Man vs. typhoon

The force of nature meets the stubbornness of man. [19 photos total]

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A motorcyclist falls along a road as Typhoon Megi hits Hualien, eastern Taiwan, September 2016. (REUTERS/Tyrone Siu) #
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A tourist struggles in the water, before standing up and wading away, after a wave strengthened by the influence of Typhoon Dujuan hit a river bank in Hangzhou, September 2015. (REUTERS/China Daily) #
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Men react as they struggle against a strong wind and rain caused by approaching Typhoon Wipha in Tokyo, October 2013. (REUTERS/Toru Hanai) #
4
A local resident falls off from his bicycle on a flooded street after a rainstorm hit Fuzhou, east China's Fujian province, July 2006. (REUTERS/Kong Long) #
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People take cover under a tree after strong winds brought by Typhoon Rammasun battered metro Manila, July 2014. (REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco) #
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A paramilitary policeman holds onto a fence as tourists dodge tidal waves increased under the influence of Typhoon Dujuan, in Hangzhou, China, September 2015. (REUTERS/Stringer) #
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A pedestrian walks in rain as Typhoon Fung-Wong hits in Taipei, July 2008. (REUTERS/Pichi Chuang) #
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A man dodges tidal waves under the influence of Typhoon Usagi in Hangzhou, China, September 2013. (REUTERS/Chance Chan) #
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A tricycle and residents are pulled on a farm tractor trailer along a flooded highway in northern Philippines, October 2015. (REUTERS/Erik De Castro) #
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A man assisted a motorcyclist after he fell along a main road after strong winds brought by Typhoon Rammasun in metro Manila, July 2014. (REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco) #
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A pedestrian falls as a result of strong winds brought by typhoon Morakot in Taipei, August 2009. (REUTERS/Pichi Chuang) #
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A boy swims in floodwaters brought about by rainfall from Typhoon Muifa in metro Manila, August 2011. (REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco) #
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People walk against strong winds as Typhoon Soudelor approaches Taiwan, August 2015. (REUTERS/Edward Lau) #
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A man pushes his electric bicycle against strong wind and heavy rainfall along a flooded seaside street as Typhoon Rammasun hits China's Hainan province, July 2014. (REUTERS/Stringer) #
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Police and residents run as waves from a tidal bore surge past a barrier as Typhoon Nanmadol approached the banks of Qiantang River in China's Zhejiang province, August 2011. (REUTERS/China Daily) #
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A woman rides her electric bicycle against the strong wind and heavy rainfall as Typhoon Rammasun hits China's Guangdong province, July 2014. (REUTERS/Stringer) #
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People cross a street against strong wind and heavy rain under the influence of Typhoon Haiyan, in China's Hainan province, November 2013. (REUTERS/China Daily) #
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Visitors run away as waves from a tidal bore surge past a barrier under the influence of Typhoon Trami in China's Zhejiang province, August 2013. (REUTERS/Stringer) #
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People hold umbrellas as Typhoon Soudelor approaches China's Zhejiang province, August 2015. (REUTERS/Stringer) #

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