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El Nino probably won't bring California drought-busting winter rains, but the news may not be all bad.
El Nino ups the odds of flooding in some spots, but that information could provide opportunities.
Fragments of corals, shells and coarse sand in a natural sinkhole suggest that a mighty tsunami hit the Hawaiian Islands about 500 years ago.
About 96 percent of the four-lake water complex that feeds Metropolitan Sao Paulo, home to 20 million, has been used up.
Don't expect the polar vortex to pummel the eastern United States this winter.
Hundreds of residents and business people in the small town of Porterville, in California's normally verdant Central Valley, who have no running water and are having to re-think how they live.
New York and Washington are among the cities building defenses against tidal flooding that could arrive as soon as 2045. Continue reading →
Typhoon Vongfong in the Western Pacific rapidly strengthened overnight into the most powerful super typhoon of 2014.
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