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Maltempo sempre più estremo, perché accade? "Colpa del grande caldo"

Sat, 12 Aug 2017 13:14:00 +0200nuovavenezia (it)

Bibione, la tromba d'aria e lo strano "tsunami" In questo video di Lando Pelli girato giovedì pomeriggio a Bibione si vede chiaramente la tromba d'aria attraversata dai lampi e uno strano fenomeno in mare: una specie di "muro di pioggia" che arriva dal mare sollevando una enorme onda LEGGI L'ARTICOLO CAVALLINO.

Flooding concerns return to northeastern India

Sat, 12 Aug 2017 12:51:00 +0200aljazeera-en (en)

Once again, parts of northeastern India, along with Nepal, Bhutan, and Bangladesh, are facing more flooding as monsoon rain threatens to cause the rivers in the region to overflow. The intensity of the rainfall in recent days has been remarkable, even by monsoon standards.

Kim Jong Un 'crazy as typhoons' but not as scary, say Guam residents

Sat, 12 Aug 2017 12:49:00 +0200africatime (en)

Guam residents say that if given the choice they would rather face the wrath of "crazy" Kim Jong Un than the power of a typhoon, as they count down towards a threatened North Korean missile attack. As Pyongyang's deadline drew closer, the archbishop of the predominately Catholic US territory urged....

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un 'crazy as typhoons' but not as scary: Guam

Sat, 12 Aug 2017 12:45:00 +0200newindianexpress (en)

HAGATNA (UNITED STATES): Guam residents say that if given the choice they would rather face the wrath of "crazy" Kim Jong Un than the power of a typhoon, as they count down towards a threatened North Korean missile attack. As Pyongyang's deadline drew closer, the archbishop of the predominately....

Storms disrupt Beijing flights, authorities warn of flash flooding, landslides

Sat, 12 Aug 2017 12:26:00 +0200gulfnews (en)

BEIJING: Thunderstorms lashed Beijing on Saturday, disrupting hundreds of flights at one of the world’s largest airports, while authorities warned that rain and wind could cause landslides in the area where a 7.0-magnitude earthquake struck this week. Beijing city authorities raised their weather....

Minutes from missiles, Guam islanders get to grips with uncertain fate

Sat, 12 Aug 2017 12:21:00 +0200jpost (en)

The local government of this tiny US Pacific island issued preparation guidance to its 163,000 people on Friday on how best to hide and deal with radiation after threats by Pyongyang to strike Guam, or test its missiles in its surrounding waters. Mike Benavente, 37, who maintains air conditioners,....

Kim Jong-un ‘crazy as typhoons’ but not as scary, say Guam residents

Sat, 12 Aug 2017 11:50:00 +0200themalaymailonline (en)

An aerial view of US Naval Base Guam September 20, 2006. Guam residents say that if given the choice they would rather face the wrath of ‘crazy’ Kim Jong-un than the power of a typhoon. — US Navy/handout/file pic via Reuters HAGATNA, Aug 12 — Guam residents say that if given the choice they would....

Guam could have just 14 minutes to react if North Korea launches an attack

Sat, 12 Aug 2017 11:46:00 +0200metro-uk (en)

Guam is a popular tourist resort for people in Asia (Picture: Getty) People living in Guam may only have 14 minutes between North Korea launching an attack and the weapon reaching the island. That means locals living on the small island, a US territory, will have even less time to react as news of a launch by Kim Jong-un filters through.

Storms disrupt flights in Beijing, authorities warn of flash floods, landslides in China

Sat, 12 Aug 2017 11:44:00 +0200timesofoman (en)

Beijing: Thunderstorms lashed Beijing on Saturday, disrupting hundreds of flights at one of the world's largest airports, while authorities warned that rain and wind could cause landslides in the area where a 7.0-magnitude earthquake struck this week. Beijing authorities raised their weather alert....

Kim Jong Un 'Crazy as Typhoons' But Not as Scary, Say Guam Residents

Sat, 12 Aug 2017 11:42:00 +0200naharnet-en (en)

Guam residents say that if given the choice they would rather face the wrath of "crazy" Kim Jong Un than the power of a typhoon, as they count down towards a threatened North Korean missile attack. As Pyongyang's deadline drew closer, the archbishop of the predominately Catholic US territory urged....

Beijing authorities warn of flash floods, landslides after storms

Sat, 12 Aug 2017 11:41:00 +0200trust (en)

The extreme weather came after a tornado struck Inner Mongolia on Friday, killing five people. * City authorities raise alert level to "orange" from "yellow" * Storms follow deadly tornado strike in Inner Mongolia. * Flights at other centres disrupted (Adds comment, details; paragraphs 3,7,8 and 13) By Josephine Mason and Shu Zhang.

Storms disrupt Beijing flights, authorities warn of flash floods, landslides

Sat, 12 Aug 2017 11:40:00 +0200channelnewsasia (en)

BEIJING: Thunderstorms lashed Beijing on Saturday, disrupting hundreds of flights at one of the world's largest airports, while authorities warned that rain and wind could cause landslides in the area where a 7.0-magnitude earthquake struck this week. Beijing authorities raised their weather alert....

Storms disrupt Beijing flights; authorities warn of flash floods, landslides

Sat, 12 Aug 2017 11:31:00 +0200japantoday (en)

Thunderstorms lashed Beijing on Saturday, disrupting hundreds of flights at one of the world's largest airports, while authorities warned that rain and wind could cause landslides in the area where a 7.0-magnitude earthquake struck this week. Beijing authorities raised their weather alert level....

La faille de Cascadia

Sat, 12 Aug 2017 11:15:00 +0200franceinter (fr)

Vue de Seattle, ville concerné par le risque de séisme sur la faille de Cascadia © Getty / Edmund Lowe. Cette émission est une rediffusion du 8 octobre 2016 Articles scientifiques : Jones N. Canada builds quake warning system . Nature 2016, 534:446-7. Rosen J. The subduction zone observatory takes shape .

Storms disrupt Beijing flights, authorities warn of flash floods, landslides

Sat, 12 Aug 2017 11:14:00 +0200dnaindia (en)

Thunderstorms lashed Beijing on Saturday, disrupting hundreds of flights at one of the world's largest airports, while authorities warned that rain and wind could cause landslides in the area where a 7.0-magnitude earthquake struck this week. Beijing authorities raised their weather alert level to....

Storms disrupt Beijing flights, authorities warn of flash floods, landslides

Sat, 12 Aug 2017 11:07:00 +0200reuters (en)

BEIJING (Reuters) - Thunderstorms lashed Beijing on Saturday, disrupting hundreds of flights at one of the world's largest airports, while authorities warned that rain and wind could cause landslides in the area where a 7.0-magnitude earthquake struck this week.

Kim Jong Un 'crazy as typhoons' but not as scary, say Guam residents

Sat, 12 Aug 2017 11:07:00 +0200digitaljournal (en)

By AFP 30 mins ago in World Guam residents say that if given the choice they would rather face the wrath of "crazy" Kim Jong Un than the power of a typhoon, as they count down towards a threatened North Korean missile attack. As Pyongyang's deadline drew closer, the archbishop of the predominately....

Suben a 24 los muertos por el terremoto de 7 grados en el centro de China

Sat, 12 Aug 2017 11:00:00 +0200diariodenavarra (es)

El número de muertos por el , provincia de Sichuan , en el centro del país, aumentó este sábado a 24, al hallarse cuatro nuevos cadáveres , informó la agencia oficial Xinhua. Las autoridades indicaron que hay cinco desaparecidos tras el seísmo, que causó 493 heridos de los que 45 siguen en estado grave.

Kim Jong Un 'crazy as typhoons' but not as scary, say Guam residents

Sat, 12 Aug 2017 10:59:00 +0200afp-english (en)

"To be honest, I'm more worried about the projectiles from the typhoons when we get strong winds than whatever projectiles Kim Jong Un says he will launch on Guam," Janice Furukawa, a 58-year-old mother, said as she prepared her typhoon emergency kit at her home in the western village of Piti.

Before and after Jiuzhaigou's 7.0-magnitude earthquake

Sat, 12 Aug 2017 10:42:00 +0200ecns (en)

Aircraft fly over the area stricken by last Tuesday's earthquake, giving relief workers vital precise aerial reconnaissance of the Jiuzhaigou Valley Scenic and Historic Interest Area nature reserve and national park in southwest China 's Sichuan Province, 10th, August. (Photo/ scol.

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