23rd December - Today's News: More Flooding Hits Cumbria
Further flooding worsens troubles for Cumbrian towns hit by Storm Desmond, and more heavy rain is expected over Christma. Ironically, down here it's looking set to end quite a dry year with over 100mm still needed to bring the total up to average.
Winter heat wave, of a sort, envelops usually frigid Moscow - with records being broken there as well.
Post-Christmas storm to slam central US with flooding, severe weather and snow whilst northeast ski resorts battle Mother Nature in exceptionally snow-less December
Trapped CO2 gas may form Martian gullies - not water
And giant comets could pose danger to life on Earth - but only if they hit us