This article, entitled "Dispelling Tornado Myths," comes from partner site Inside Science TV.
A tornado is a violently rotating column of air extending from a thunderstorm to the ground that can devastate a neighborhood in seconds.
A common myth with tornadoes is that they can't occur in certain locations, but scientists say that the right atmospheric conditions can bring about a tornado just about anywhere on the planet.
Meteorologists are busting up several other myths spiraling around twisters. Check out the video to learn more!