2nd February - Today's News: Wind Storms Hits Eastern Canada
Wind storm pummels Quebec, Atlantic Canada and in Brunswick power remains out for 9,000 after wind storm
Huge storm front sweeps southeast Queensland whilst Bundaberg residents return home to assess flood damage
Global increases in extreme rainfall linked to global warming - it's previous been provisionally linked with increases heavy rainfall in Britain, though the Met Office admit more research on that is still needed.
Planting trees may not reverse climate change, but it will help locally - and could lead to cooler, wetter summers. Er, isn't that what we're getting already?!
Sabotage suspected at toppled wind turbine as second is brought down - wasn't me, honest guv!
And whilst waking to a bright snoy morning on Earth is nice, imagine living on a scorched world with snow smoky and black. That's the planet HD 209458b for you.