#Extreme Weather

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

    Americans in Cool States Tend to Underestimate Threats From Rising Heatwaves

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|March 13, 2019

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

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

    Heatwave Threatens Zimbabwe's Harvest Amid Severe Drought

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|March 12, 2019

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    Airbnb Offers Free Rooms to Survivors of the Greece Wildfires

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|July 30, 2018

    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

    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