#Flooding

  • Article: 15 Powerful Photos of Celebration and Perseverance From Around the World This Week
    Citizenship

    15 Powerful Photos of Celebration and Perseverance From Around the World This Week

    By Olivia Kestin  and  Sushmita Roy|March 22, 2019

    The world is facing the aftermath of terror attacks and natural disasters. Read more

  • Article: There's a Disaster in Southern Africa You Probably Haven't Heard About
    Citizenship

    There's a Disaster in Southern Africa You Probably Haven't Heard About

    By Joe McCarthy|March 19, 2019

    Mozambique’s president said the death toll could reach 1,000. Read more

  • Article: Global Temperatures Reached Alarming Highs in 2018, Scientists Say
    Environment

    Global Temperatures Reached Alarming Highs in 2018, Scientists Say

    By Erica SanchezLeah Rodriguez  and  Gaëlle Langué|Feb. 7, 2019

    If we don’t reduce greenhouse gases fast, it’ll only get worse. Read more

  • Article: Billions Rely on Himalayan Glaciers for Water. But They're Disappearing.
    Water & Sanitation

    Billions Rely on Himalayan Glaciers for Water. But They're Disappearing.

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Feb. 5, 2019

    “This is the climate crisis you haven’t heard of.” Read more

  • Article: Venice Faces Its Worst Floods in 10 Years — and Climate Change Could Cause More
    Environment

    Venice Faces Its Worst Floods in 10 Years — and Climate Change Could Cause More

    By Sophie Maes|Oct. 31, 2018

    Sea level rise could cause the historic city to flood twice a day by 2100. Read more

  • Article: Using Kitchen Material to Build Streets Could Cut Urban Flooding by Half
    Environment

    Using Kitchen Material to Build Streets Could Cut Urban Flooding by Half

    Oct. 30, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Travertine is cheaper than both water-absorbing asphalt and concrete. Read more

  • Article: Floating Schools Help These Bangladeshi Students Learn During Monsoon Season
    Education

    Floating Schools Help These Bangladeshi Students Learn During Monsoon Season

    By Leah Rodriguez|Sept. 13, 2018

    A nonprofit has already built 23 in a flood-prone area of the country. Read more

  • Article: How 'Climate Gentrification' Is Changing Miami — And the Rest of the World
    Environment

    How 'Climate Gentrification' Is Changing Miami — And the Rest of the World

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 30, 2018

    Gentrification has mixed consequences, but climate change brings new factors. Read more