#Extreme Weather

  • Article: Americans in Cool States Tend to Underestimate Threats From Rising Heatwaves
    Environment

    Americans in Cool States Tend to Underestimate Threats From Rising Heatwaves

    March 13, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Hotter temperatures are expected to become more common in the US. Read more

  • Article: Heatwave Threatens Zimbabwe's Harvest Amid Severe Drought
    Food & Hunger

    Heatwave Threatens Zimbabwe's Harvest Amid Severe Drought

    March 12, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Unusually high temperatures and lack of rainfall are hitting crops and livestock, officials say. Read more

  • Article: Here's How Climate Change Will Affect Weather in the UK
    Environment

    Here's How Climate Change Will Affect Weather in the UK

    March 12, 2019

    Climate change means more extreme weather – here’s what the UK can expect. Read more

  • 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