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.” […]

Game of Thrones season 8: Fans in MELTDOWN as Jon Snow finally gets ‘happy ending’

Many fans have still not forgotten the heart-wrenching love story between King of the North Jon and his Wildling lover Ygritte on Game of Thrones. Red-headed beauty Ygritte was the first character to show Watcher of the Wall member Jon the ways of women and relationships back in season two. While initially frosty to Ygritte’s […]

Islanders clean house, fire coach Doug Weight, GM Garth Snow

Lou Lamoriello moved quickly to shake up the New York Islanders by firing general manager Garth Snow and coach Doug Weight and naming himself the team's new GM just two weeks after taking over as president of hockey operations. Lamoriello announced the moves Tuesday that begin to reshape the organization in his image, two weeks […]

BBC weather forecast: HEAVY downpours to batter UK as snow continues to fall in Scotland

The BBC Breakfast weather report was presented by Sarah Keith-Lucas, who reported the forecast from Rainham Marshes in Essex. Explaining the contrast in weather in the west and the south, she said: “We’re going to be keeping the dry and the mild weather for many eastern parts. “Whereas further west we’ve got weather fronts moving […]

Game of Thrones season 8 spoilers: Jon Snow betrayed and there are HUGE consequences

Jon Snow (played by Kit Harrington) was last seen heading back to Winterfell with his new lover Daenerys Targaryen (Emilia Clarke) after trying to convince Cersei Lannister (Lena Headey) to join their fight against the Night King (Vladimir Furdik). The pair presenter the Game of Thrones villain with a wight, which they captured during a […]

Game of Thrones season 8: Arya Stark's death revealed by Jon Snow? You WON'T expect this

Game of Thrones fans have been anxiously waiting for any spoilers that could offer insight into the fate of their favourite characters. And, it seems one fan may have uncovered a huge clue regarding Arya Stark (played by Maisie Williams). In season seven of the hit HBO series, Arya finally returned to Winterfell after she […]

BBC weather forecast issues SNOW warning for Easter weekend – see if you're affected HERE!

Matt Terry presented the BBC Breakfast weather report this morning live from St. Katherine Docks in East London. The meteorologist warned viewers that there would be plenty of snow over the Easter weekend and heavy rainfall. Matt said: “By the end of Sunday we’ll see some rain in Devon and Cornwall that will become heavy […]

Latest Nor’easter Forces Airlines to Cancel More Than 3,500 Flights; Up to 18 Inches of Snow Could Fall in NYC

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