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'Hurricane 3D' puts IMAX viewers in eye of storm
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Satellite photo of eye of a hurricane.
Penetrating the swirling bands of wind and blinding rain is never routine for the crews who fly into the center of tropical cyclones each year. Their missions, to gather direct weather readings from within these massive storms, helps save lives by improving the forecast strength and movement of these deadly storms. Starting on Sept. 29, audiences at the Tennessee Aquarium IMAX 3D Theater will get a taste of what it’s like to fly into the eye of a hurricane and experience the height of a storm both on land and underwater.“Beyond the question of where hurricanes strike, we wanted to tell the tales of the wind.