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| | href="178697.story"> A Global Problem: China's Pollution
If China's air pollution seems like a problem just for that country, think again. The stuff spewing out there has been detected in the United States.
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| | href="178186.story"> Britain: Great New Wine Region?
The global warming could be disastrous for people around the world, causing flooding on the coasts, drought in farming regions and avalanches. But some parts of Europe may actually benefit. See what Oxford University has to say about the climate change and wine production.
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| | href="177722.story"> Alaska's Big Ice Melt
Scientists sample and study Alaska's glaciers for evidnce of global warming trends. Climate experts now see glaciers melting faster, and suddenly there's a race against time. And, find out more from the National Ice Center Lab.
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| | href="177055.story"> Africa's Battle With Nature
The people of Africa face unique challenges and threats from an unbeatable foe: nature. War and politics contribute to the misery of sub-Saharan Africa but the principal demon is weather. See our photo essay on the Mozambique floods.
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| | href="176684.story"> Flood Warning
Here are the facts on floods and other weather dangers in the United States, and a look at what the government is or isn't doing to get ready. And, click to the National Climatic Data Center.
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| | href="177763.story"> City Twisters Beat The Odds
Big cities are small targets when compared to the open prairies tornadoes usually roam. Experts sort fact from fiction abou urban tornadoes. See our interactive feature about tornado history and some recent photos.
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