17th February - Today's News: Flash Floods in Rio, Cyprus and Baghdad
And in the Middle East, there's been flash-flooding in Baghdad, basking in the sun in Riyadh
but across the Tasman Sea, Cyclone Gita will be 'a significant storm' when it reaches NZ - MetService
Apaprently humans will actually react pretty well to news of alien life - and why wouldn't they?
And is winter coming to England? The Met Office issue a press release warning cold conditions likely with risk of snow for the end of February into March, thanks to a recent sudden stratospheric warming events