A Dusseldorf-based network has linked more than 800 low-priced lightning detectors around the globe.
An interactive map shows the predicted high temperatures in 1,001 U.S. cities and towns.
It's like they're occupied by cigar-sucking giants.
Rising sea levels have kicked up flood days by as much as 900 percent along parts of the East Coast.
Industrial pollution reached the South Pole long before the first explorers arrived there in 1911.
The warmer conditions cities create make plant-eating pests thrive.
There are 1.8 million people in Gaza. What would that look like in your city?
On this day in 2010, a town in South Dakota was visited by a two-pound ice monster from the sky.
Where in the world is it unbearably hot right now?
Close your mouth while looking at these photos, or a bug might fly in.
Pigeon breeding has a long and rich history in the region, dating back 4,000 years.
Despite what skeptics claim, the earth is on track for even hotter days ahead.
Some swim around the turbines in a grid fashion, probably hunting for prey.
Artists transform a highway ramp that over the years has welcomed skateboarders, divers, hermits, and marriage-seekers.
And they're underreported by as much as 10 times, according to new research.
These old coal stacks hit the ground with a deeply enjoyable whumpf.
Rain that will likely never arrive, that is.
It surely wouldn't work, but this plan to address Brazil's housing crisis is a good example of dreaming big.
A sad tale of extremely poor transportation planning.