Water spouts caught on camera

Two water spouts have been filmed forming off the Hollywood coast near Fort Lauderdale. A water spout is a funnel-shaped cloud and differs from a tornado, which forms over land and is often more powerful.

US hit by heatwave and storms

Torrential rains have caused more flooding and destroyed homes across parts of the US Midwest. Meanwhile, the US east coast is suffering a heatwave, with temperatures forecast to hit 38C. Jane O’Brien reports from Washington.

Global Warming Turns Sea Into Acid Bath

Increasing carbon dioxide emissions could leave species such as coral and sea urchins struggling to survive by the end of the century because they are making the oceans more acidic, research led by British scientists suggests. The study of how

Climate Change produces The world’s first rising seas “refugees”

PORT MORESBY, The 1,500 residents of Carteret Island, an atoll of the Autonomous Region of Bougainville, Papua New Guinea, are fast becoming the world’s first climate change refugees.

Japan PM launches climate plan

TOKYO (AFP) – Japanese Prime Minister Yasuo Fukuda, vowing a “low-carbon revolution” against global warming, on Monday unveiled a carbon trading market to slash greenhouse gas emissions by up to 80 percent by 2050.

Finnish PM urges rich nations to take lead on climate change

TOKYO (AFP) – Finland’s Prime Minister Matti Vanhanen on Monday urged developed countries to take the lead in reducing greenhouse gas emissions while helping emerging economies with clean energy technologies.

Ethiopia in grip of famine

More than 3 million Ethiopians will need food aid in the coming months as the country faces a new famine. Gavin Hewitt reports from one of the worst-affected areas.

Dolphins die in mass stranding

More than 20 dolphins have died after being stranded in a creek in Cornwall. Volunteers have been logging the dead animals before they are moved for post-mortem examination. Jon Kay reports.

Did HAARP cause China Earthquake?

Redsky recently reported that the Chinese Military had accused the Americans of firing HAARP just prior to the recent earthquake. Our purpose in reporting this particular item was to clear up a misunderstanding of Bible scripture.

Nuclear Explosion Occurs Near Epicenter of China Quake

Boxun News, a Chinese-language Web site based outside China, reported that an unnamed expert has claimed that there was a nuclear explosion near the epicenter of the Sichuan earthquake, based on witness reports and the discovery of concrete rubble believed

G8 wants 20 carbon-burying projects by 2010

AOMORI, Japan (AFP) – The Group of Eight industrial powers said Sunday they hoped to launch 20 large projects to bury greenhouse gas by 2010 and aimed to broadly deploy the technology a decade later.

Two killed by large Greek quake

At least two people have been killed as an earthquake rocked southern Greece, collapsing buildings and causing panic.

Ship that spilled oil in SF Bay blames US

SAN FRANCISCO – A container ship’s owner blames the U.S. government for a major San Francisco Bay oil spill last year because the ship’s pilot was granted a license despite a history of drug and alcohol abuse.

Floods swamp US state of Indiana

Hundreds of residents in the US state of Indiana have been evacuated after sudden floods hit the region.

China begins draining quake lake

Chinese authorities have begun draining a giant lake formed in the aftermath of last month’s earthquake in Sichuan province. The Tangjiashan lake has been threatening to burst and flood the regions below.

China blames the US HAARP Program For Catastrophic Earthquakes

Russian Foreign Ministry reports are stating today the Prime Minister Putin’s ‘sudden’ diplomatic trip to France was made at the behest of China’s President Hu in order to ‘warn’ the European Union not to become involved with the US following