Science & Health
A time-lapse using Google Street View images shows the reconstruction efforts since the natural disaster.
Mar 11, 2016
2011 Japan earthquake and tsunami: Time-lapse aerial footage shows rebuilding efforts five years on from disaster
The volcano has erupted causing a 2km radius evacuation zone to be put in place.
Feb 5, 2016
Japan: Sakurajima volcano erupts 30 miles from Sendai nuclear plant spewing lava and ash 2km into sky
Continued threats from climate change and nuclear arsenals prompted the scientists who maintain the Doomsday Clock, a symbolic countdown to global catastrophe, to keep the clock at three minutes to midnight.
Jan 27, 2016
Mexicos Popocatepetl volcano erupted on 24 and 25 January, belching ash and smoke across red-tinted skies. A huge column of water vapour could be seen rising above the volcanos crater.
Jan 26, 2016
Nasa animation shows disturbing rise in temperatures to record 2015 high
Jan 22, 2016
Mexicos Colima or Fire Volcano spewed a large column of gas and ash some 2,500m high into a blue sky on 19 January. According to officials, the latest eruption took place at 8.30am local time. The morning explosion was preceded by an eruption of incandescent rock at the volcanos mouth at 11pm local time on 18 January.
Jan 20, 2016
China may have found itself once again in the news for the choking smog which blanketed many of its cities over the past month, but pollution in the worlds number two economy actually eased in 2015, data compiled by Greenpeace shows. The data, which covers 367 cities, showed average PM2.5 levels dropping by 10 percent in 2015 compared with the previous year. However, even with the improvement, 80 percent of the cities in the survey still failed to meet national air quality standards.
Jan 20, 2016
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