4th June - Today's News: Floods Across Eastern Europe
The situation in eastern Europe worsens as flood waters from Czech dams bear down on Prague and torrential rains take toll across Poland whilst German-speaking Swiss mop up from heavy rain and German city submerged by 'dramatic' 500-year flood - it should be noted though that although current floods are worse than usual, such events not uncommon this time of year, for example June 2009 and May 2010.
Wildfires hit US West, could spread to Native American sites whilst east coast sees violent remains of storm that brought tornadoes to Oklahoma
In Greenland, are melting ice sheets to become the norm?
And this is one amazing photo: rare red sprite lightning shows up during aurora - well done Mike! See more here