Following August's catastrophic fires in Greece, scientists are warning of floods in the affected areas that could bring more devastation if a "medicane" hits. A medicane is a tropical-like cyclone originating in the Mediterranean. The weather phenomenon devasted parts of...
After the onset of forest fires, many pray for rain to come, hoping it will extinguish the flames.
Natural disasters, including deadly heatwaves, wildfires, and flash floods are becoming more common than ever.
A recent scientific study found that changes to the moon's orbit would result in more frequent flooding incidents of coastal areas in the US.
The weather front that caused the latest European floods is moving slowly towards the southeast of Europe.
A total of 118 people have now been declared dead in the floods that have ravaged Germany, the Netherlands and Belgium this week.
A firefighter was killed on Monday in the region of Evros in northeastern Greece during an operation to rescue dozens of children that were trapped in a school flooded by torrential rains. The incident occurred as the fire service was...
The ancient workshops excavated in the Malia palace complex, in northeast Crete, have been flooded after heavy rain in the area this week, the Culture Ministry said on Wednesday, with underground pipes unable to channel water away from a...
A woman survived by hanging on to an electric power pole in Crete on Wednesday as rushing water swept away her car following torrential rains. The dramatic video was captured near the town of Kartero, in the region of Heraklion,...
Greek authorities used helicopters on Tuesday to evacuate six residents of a village near Karditsa, Thessaly, who had been stranded by the floods caused by the rare "Medicane" storm which hit the country over the weekend. The village of Oxia...