blogs in the history of MPR and every day laments that his Minnesota Fantasy Legislature project never caught on.