A resident walks past high waves pounding the sea wall amidst strong winds as Typhoon Haiyan hit the city of Legaspi, Albay province, south of Manila on Nov. 8. One of the most intense typhoons on record whipped the Philippines on Nov. 8, killing three people and terrifying millions as monster winds tore roofs off buildings and giant waves washed away flimsy homes. (Charism Sayat/AFP/Getty Images)