Robot that uses AI to pull weeds may reduce poisonous herbicide use by 70% for some crops.
Catastrophic overflow of Lhonak Lake in state of Sikkim caused a dam to partially collapse and submerged army bases
Neighbourhoods washed away in port city of Derna, where two dams burst, with many bodies swept out to sea
Water disasters on both ends of the spectrum – dry and wet – are getting more intense as planet warms, study finds
From lengthy droughts to severe flooding, the intensity of water-related disasters around the world has increased over the last two decades as global temperatures climbed to record levels, according to new research.
There are concerns that the Vaal Dam could burst its banks, leading to a massive disaster for communities living close to the dam and river bank.
One-third of Pakistan has been completely submerged by historic flooding, its climate minister says.
Climate experts warn temporary increases in water levels will not mitigate a crisis that has been years in the making
Recent severe rains in Death Valley that flushed debris across roadways, damaged infrastructure and carried away cars are being described by meteorologists and park officials as a once-in 1,000-year event.
Researchers say some climate models are underestimating future floods.
South Sudan’s president ordered the suspension Saturday of all dredging-related activities in the country until evidence-based studies are carried out on their impact on surrounding communities and the ecosystems they rely on.
Third major flood this year for some Sydney suburbs
Almost a quarter of the world’s population are exposed to significant flood risks, according to new research published Tuesday, which warned those in poorer countries were more vulnerable.