Wednesday, 24 April , 2019

Hurricanes

From Heat Waves to Hurricanes: What We Know About Extreme Weather...

By NADJA POPOVICH SEPT. 15, 2017 It’s been a hectic end to summer, meteorologically speaking. Back-to-back hurricanes raked Texas, Florida and the Caribbean. A Labor...

Venezuela to Donate $5m to Hurricane Harvey Relief

Aug 31st 2017 By Ryan Mallett-Outtrim Venezuela announced Wednesday it will donate US$5 million to aid recovery efforts in the US states of Texas and Louisiana,...

Chronicle of a Flood Foretold

By Jeffrey St. Clair Houston didn’t need to be warned. The city had already been sunk by four major hurricanes, each less powerful than Harvey,...

Climate Denialism Is Literally Killing Us

Climate Denialism Is Literally Killing Us The victims of Hurricane Harvey have a murderer—and it’s not the storm.​ By Mark Hertsgaard The horrors hurled at Houston and...

A Storm That Could ‘Rewrite History’: Irma Hits as Most Powerful...

"The dangerousness of this event is like nothing we've ever seen," warns governor of Puerto Rico as mega-storm makes landfall in the Caribbean by Jon...

A Lesson for the US: Cuba’s Response to Hurricanes

How a small Caribbean island with few resources manages to protect its people from extreme weather better than some of the richest countries. Preparedness and...