Battle floods with this portable wall

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A warmer world means a greater risk rain lands on snow, triggering floods

Enlarge / Riverfront Ave. in Calgary during the Alberta floods 2013. (credit: Ryan L. C. Quan / Wikimedia) In June 2013, Keith Musselman was living in the Canadian Rockies when the nearby Bow River flooded. “We were in a valley, so we were stuck for about five days,” Musselman told Ars. “The community was devastated.” […]

Pictures show the devastating scenes from the landslide and floods that reportedly killed at least 51 people in Japan

Kyodo/Reuters At least 51 people are dead and 48 are missing after record-shattering torrential rains hit western and central Japan on Saturday, according to Japanese public broadcaster NHK. More than 1.6 million people have been ordered to evacuate from their homes by Saturday morning and 3.1 million others were advised to leave after Japan’s Meteorological […]

Storm floods Atlanta freeway, strands motorists (PHOTOS, VIDEO)

A severe thunderstorm moving through northern Georgia has caused flash flooding on major roads in Atlanta, stranding motorists during the evening rush hour. Thunderstorm warnings on Friday afternoon predicted 60 mph (96 kph) winds and 1-inch (2.5 cm) hail. The heavy storm dumped over 2 inches (5 cm) of rain on the city in less […]

WATCH: Carnival Cruise CHAOS after 'ankle-deep' water floods the ship corridors

A Carnival Cruise ship flooded with passengers onboard after a problem with the fire suppression system onboard. Passenger Marla Haase posted a video of the chaos onboard to her Facebook page, and revealed how they had to sleep on yoga mats for the night. Whilst no passengers were injured, 100 people were affected by the […]

Floods in Paris are so bad that its equivalent of Liberty Island is underwater

Reuters Flood waters in Paris have swallowed the Île aux Cygnes. It is home to Paris’ quarter-scale replica of the Statue of Liberty. Heavy rain has left swathes of the French capital submerged. Severe flooding in Paris is so bad that it has submerged the island in the centre of the city which is home […]

A winter ‘bomb cyclone’ is lashing the Northeast — bringing blizzards, floods, and frigid temperatures

AP Photo/Michael Dwyer A winter storm, described as a “bomb cyclone,” is lashing the Northeast, bringing floods, frigid temperatures, and snow to cities across the region.  The storm’s central pressure is expected to drop to about 950 millibars, which is equivalent to a Category 3 hurricane. After the storm, the area is expected to be […]

First Dates viewers in floods of tears as hopeful passes away after filming

On the Channel 4 episode, viewers saw Norman, 72, bond with Margaret, 74 during their date at the restaurant. The pair hit it off as they spoke about their love for adventure, their zest for life and about the fact they both have tattoos. They also opened about the loves they’d lost as Norman spoke […]

Floods near Greek capital leave 14 dead; roads, homes flooded

Argiris Madikos /Eurokinissi via AP Greece has declared a day of national mourning after at least 14 people died in floodwaters near the nation’s capital.  Heavy rains this week triggered flash flooding in the region.  The death toll could rise as rescue crews search flooded homes and streets on the western outskirts of Athens. MANDRA, Greece […]

WATCH: Disney cruise ship fights Hurricane Sandy as deck FLOODS and waves hit passengers

The cruise video captures the moment it encounters Hurricane Sandy in 2012. The Disney Fantasy ship is seen to struggle against the influx of water whilst the winds take over the ship. Passengers filming can see the decking which appears to be outside filling with water. It makes for a terrifying watch. The video shows […]