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Unusually heavy rain has brought floods to many parts of the UK. My area near Bristol received 76mm in about 6 hours on Monday *a months worth’.
Many [...]read more here... →
Food shortages were already a problem due to drought – but then the skies filled with clouds. River levels hit highest levels since 1920′s leaving 65 dead, 125000 [...]read more here... →
On August 25, 2012 By admin
Heavy rain and 110kph winds brought more suffering to the people of Port-au-Prince.
2 years after the earthquake which killed 250000 people the 350000 survivors still living in [...]read more here... →
An excellent article from Channel 4 News looks at tropical cyclones (Hurricanes in the Atlantic, and Typhoons in the Pacific).
Article is good on explanation, and on [...]read more here... →
An in depth article from Al-Jazeera explains how increased reliance on irrigation has worsened the water supply problems in the States and lead to a 17% reduction in [...]read more here... →
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