Venice still sinking, say scientists

Despite a ban on artesian wells in the 1960s, Venice is still sinking - though at a far lower rate than before.

Major storms set to increase

So-called 'storms of the century' like last August's Hurricane Irene could become almost commonplace, thanks to climate change.

Intel pessimistic over hard disk drive shortage

The shortage of hard drives caused by the recent floods in Thailand is starting to hit other tech vendors hard.