Paris is suffering one of its worst flooding with the River Seine rising to the level of bridges. Amid flood, The Louvre and other landmarks are forced to evacuate.
When too much rain drowns an area, dams and watersheds are at risk of overflowing. This poses serious threats to local areas. Researchers suggest ways that land use developers can mitigate flooding damages by using something as simple as porous concrete.
Massive floods in the Mississippi River valley may have wiped out an ancient civilization, according to a new study.
Scientists have re-engineered certain cereal crops so that they can better brace for flooding in world where extreme weather is becoming the new norm.