Climate

Damage Caused by Storm, Strong Winds Reported in Sofia, Rest of Bulgaria
A total of 43 alerts were received in Sofia after the storm and strong winds Thursday night, 19 of which were responded to, said the head of the city's Emergency Aid and Prevention service, Krassimir Dimitrov.
Heatwave continues with highs of 40-plus centigrade on Thursday; cooler on Friday
Temperatures will remain very high throughout Greece on Thursday, in many places exceeding 40C, with only the northwest to see a slight decline, according to an updated weather forecast released by the National Meteorological Service.
UNDP completes Climate Change Capacity Building Project in BiH
The United Nations Development Programme in Bosnia and Herzegovina (UNDP) successfully implemented the ''Capacity Building Initiative for Transparency'' (CBIT) project in Bosnia and Herzegovina, financed by the Global Environment Facility (GEF), announced the UNDP.
'If we want to save the climate, we must act now'
The world is at risk of missing the goal of restricting planetary warming to 1.5C unless all countries get behind the effort and act swiftly, Greece's ambassadors to the European Climate Pact warned in statements to the Athens-Macedonian News Agency (ANA-MPA), uniting their voices with those of colleagues in another 27 European Union countries in the battle against climate change.
Eruptions from Indonesia's Mount Ruang trigger evacuation amid tsunami fear
7 airports closed as volcanic ash reaches as far as neighboring Malaysia, according to authorities
Taiwan's strongest earthquake in 25 years leaves 7 dead, hundreds injured
Public infrastructure damaged, while land routes to cities and towns in eastern part cut off due to damaged roads and bridges
Today is Summer Day
Today in Albania, Summer Day is celebrated, a holiday of ancient origin. The center of this celebration is Elbasan, while the distinctive sign of this celebration is the cooking of ballakums.
Schools closed, flights canceled as Cyclone Kirrily heads for Australia
Authorities ask Queensland's residents to stay home as heavy rain, storm predicted
3.6 M, 3.4 M earthquakes in Vrancea county, Wednesday to Thursday
An earthquake with a magnitude of 3.6 on the Richter scale occurred Wednesday night, at 23:01, at a depth of 99.4 km., followed by a second earthquake, of 3.4 degrees Richter, at a depth of 81.8 km, on Thursday morning, at 4:49, in the eastern Vrancea seismic zone, Vrancea county, according to information published by the National Institute for Research and Development for Earth Physics (INCDFP).
Classes suspended in Iasi County, in 7 other Moldavia counties' schools due to bad weather
Classes are suspended on Tuesday in all educational units in northeastern Iasi county, due to unfavorable weather conditions, but also in several schools in Bacau, Botosani, Braila, Buzau, Galati, Neamt and Suceava counties, all of Moldavia region's, the Ministry of Education informed.
Frozen (literally) in time, Sioło Budy is a magic little snapshot of off-grid existence
This “village within a village” is exactly the place to go to enjoy the wilds of Poland in their rawest form.
Death toll from floods in Somalia rises to 96
El Nino-induced heavy rains and flooding have affected 2 million people across the country
Storms cause flooding, landslides in Gorenjska, some problems in Primorska
A storm that hit the Gorenjska region this morning caused flooding in Bled, Kranj, Žirovnica and Kamnik. Landslides were also triggered, including two in the Bohinj municipality. Some households in Kranj have been left without power. In northern parts of the Primorska region, some roads were flooded and trees fallen.
Work continues to restore power, road access in Thessaly, Evia villages; Volos water distribution continues
Villages in the plain of Thessaly, towns outside Volos, and villages of northern Evia continued to face severe infrastructure problems following two successive storms of 'Daniel' and 'Elias' that flooded them and swept away structures, authorities said on Sunday.
Achillopoulio hospital flooded in Volos as Krafsidonas torrent overflows
The huge amounts of water that fell on Volos during storm 'Elias' caused the Krafsidonas torrent to overflow on Thursday, making this the second time the torrent has burst its banks in the last 20 days.
Storm 'Elias' continues - Heavy showers and thunderstorms until Thursday
The Elias weather system continued to affect several parts of the country on Tuesday, bringing heavy rain and thunderstorms, accompanied by hail and a high frequency of lightning.
10,000 missing after Libya floods: Red Cross
More than 3,000 people dead after floods caused by Storm Daniel struck eastern Libya, according to officials
Threat of new Pinios overflowing not over in Larissa; minister issues health advice for water
Larissa in central Greece continued to prepare for more flooding from the overflow of Pinios river on Sunday.
Trikala, Karditsa, Pelion, Rovies flooded as torrential rains hit Greece; people trapped in houses
The Krafsidonas river overflowed again in the city of Volos, due to the torrential rain that has been sweeping the capital of Magnesia.
Two fire fronts continue to rage north of Soufli
The two fire fronts in the area of Lefkimmi (Evros) at a creek north of Soufli were still raging on Sunday.