Showing posts with label prediction. Show all posts
Showing posts with label prediction. Show all posts

Saturday, August 05, 2017

Extreme weather could kill 152,000 Europeans by 2100 : scientists

Extreme weather
Europe's death toll from weather disasters could rise 50-fold by the end of this century, with extreme heat alone killing more than 150,000 people a year by 2100 if nothing is done to curb the effects of climate change, scientists said.

Tuesday, May 24, 2016

Key conference on natural disasters management set for May 30 in Switzerland

The prominent international research body on natural disasters, Interpraevent, will hold its 13th congress in Lucerne of Switzerland from May 30 to June 2, the Swiss Federal Government announced on Monday.

Tuesday, April 19, 2016

Big earthquake unlikely to hit China soon, says expert

In Ecuador and in China's neighbors Japan, Myanmar and Afghanistan, a series of strong quakes have recently caused casualties and damage. But are they a bad omen for China?

Tuesday, April 05, 2016

India, US to jointly launch satellite to study quakes, volcanoes

India and the United States are jointly building a satellite that will be launched in space within five years to help study earthquakes and volcanoes, officials have said.

Tuesday, October 27, 2015

'Deadly' heat waves predicted for Arabian Gulf by 2100

Scorching temperatures are already standard for people living in the Arabian Gulf, but by the end of the century parts of the region could become so hot that it will be impossible for humans to spend time outside, a new study has warned.

Friday, July 03, 2015

What's shaking with China's animal earthquake experts?

At a park in east China's Nanjing City, 200 pigs, 2,000 chickens and innumerable aquatic creatures in a 15 hectare lake have a very special job to do: predicting earthquakes.

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