Zika outbreak: Where is the virus spreading?

The World Health Organisation has declared a global emergency in response to the spread of Zika

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but which countries are currently affected by the virus?   Zika outbreak: Where is the virus spreading?

January 2016 hottest since records began: US agency

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Climate change fears fueled after ninth consecutive month breaks global monthly temperature record  January 2016 hottest since records began: US agency

Zika virus: Colombian doctors report hike in rare nerve disorder cases

Amid mounting global concerns over the Zika virus,

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Colombian doctors say they are seeing a hike in cases of a rare disorder,   Zika virus: Colombian doctors report hike in rare nerve disorder cases

More than 5,000 pregnant women in Colombia have Zika virus: government

More than 5,000 pregnant Colombian women are infected with the mosquito-borne Zika virus,

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the country’s national health institute said on Saturday, as the disease continues its rapid spread across the Americas. More than 5,000 pregnant women in Colombia have Zika virus: government

Record number of shark attacks in 2015

When sharks are attacking people in record numbers,

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as happened this past year, it makes sense to blame the sharks…. Record number of shark attacks in 2015

6.4-Magnitude Earthquake Hits Taiwan: Buildings Collapse, Hundreds Feared Dead or Injured

A 6.4 magnitude struck southern Taiwan in the early hours of Saturday morning, the US Geological Survey (USGS) said.

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24:7: “For nation shall rise against nation, and kingdom against kingdom: and there shall be famines, and pestilences, and earthquakes, in divers places.”   6.4-Magnitude Earthquake Hits Taiwan: Buildings Collapse, Hundreds Feared Dead or Injured

Photographs capture rare ‘fire rainbow’ as sun sets over Britain

 

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The phenomenon, known as cloud iridescence, has been dubbed a ‘fire rainbow’

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because of the spectrum of hues it throws out across the sky. Photographs capture rare ‘fire rainbow’ as sun sets over Britain