Authorities began clearing roads and assessing damage on Friday after Cyclone Amphan barreled through coastal communities in eastern India and neighboring Bangladesh, killing more than 100 people and leaving millions displaced.... PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
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Floods and tears in Bangladesh a week after cyclone  PHYS.ORG · 1 week
Rezaul Islam wades through waist-high water, a sack of rice on his head salvaged from what remains of his home, a week after a cyclone savaged Bangladesh and eastern India. more
India evacuates 10,000 from homes, virus hospital ahead of cyclone  PHYS.ORG · 3 days
More than 10,000 people, including some coronavirus patients, were moved to safer locations Tuesday as India's west coast braced for a cyclone, the first such storm to threaten... more
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India and Bangladesh began a massive clean-up Thursday after the fiercest cyclone since 1999 killed at least 95 people, leaving a trail of destruction in its... more
NASA sees Tropical Storm Vongfong form and threaten the Philippines  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
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Cyclone toll hits 88 as Bangladesh and India start mopping up  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
India and Bangladesh began a massive clean-up Thursday after the fiercest cyclone since 1999 killed at least 88 people, leaving a trail of destruction in its... more
Cyclone batters India and Bangladesh coasts, millions flee  ABC NEWS · 2 weeks
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Bangladesh confirms 1st death of Rohingya from coronavirus  ABC NEWS · 3 days
Authorities in Bangladesh have confirmed the first death of a Rohingya refugee from the coronavirus, as infections rise in sprawling camps where more than 1 million Rohingya Muslims have been living since... more
Killing of rare river dolphins sparks poaching fears in Bangladesh lockdown  PHYS.ORG · 4 weeks
The gutted carcass of a freshwater dolphin has been found in a river sanctuary in Bangladesh, officials said Sunday, sparking fears fishermen are taking advantage of... more
The Latest: Ship carrying stranded Indian citizens returns  ABC NEWS · 4 weeks
An Indian navy warship carrying Indians stranded in the Maldives because of the coronavirus lockdown has docked at a port in Kochi, the capital of the southernmost state of Kerala more
Good night? Satellite data uncovers dolphins on the move at nighttime  PHYS.ORG · 3 days
More than 1,000 bottlenose dolphins live in the Indian River Lagoon year-round. This estuarine system along the southeast coast of Florida is a narrow and convoluted... more
Indian tigers find lockdown grrreat  PHYS.ORG · 4 weeks
With the humans of West Bengal under virus lockdown, tigers in the Sundarbans mangrove forest in the eastern Indian state are coming out to play, with park rangers Thursday reporting a jump in sightings of the big cats. more
Indian trains carry thousands of stranded workers home  ABC NEWS · 4 weeks
Thousands of jobless Indian migrant workers have arrived by train in their home state after the government eased a lockdown imposed on March 25 to fight the coronavirus pandemic more
Key mechanism of cytokine storm in Castleman disease  SCIENCE DAILY · 4 weeks
Researchers discover what is happening at the cellular level when Castleman patients experience a cytokine storm. more
More evacuations near Indian factory after fatal gas leak  ABC NEWS · 4 weeks
Indian authorities are evacuating more people from villages near a South Korean-owned chemical factory where a gas leak a day earlier killed 11 people and left about 1,000 struggling to... more
Why would a little storm in the distance shut down historic SpaceX launch?  LIVE SCIENCE · 6 days
Why should a little storm in the distance shut down a Falcon 9 launch? History, the tricky timing of matching orbits, and... more
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