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How climate change triggers earthquakes, tsunamis and volcanoes

Global warming may not only be causing more destructive hurricanes, it could also be shaking the ground beneath our feet<p>Devastating hurricane? More than 1,000 lives lost? It must be climate change! Almost inevitably, Hurricane Matthew’s recent rampage across the Caribbean and south-eastern US has …

Climate Change

Hurricane Sandy-level flooding is rising so sharply that it could become normal

Findings of research into hurricanes, the spread of wildfires and the early arrival of spring show an America that is already in the grip of climate change<p>The frequency of floods of the magnitude of Hurricane Sandy, which devastated parts of New York City in 2012, is rising so sharply that they …

Judge to rule on NHS funding for 'game-changing' HIV treatment

Court to decide on whether NHS should fund antiretroviral drug shown to reduce risk of infection by more than 90%<p>A high court judge is to rule on whether a preventive treatment for HIV that charities say is a “game changer” should be funded by the NHS.<p>Mr Justice Green, sitting in London, has heard …

El Niño is a record breaker: Phenomenon has smashed 1997 record in past three months, scientists confirm

The present El Niño is the strongest ever recorded, scientists have confirmed.<p>The weather system, which is triggered by a warming sea surface in the …

Weather

Scotland set for weather chaos with first big snowfall of the year set to arrive

THE warning are coming as 50mph gales, rain and snow are expected to hit the country in the coming week.<p>RUSH-HOUR travel chaos is due in Scotland …

And now for the snow: Flood-hit towns across northern England turn white as Met Office warns of more misery to come over Christmas and into the New Year

Flood-hit Cumbria and other parts of the north saw two inches of snow today amid warnings that the dangerous weather which has devastated northern …

Weather

Video

Top Stories<p>The Latest News from the UK and Around the World | Sky News<p>Customs bill passes despite Remainer backlash<p>The PM sided with her party's …