#Extreme Weather

  • Article: Dozens Dead as Typhoon Mangkhut Strikes the Philippines, Hong Kong, and China
    Environment

    Dozens Dead as Typhoon Mangkhut Strikes the Philippines, Hong Kong, and China

    By Daniele Selby|Sept. 17, 2018

    The storm is reportedly this year’s strongest. Read more

  • Article: 11 Striking Photos of Weather, Women, and Water From Across the World This Week
    Citizenship

    11 Striking Photos of Weather, Women, and Water From Across the World This Week

    By Daniele Selby  and  Olivia Kestin|Sept. 14, 2018

    Water was a source of fear and hope for people around the world this week. Read more

  • Article: This Indian Girl Smashed Open Her Piggy Banks to Help Kerala’s Flood Victims
    Finance & Innovation

    This Indian Girl Smashed Open Her Piggy Banks to Help Kerala’s Flood Victims

    By Daniele Selby|Aug. 22, 2018

    Devastating floods in Kerala have killed hundreds since June. Read more

  • Article: Airbnb Offers Free Rooms to Survivors of the Greece Wildfires
    Environment

    Airbnb Offers Free Rooms to Survivors of the Greece Wildfires

    July 30, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Airbnb's "Open Homes" program, matches displaced victims and aid workers with spare rooms for free. Read more

  • Article: Climate Change May Soon Make Parts of India Uninhabitable
    Environment

    Climate Change May Soon Make Parts of India Uninhabitable

    By Joanna Prisco|July 18, 2018

    Extreme heat and humidity impacts the health and well-being of millions in South Asia. Read more

  • Article: Over 1 Billion People Are at Risk of Overheating as the Earth Warms
    Environment

    Over 1 Billion People Are at Risk of Overheating as the Earth Warms

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Joanna Prisco|July 16, 2018

    India, China, and Mozambique are some of the countries most in need of cooling. Read more

  • Article: All-Time Heat Records Set Across the World This Week
    Environment

    All-Time Heat Records Set Across the World This Week

    By Imogen Calderwood|July 6, 2018

    It’s sparking concern about a connection to global warming. Read more

  • Article: 16 Photos of Extreme Weather and Stunning Celebrations This Week
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    16 Photos of Extreme Weather and Stunning Celebrations This Week

    By Olivia Kestin  and  Jasper Lo|July 6, 2018

    Monsoon rains and heat waves in both hemispheres had people struggling to cope with the weather. Read more