After the Storm Europe Cleans Up

A day after "Kyrill" battered Europe with hurricane-force winds, the continent is struggling to get back to normal. With oil spills, ships threatening to sink, computer viruses and damage estimates in the billions, that may take awhile.

Europe's Most Expensive Storms since 1980

This data stems from the Geo-Risk Research Department of Munich Re, the world's second largest reinsurance company. These figures have not been adjusted for inflation -- they are the original figures given at the time the storms caused the damage.