Hurricane Irene

Should We Care About The Worst-Case Scenario When It Comes To Climate Change?

Simon Beard | Posted 28.09.2017 | UK Tech
Simon Beard

For one thing, while we can aim to limit climate change to such levels, it's rather like playing 'pin the tail on the donkey.' Global climate systems are incredibly complex, and understanding the long-term impact of emissions is near impossible.

'A Serious And Dangerous Storm'

The Huffington Post UK | Christopher York | Posted 29.10.2012 | UK

New York City is in lockdown as the American east coast braces itself for mega-storm Hurricane Sandy. Mayor Michael Bloomberg has ordered the evacu...

Why you Should Take Cover From Katia - and There's Another Storm on the Way

Clare Nasir | Posted 12.11.2011 | UK
Clare Nasir

Should us weather obsessed Brits be worried? Well yes, to be honest. This ex-hurricane is potent and currently blowing gusts of 60-70mph over Scotland and North Wales, stronger winds have been measured over exposed hills.

Want a Gentle Hurricane? Move to Australia

Ben Wakeling | Posted 29.10.2011 | UK Comedy
Ben Wakeling

What may be less well-known is that each region of the world has their own list of names for hurricanes and tropical storms which crop up in that area; and it's interesting to see how the names chosen reflect the cultures of the areas in which they fall.

Britons In US Brace For Hurricane Irene

Ned Simons | Posted 27.10.2011 | UK

Hurricane Irene hit the United States on Saturday, battering the Eastern Seaboard with winds as strong as 115 mph. But while around two million peo...

Irene Becomes First Atlantic Hurricane Of 2011, Florida Threatened | Posted 22.10.2011 | UK