Tens of thousands have fled their homes in Japan as heavy rains flood parts of the country.
A heat wave that is affecting India may be killing many thousands more than has been officially reported, one researcher says.
But by 2100, the southern part of the state will get more severe storms, hiking the risk of flooding.
The Arizona monsoon is actually a long-documented meteorological phenomenon there. Continue reading →
The monsoon rains have unleashed their fury over India and Nepal last week, flooding vast swathes in the north and causing immense landslides. Global warming is expected to make the season even worse. Continue reading →
Somali piracy is taking a toll on climate research, especially studies related to the Indian Ocean monsoon.