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One killed in Japan as typhoon approaches capital, millions advised to evacuate

One killed in Japan as typhoon approaches capital, millions advised to evacuate Sat, 12 Oct, 2019

One man was killed and more than 3 million people were advised to evacuate as a powerful typhoon bore down on the Japanese capital, bringing with it the heaviest rain and winds in 60 years.
Children in Australia, Pacific launch global climate strike

Children in Australia, Pacific launch global climate strike Fri, 20 Sep, 2019

Children in Australia and the Pacific Islands kicked off a millions-strong global climate strike -- heeding the rallying cry of teen activist Greta Thunberg and demanding adults take action to stave off environmental disaster.
Still reeling from Dorian, Bahamas hit by tropical storm

Still reeling from Dorian, Bahamas hit by tropical storm Sun, 15 Sep, 2019

 Tropical Storm Humberto moved away from the Bahamas after dumping rain on parts of the archipelago's northwest region that were already hammered by Hurricane Dorian two weeks ago.
Water discovered for first time in atmosphere of habitable exoplanet

Water discovered for first time in atmosphere of habitable exoplanet Wed, 11 Sep, 2019

An international team of astronomers has discovered a new solar system with a planet that could be habitable, a Spanish astrophysicist who led the research.
North Korea reports five deaths, damage in typhoon

North Korea reports five deaths, damage in typhoon Mon, 09 Sep, 2019

North Korean state media said   five people had been killed in a powerful typhoon that destroyed farmland and damaged hundreds of buildings.
Japanese scientists find new dinosaur species

Japanese scientists find new dinosaur species Sat, 07 Sep, 2019

Japanese scientists have identified a new species of dinosaur from a nearly complete skeleton that was the largest ever discovered in the country, measuring eight metres (26 feet) long.
India loses contact with spacecraft on mission to the moon

India loses contact with spacecraft on mission to the moon Sat, 07 Sep, 2019

India lost contact with a spacecraft it was attempting to land on the moon, the chairman of the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) said, in a setback to the nation's ambitious plans to become the first country to probe the unexplored lunar south pole.
Dorian's floodwaters trap people in attics in North Carolina

Dorian's floodwaters trap people in attics in North Carolina Fri, 06 Sep, 2019

A weakened Hurricane Dorian flooded homes on North Carolina's Outer Banks with a fury that took even storm-hardened residents by surprise, forcing people to climb into their attics. Hundreds were feared trapped by high water, and neighbors used boats to rescue one another.
'Catastrophic' Dorian pounds Bahamas, US evacuates coast

'Catastrophic' Dorian pounds Bahamas, US evacuates coast Mon, 02 Sep, 2019

Hurricane Dorian battered the Bahamas with ferocious wind and rain, the monstrous Category 5 storm wrecking towns and homes as it churned on an uncertain path toward the US coast where hundreds of thousands were ordered to evacuate.

Bahamas braces as monster Hurricane Dorian heads for US mainland Sun, 01 Sep, 2019

Hurricane Dorian roared towards the Bahamas as the island chain braced for a devastating direct hit, before the monster storm churns up the US coast from Florida towards the Carolinas.
UN, France raise concern over Amazon wildfires 'crisis'

UN, France raise concern over Amazon wildfires 'crisis' Fri, 23 Aug, 2019

 Paris and the United Nations called  for the protection of the fire-plagued Amazon rainforest as Brazil's right-wing president accused his French counterpart of having a "colonialist mentality" over the issue.
At least 18 dead as Typhoon Lekima slams east China

At least 18 dead as Typhoon Lekima slams east China Sat, 10 Aug, 2019

At least 18 people were killed and 16 others missing in a landslide after Typhoon Lekima lashed eastern China, national television reported.
At least 7 dead as quakes shake northern Philippine isles

At least 7 dead as quakes shake northern Philippine isles Sat, 27 Jul, 2019

 Two strong earthquakes hours apart struck a group of sparsely populated islands in the Luzon Strait in the northern Philippines early Saturday, killing at least seven people, injuring about a dozen and causing substantial damage.
G20 summit lays bare growing climate change division

G20 summit lays bare growing climate change division Sat, 29 Jun, 2019

Four years after the landmark Paris deal, international consensus on strong action to tackle climate change risks crumbling, with the issue among the biggest sticking points at this week's G20 summit.
Europe set to sizzle again as deadly heatwave continues

Europe set to sizzle again as deadly heatwave continues Sat, 29 Jun, 2019

Europe was bracing itself for a sweltering   as a deadly heatwave across the continent has sparked record-breaking temperatures, large blazes and pollution peaks.
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