Filipino-American geologist and environmental scientist Kelvin Rodolfo believes there should be a Filipino term for “storm surge."
Newly released video filmed by an aid worker as typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan) ripped through the Philippines last Friday (November 8) shows the tsunami like power of its storm surge.
Warsaw – Filipino farmers are highly vulnerable to climate change. Year in, year out, they see their crops mowed down by strong winds from storms that come during harvest season. Lack of irrigation infrastructure also makes them vulnerable to droughts.
TACLOBAN, Philippines - Minutes before a tsunami-like storm surge slammed into the Philippine coastal city of Tacloban, a tall man in a motorcycle helmet strode along the shore through ferocious typhoon winds.
TALLINN - UN leader Ban Ki-moon said Saturday a super typhoon that killed thousands in the Philippines was an example of climate change and should serve as a warning to mankind.