Wildfire burn scars worsen Colorado flooding
September 12, 2013, 12:32 p.m. by Douglas Main, LiveScience
A lack of plants and undergrowth -- burned away by fires -- allows rain to run off the ground as if it were a sheet of metal.
London's largest and lushest living wall attracts critters, prevents flooding
September 4, 2013, 4:31 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Across town from the sizzling death rays generated by London's newest glass skyscraper, a luxury hotel in Victoria unveils a verdant vertical garden designed to combat urban flooding, clean the air and promote biodiversity.
Coastal flooding damage: $1 trillion a year by 2050
August 18, 2013, 6:29 p.m. by Tia Ghose, Livescience
New York, New Orleans and Miami are at particularly high risk of flood damage, according to a recent study.
Adventurrito: Win free Chipotle burritos for 20 years
July 16, 2013, 2:11 p.m. by Melissa Hincha-Ownby
If you're a puzzle fanatic and a fan of Chipotle burritos, Adventurrito is the game for you.
What are the most costly natural disasters? [Infographic]
July 15, 2013, 2:24 p.m.
Being prepared for the worst can help save you and your home or business serious money.
Why Toronto was drenched by record rainfall
July 9, 2013, 3:28 p.m. by Denise Chow, LiveScience
Heavy rain was generated by two separate storms that collided over the Greater Toronto area and resulted in the urban flooding.
Zoo animals rescued from flooding in Germany
June 7, 2013, 9:56 a.m.
Video: Animals were carried to safety at a zoo in Germany as floodwaters rose.
Hurricane Sandy caused 11 billion gallons of sewage overflows
April 30, 2013, 12:56 p.m. by John Platt
A new report from Climate Central finds that most of the overflow was caused by coastal flooding, which was made worse by rising sea levels.
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