13th July - Today's News: Record Rainfall Brings Deadly Floods & Landslides in Japan
In Japan, Kyushu braces for more rain after 19 die in floods and landslides and nearly 50,000 ordered to flee - reports suggest 500mm of rain fell in some places on Thursday.
Worst storm to slam Edmonton in eight years brings spectacular lightnings and floods
Clean-up begins after flash flooding in the Mendips on Wednesday
Wet weather may cause butterfly numbers to decline - though this previously happened in 2007 and most species soon bounced back. And bad weather affects bird migration at Llanelli wetland centre with some autumn migrant arriving already. There's also a rat warning as floods flush out pests.
'Extreme' solar flare erupts, looks like storm is headed towards the Earth with a chance of some aurora this weekend
American 'settled in three waves' - but the first and most important was some 15,000 years ago. Clovis First is long dead!
Titanian seasons turn, turn turn: atmospheric changes on Saturn's moon observed by Cassini