Venice regional council’s offices on the city’s Grand Canal were flooded for the first time in history just minutes after officials rejected a plan to combat climate change. The ancient city has been facing its worst floods in more than 50 years. One member posted on Facebook that the floods […]
If all the ice on Earth melted overnight, the planet would be sent into chaos. There would be mass flooding from sea level rise, severe weather changes, deadly chemical release, and mass greenhouse gasses that will leak into the atmosphere. Scientists say we need to stop this planet from rising […]
Tropical Depression Imelda is hitting southeastern Texas with devastating flooding. Fannet, Texas saw 43 inches of rain, making it one of the top ten wettest cyclones in United States history. Officials say the flooding could be worse than that of Hurricane Harvey, which hit the same area two years ago. […]
After a day of cleaning his muddied property, Kyle Simpson, a Nebraska man, was craving a beer, he told the Lincoln Journal Star. As he and his friend Gayland Stouffer began to trek to their car, they saw what appeared to be a fridge. It was a fridge. And it […]
A regional Delta Air Lines flight to Seattle was forced to make an emergency landing in Nevada on Wednesday after it hit turbulence. Three people were taken to the hospital, a spokeswoman said. A video of the cabin shared by a passenger showed a drinks cart turned on its side […]
A team of 12 Thai boys and their soccer coach were rescued on Tuesday after more than two weeks trapped in a flooded cave. Ekapol Chanthawong, the 25-year-old coach, used meditation to help keep the boys alive. The practice is known to have a host of scientific benefits and may […]
Fires,hurricanes,floods,tornados, and other natural disasters are becoming increasingly common in the US. But only three in ten American families have an emergency preparedness kit, while 42% of Americans say they’re not at all prepared for disaster, a recent poll from Business Insider partner MSN found. In these 16 states, a […]
Winter Storm Riley is rip-roaring its way along the East Coast, slamming homes in Massachusetts with a wall of water. The nor’easter– also known as a bomb cyclone – is bringing devastating winds to areas along the eastern seaboard. It’s too windy to operate at airports in New York, while […]
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Thousands of people are being evacuated from towns downstream of the Oroville Dam in California as a section shows signs of giving way. “It’s uncontrolled. It’s uncontrolled,” Department of Water Resources spokesman Chris Orrock said, when asked how much water could be released should the spillway break. Just to be […]
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Parts of the Tasmanian city of Launceston are being evacuated tonight as the city faces flood levels not seen since the 1929 deluge which left 22 people dead. Suburbs in the Tamar River basin surrounds were already underwater yesterday, and residents were moving to higher ground today. Authorities say the […]
VIDEO: The southern state of Tamil Nadu in India has been seeing some of the heaviest rainfall of the past century.
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