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Disasters explained: volcanoes

More than half a billion people around the world live in the direct vicinity of volcanoes. Read more about different types of volcanoes and what happens when they erupt.

Disasters explained: Hurricanes & Typhoons

We spoke to Dr Adam Lea to find out everything you need to know about hurricanes and typhoons, how and where they form, and what are some of their deadly effects.

Disasters explained - floods

Floods are among the most common and devastating disasters. Read more about how they occur and what are some of its impacts.

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