29th August 2012 - Hurricane Issac Makes Landfall in Louisiana
Whilst in Asia, Typhoon Bolaven: North Korea reports storm damage
At Egremont in Cumbria, house turned into real life dolls house by flood waters
While in Scotland, snow joke: first snow of the year predicted before the close of August. I think they mean the first snow of autumn. And there was quite a bit of snow on the Cairngorms in August last year ...... As Tom Jones would say, it's not unusual! Very silly picture too. But it is a comic.
Record temperatures and wildfires in Eastern Russia - as seen by NASA
Work to resume on Brazil's Belo Monte dam - but I bet it stops again before long!
And a new study suggests that 'Tattooine-like' double star systems can host planets