Reims floods for the 3rd time in 3 weeks
Within a few minutes, so much rain falls that streets, shops and residential buildings are once again under water.
Record temperature of 48 degrees Celsius ground temperature in the Arctic Circle of Siberia
During the heat wave with many forest fires in Siberia, the record value of 48 degrees ground temperature was reached in Siberia.
Was hat der Jetstream mit dem Wetter zu tun?
Welchen Einfluss hat die globale Erwärmung auf den Jetstream?
Last change: Isolde Moussot 20.06.2021
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Thunderstorms with heavy rain in Germany, France and Belgium
There were tornadoes in Belgium and France
In Belgium, 17 people were injured because of a tornado. In St. Nicolas de Bourgueil, a tornado ripped the bell off the church tower.
Drought in Brazil
Is it a new drought or a continuation of the drought since 2012?
With the deforestation of the Amazon rainforest, an important source of moisture for Brazil is being lost.
Over 50 degrees Celsius and water emergency in the USA
In Death Vally it was even 54 degrees. In Arizona, 47 degrees were measured. That is a new heat record. The entire western USA is affected by the extreme heat.
Heatwave and drought in the USA
Temperatures of 50 degrees are also forecast for parts of the USA for the next few days. In addition, the western USA is suffering from extreme drought.
Huge spider webs of millions of spiders fleeing the tide
Previously, large parts of Vitoria were flooded. Within 24 hours, there was 300 mm of heavy rain on 10.6.2021. Hundreds of thousands of inhabitants were affected. And animals like spiders also had to flee.
State of alert in the Arctic!
The Arctic is on the verge of a tipping point!
The ice extent measured by the researchers of the Polar Star Expedition is only half as large in summer as it was 130 years ago. The thickness of the ice has decreased by more than half. The ice retreats earlier in spring than ever before.
Floods in Victoria, Australia
Storm and heavy rain of 300 mm within 24 hours in Victoria. Hundreds of thousands are affected.
Thunderstorms with heavy rain still raging in Germany
In many parts of Germany, towns were flooded and cars washed away. In Thuringia, water even came out of toilets and sinks.
A new type of wind turbine called Windcatcher
works with many small rotors instead of one big one. The company from Norway says it is cheaper and generates electricity more efficiently than large rotors.