Climate change and mismanagement are fueling wildfires from Brazil to the US West Coast

Climate change and mismanagement are fueling wildfires from Brazil to the US West Coast

The West Coast of the United States is still deep in the throes of an epic wildfire season, with California officials warning that the record area of 3.1 million acres burned in the state so far this year is likely to keep growing. “With no…

Monster 'Jaws-sized' shark spotted swimming off coast by terrified beachgoers

Monster 'Jaws-sized' shark spotted swimming off coast by terrified beachgoers

A monster shark as big as the robotic monster fish used in the classic film Jaws has been spotted off the coast of Australia. A member of the public noticed the sharp-toothed beast swimming approximately 20m away from the shore at Secret Harbour in Perth,…

Gold Coast shark attack victim named after beachcam captured fatal moment

Gold Coast shark attack victim named after beachcam captured fatal moment

A beachcam video shows the terrifying moment when a surfer was fatally attacked by a shark that left tooth and jaw marks on his board. Nick Slater, 46, was dragged to shore by other surfers after the harrowing incident at Greenmount Beach, in Coolangatta, Queensland,…

Hundreds of migrants on Banksy boat rescued after overcrowding off Libya coast

Hundreds of migrants on Banksy boat rescued after overcrowding off Libya coast

Hundreds of migrants stranded on a rescue boat funded by artist Banksy were transferred to safety on another ship. The Louise Michel was unable to move after picking up 219 migrants off the Libyan coast since Thursday. It had been stranded off Malta for around…

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