18th May - Today's News: 53 Killed in Chinese Storms, Floods
53 killed by rain and floods in S China
There could be a bumper crop of apples because of cold spring but it also means UK's rare spring butterflies put on a late show
Spring floods in Latvia the most powerful and destructive in the last two decades
Japanese cloud seeding tests work for second year in a row
Global warming has not stalled, insists world's best known climate scientist - and he's right.
And a good piece by Graham Readfearn on how zombie climate sceptic theories survive only in newspapers and on TV
Antarctica's 'bleeding glacier' is kind of terrifying - of course, 'they' tell us it's just caused by simple microbes in an iron-rich environment, but we all know it's really Shoggoths ......
Alert after Alaskan volcano erupts
Earthquake rattles residents in Ontario, Quebec and an earthquake measuring 2.8 on the Richter Scale hits parts of Highlands causing consternation in Poolewe
Weather on outer planets only goes so deep
And cue more end of the world panic on the silly paranoid conspiracy forums as asteroid nine times the size of the QE2 to pass Earth later this month.