Sunday 10 February 2013 07:25
A blizzard packing hurricane-force winds hammered the northeastern United States yesterday, cutting power to 700,000 homes and businesses, shutting down travel and leaving at least nine people dead.
Monday 31 December 2012 11:15
The greater part of the country will experience cooler temperatures at the start of the New Year.
Sunday 28 October 2012 12:26
Weather forecasters worked to pinpoint the likely landfall of the monstrous Hurricane Sandy as it closed in on the United States East Coast today.
Sunday 8 July 2012 18:12
Residents flee to temporary shelters, with some blaming the government for failing to warn them of torrential rains that have killed at least 150 people.
Monday 25 June 2012 09:15
The freezing weather conditions in the country are set to continue and should only start to clear up by the weekend
Thursday 3 May 2012 14:38
Environmental Affairs Minister, Edna Molewa, says South Africa's new polar research vessel, SA Agulhas II will provide new insight into the role that oceans plays in regulating climate.
Friday 13 April 2012 15:22
Counting emperor penguins in their icy Antarctic habitat was not easy until researchers used new technology to map the birds from space.
Sunday 8 April 2012 08:53
The Pakistani military will today re-launch rescue efforts to find survivors after an avalanche engulfed an army camp high in the mountains of Kashmir, leaving up to 135 people feared dead.
Wednesday 15 February 2012 06:14
Officials in Madagascar say a cyclone that hit the Indian Ocean island left three people dead.
Tuesday 7 February 2012 17:00
Dozens more people have been killed across Europe, with the three-week death toll crossing 450 and the frosty spell expected to continue.
Monday 6 February 2012 06:42
The deadly cold snap that has gripped Europe for more than a week, has now claimed more than 300 lives.
Thursday 2 February 2012 06:21
A ferry is believed to have sunk in bad weather off Papua New Guinea with as many as 350 people on board.
Sunday 29 January 2012 17:34
Divers searching for bodies on the Costa Concordia suspended work today after heavy seas and strong winds caused the vessel to shift noticeably.
Wednesday 18 January 2012 14:41
The proposed amendment to the weather bill is simply stupid, says Gareth Morgan.