This Day in History: The Central China Floods of 1931

The deadliest natural disaster ever recorded.

by Ned Kelly, 25 August 2022

Officials Hid Deaths During Zhengzhou's Floods

Last year's floods caused devastation throughout the province. Now a report investigating the city's reaction puts the blame on the door of government officials.

by Lars James Hamer, 24 January 2022

China's Worst Flooding in Decades Puts Pressure on Three Gorges Dam

Can it withstand the heavy floods this year?

by Dale Dolson, 29 July 2020

Over 300,000 People Affected by Torrential Rains in Guangxi

The heavy rainfall has damaged over 14,000 hectares of farmland and resulted in serious landslides that have damaged homes and roads.

by Matthew Bossons, 09 June 2020

Shanghai and Guangzhou at Risk of Disappearing Under Rising Sea Levels

A study published in Nature Communications​ has revealed that the rise of global sea levels due to climate change means the coastlines are three times more exposed than previously...

by That's Shanghai, 01 November 2019

At Least 3 Dead After Apocalyptic Flooding in Guangxi

Three people have died from lightning strikes in the region while an unknown number of people are still missing in floods.

by Ryan Gandolfo, 10 June 2019

Climate Catastrophe May Render Shanghai Uninhabitable by 2100

A new climate report offers a gloomy outlook for the next 80 years.

by Matthew Bossons, 23 May 2019

Deadly Flood Claims 11 Lives in Shenzhen

In total, three people died at Xiangmihu in Futian District, while eight workers died at two seperate sites in Luohu District.

by Bryan Grogan, 13 April 2019

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