8th September - Today's News: Gales Batter Wellington
In NZ, plane passengers scream in terror as winds hit Capital
And in South Australia gales send turbines into overdrive
Deaths as storms sweep mobile home into Oklahoma ravine whilst in Arizona, woman found dead in car swept away in flooded wash.
Windstorm slams through Anchorage area
Hot weather fuels more wildfires in eastern Washington
Deadly earthquakes shake south-west China's Yuman
Powerful earthquake rocks Coast Rica's northwest with 4 Coasta Rica volcanoes being closely watched after quake
Whilst in Japan, Mount Fuji under pressure, experts say
Well it is nearing the end of the world .....
It was Scotland's summer of two halves: wet in many parts, but warm and very dry in the NW
Balkans drought fuel fear of repeat winter ebergy crisis as there's insufficent water in the hydro reservoirs
France has hot and dry August as heatwave drove up temperatures
Landslides, floods kill 29 in Viet Nam
Himachal builds automated weather station at 15,000 feet above sea level in the Himalaya
Westerly storms warm Norway - not the 'Gulf Stream'
Arctic ice melting at 'amazing speed'
Desert diversity cut by 'human activities'
Mars's dramatic climate variations are driven by Sun
On Saturn's moon Enceladeus, volcano shoots geyser of water up into space
Dawn proble leaves asteroid Vesta
And Drumochter Pass track 'emphasises impact' on Scots hills of Salmond the Sassenachs drive to turn all of the Highlands into a power station. It's even worse in remoter parts.