Floodwaters inundating South Carolina after unprecedented rainfall have resulted in nine deaths, more than 500 road and bridge closures and hundreds of rescues of people trapped in homes and cars by the rising water, officials said on 5 October.
Oct 6, 2015
Science & Health
Typhoon Mujigae, the 22nd typhoon of the year, has wreaked havoc on south China, killing at least four people in Guangdong Province. The typhoon, bringing gales and downpours, made landfall in the coastal city of Zhanjiang in Guangdong Province at 2.00pm on 4 October, packing winds of up to 111mph.
Oct 5, 2015
New photos show Plutos moon covered in mountains and canyons
Oct 2, 2015
Professor Stephen Hawking issues alien warning; says superior ETs could 'conquer and colonise' Earth
Bank of England Governor Mark Carney said on 29 September that climate change threatens global financial stability and prosperity.
Sep 30, 2015
British archaeologist Nicholas Reeves visited Luxors Valley of the Kings on 29 September in an attempt to prove his theory that Queen Nefertitis tomb is located on the site. Reeves, an Egyptologist, published a paper earlier this year claiming the queens tomb is actually hidden behind the tomb of Tutankhamun, who died in about 1322 BC at age 18.
Sep 30, 2015
Waters north of New Zealand are set to become one of the worlds largest ocean sanctuaries, covering an area roughly the size of France, with a full ban on fishing and mining, New Zealands Prime Minister John Key said at the United Nations on 28 September.
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Mars has significant resources to support travel to the Red Planet, Nasa scientists said at a news conference to discuss new evidence that briny water may flow on the surface of the planet.
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