With an increase in danger from natural disasters over the last decade - and indications that this will only get worse - a team of developers have created an app that gathers huge amounts of data in emergency situations.
Heavy rains in La Paz caused the collapse of a road in the mountainous city on Thursday (April 04), leaving residential homes literally on a cliff edge
The death toll from a building collapse in Xiangning County of Linfen City in north China's Shanxi Province that occurred due to a landslide climbed to 15 on Tuesday.
In this edition of Global Japan, we look at how Japanese scientists are working with their local colleagues in Bhutan so that traditional buildings in the Himalayan kingdom can better withstand earthquakes.
A powerful tornado that ripped through the Cuban capital of Havana on Sunday night has left three people dead and 172 injured.
The 21-year-old, Anthonius Gunawan Agung, waited until an airplane was airborne before leaving the crumbling tower.
The fourth-warmest August on record produced more than just heat, with drought and floods damaging crops and taking lives around the world.
Rescue workers excavating a mosque flattened by an earthquake on the Indonesian island of Lombok carried a body from the wreckage on Tuesday.
Roads remain damaged in Hiroshima on Monday while the search and rescue effort continues for those still missing, following the heavy rainfall that hammered southern Japan for the third day straight.
Euronews speaks to a rescuer who witnessed the eruption of the Volcan de Fuego in Guatemala
At least eight dead from flooding and landslides
Felled trees, stripped roofs and power cuts have been reported in parts of northern Alabama.
A strong tornado hit the suburbs of the southern Italian city of Caserta on Monday night, local media reported.
The Red Cross says at least 67 people died and another 160,000 are affected.
Floods are the most damaging natural disasters in the world and their frequency has increased sharply.
The worst flood to hit the U.S. State of Indiana in the last 20 years has devastated the 200-year-old town of Utica in the southern portion of the state.
Maths has never been a cup of tea for most people. Whether it's fractions, algebra, geometry, or even basic math, every student has falters in one of those areas.
Hurricanes, deadly floods, drought and wildfires across the world as global temperatures hit new highs
Coastal community sees at least 15 die and two dozen remain missing after freak rains destabilise drought and fire-parched hills and send thousands of tons of mud and water rushing into populated areas.
At least 13 people have been killed.
At 16 billion dollars of damage the year of drought, floods, hurricanes and fires has meant the last 12 months are the worst on record in the USA.
Struck by terrorist attacks and natural catastrophes around the world, 2017 also saw major political change.
City of Santa Barbara now threatened by winds whipping inferno towards coast as fire-plagued 2017 approaches a record year's end.
Early reports indicate no Tsunami in 6.5 magnitude tremor.
The city of Berezniki, in Russia's Ural mountains, is slowly disappearing into the ground.
Hundreds of houses have been destroyed, whilst 127,000 households are without power, after floods which have paralysed the country.