Global warming is a stark reality for communities close to Pakistan’s melting glaciers. It has 7,253 glaciers – the highest outside the polar regions.
The freak weather event, which has claimed at least 20 lives so far, has been called “a natural disaster of unprecedented proportions.”
A system of dikes meant to protect the Lower Mainland from flooding excludes many First Nations. The federal government admits some have “no dike protection at all.”
One person is confirmed dead and others are missing as torrential rain, floods, and mudslides devastate the Canadian province.
The catastrophic floods in London, Germany, Belgium, China and India are a wake-up call for the world.
At least 12 people died in the subway system as a record-breaking rainstorm hit central China.
The political leader of one of the worst affected states warns that the region needs more urgent help.
A new study from the real estate company Redfin shows how racist housing policies have made Black neighborhoods more vulnerable to flooding than white ones. Meanwhile, Redfin is accused of helping keep those same neighborhoods segregated.
Unprecedented rainfall has displaced hundreds of thousands, and led experts to warn of potential food shortages.
Millions of Americans have no idea they're living in a flood zone. Now you can look up every property in the U.S. and see the flood risk for yourself.
Boris Johnson will generously cover your first four nights at a local Travelodge – breakfast not included.
The storms create new dangers, like the risk of flash flooding and landslides.