Seasonal Floods Has Affected Millions of People in Bangladesh and India

Flooding has affected four million people in northeastern Bangladesh, according to Dr. Enamur Rahman, the country’s State Minister for Disaster Management. With significant rain expected in the next 24 hours, the situation could quickly deteriorate. On Sunday, Rahman informed CNN that at least two people had died in Bangladesh due to floods. According to news … Read more

South Africa: Torrential Rain Causes Flash Floods and Landslides in KwaZulu-Natal Province

South Africa’s province of KwaZulu-Natal (KZN) has been battered by several days of torrential rain, causing massive flooding and mudslides. The record-breaking rainfall was caused by severe weather that struck the country after several months of relative calm. A number of residents took to social media to depict the horrific impact of the weather event, … Read more

The ants go rafting: invasive fire ants take to Australian flood waters to colonize new areas | Queensland

Invasive fire ants have used recent flooding in Queensland to expand their Australian invasion, teaming up and forming floating rafts with their bodies to allow them to survive for weeks at a time. Eradication officers in Queensland have captured photos of the dangerous ants forming the rafts in flood waters. It’s one of the most … Read more