"We, the people of the world, have got to own this new technology, so that the profits and rewards come broadly to people, rather than go to a few billionaires."
Prof. Richard Freeman, Harvard economics professor
"We, here on the continent, haven’t had a change of heart. Our hearts are still open to you"
European Council President
"There is no alternative for us other than to fight back. This is the biggest challenge for my generation"
Greek university student
""The main thing is we got him back on board, he is safe. But I think it just showed everyone how hard it is to actually see the guy in the water, even on a sunny day, 18 knots and sunshine, you know you wouldn't want to be doing it in 20 knots in the dark. I don't think you would find him you know.""
Skipper, Team Hun Sung Hai/Scallywag
"These are really important social issues that affect all of us all over in our communities. And we can't just leave this up to governments to solve these problems"
"‘Aussie flu’ is actually a bit of a misnomer. It is a strain that we have seen in previous seasons in the UK, in fact we saw it circulating last season. Hospital admissions have increased due to a combination of influenza A and B and no strain is currently dominating."
Professor Paul Cosford
Medical Director, Public Health England
""Oh it's a huge part! It's really exciting singing this and it's super challenging, to act and to sing. So for me it's really special to do it, really.""
"The poles amplify all the phenomena we see everywhere else on the globe"
An impressive video from Dan Yorgason shows a tornado in a worker’s camp near Watford City, North Dakota
This is the amateur footage from two men who had a narrow escape when a tornado ripped through their caravan park.
The twister, which struck in
A whole roof lies in the street, ripped away from the rest of the building and now lying alongside the church it was designed to protect.
Powerful tornadoes have once again sliced through the southern United States.
Fatalities have been reported in Alabama, Mississippi and
The death toll from powerful storms sweeping across south-central America is rising.
At least 18 people have been killed as tornados wiped out
At least 12 people have been killed in a series of tornadoes in the south-central United States.. Rescue workers searched through the night among the
The US could reduce the devastating impact of tornados if it built three giant barriers, it’s been claimed.
Professor Rongjia Tao says a trio of
New security camera footage shows how hard one of the November 17 Midwest tornadoes hit the area. This video shows the extent of the damage caused at
High winds in northern California kicked up a dust devil on Tuesday. The whirlwind of sand starting off small and then quickly picking up speed –
Three storm chasers were among 13 people killed by tornadoes that rampaged through central Oklahoma on Friday, underscoring the high risk of tracking
US President Barack Obama described the destruction caused by last week’s tornado in Oklahoma as ‘hard to comprehend’.
He made the remarks while
The residents of Moore got a chance to see up close, what was left of their houses, after Monday’s tornado killed at least 24 people and destroyed
The town of Moore was hit the hardest on Monday when multiple tornadoes ripped through Oklahoma, flattening entire neighbourhoods and killing at
President Obama has tried to reassure the people of Moore in Oklahoma that the United States will stand by them with help on the ground “for as long
The Storm Prediction Centre warned the town of Moore to get ready, but video of the destruction shows how helpless we are in the path of a tornado’s
In the hours after the tornado struck, survivors began to describe what had happened to them – among them some of the children at the Plaza Towers
Emergency workers are searching for survivors in the US town of Moore, Oklahoma State, after a deadly tornado hit on May 20.
President Barack Obama has extended his sympathy to the people of Oklahoma, in particular the suburb of Moore which was devastated by Monday’s
Volunteers and first responders raced to search the debris for survivors of a tornado which roared through the Oklahoma City suburbs on Monday
Flattened homes and fences, trees and debris scattered across yards, that is what remains of North Texas. 20,000 homes and businesses are thought to