The August 2017 Bangladesh floods

Farmers in Bangladesh, Photo by fardouse lomat jahan rumpa on Unsplash

In August 2017 Bangladesh faced one of its worst river flooding events in recent history. Scientists performed an attribution of this precipitation-induced flooding to anthropogenic climate change from a combined meteorological and hydrological perspective.

Super Typhoon Mangkhut heading for the Philippines


Super Typhoon Mangkhut is expected to make landfall early on Saturday on Luzon island in the Philippines, threatening millions of people, including by direct storm damage, flooding, landslides and storm surges. Alerts have also been issued across east and southeast Asia.