2nd May - Today's News: Record Rainfall Brings Floods, Mudslides & Sinkholes to Eastern US
Be careful where you park: dramatic video of sinkhole swallowing cars in Charles Village, Baltimore whilst a mudslide spills into Port Washington, Long Island parking lot after heavy rain brought by the same storm system that produced deadly tornadoes earlier this week. Further south, Florida flooded after 24 hours non-stop rain as stories of rescues, devastation emerge from floods. And from fierce tornadoes to mudslides: What are the numbers behind the storm?
After record high summer temperatures, Adelaide experiences coldest start to May ever
Hydro-electric blamed for deadly floods in Uttarkhand last year
Not an April (or even May Day) fool, smart umbrellas 'could collect rain data' - still wouldn't catch me using one of those ridiculous lethal things!
A study shows how small changes could save structures, lives during tornadoes
More research published on how prehistoric North Sea 'Atlantis' hit by 5m tsunami after the Storegga Slide ~8.2ka