Latest Meteorological disasters Stories
After experiencing several years of severe weather, including extreme heat, droughts and tornadoes in unusual locations, it seems the public has finally come around to the idea of global warming.
The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) reports in their Special Report on Extremes (SREX) that poorer nations with high concentrations of populations are the most at risk in suffering in extreme weather disasters.
2010 has been an â€œexceptionalâ€ year for weather disasters with the highest number of weather-related events since records began being kept, German reinsurance company Munich Re said Thursday.
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