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Tag Archives: Flooding

Remembering Hurricane Camille 50 years later

Weatherwatch: rain of ‘biblical proportions’ may not be hyperbole Biblical proportions” is an expression that headline writers use when trying to describe unprecedented rainfall or flooding. And “Biblical rain” was … Continue reading

21/08/2019 · Leave a comment

The waters are rising, the floods are coming. What are we doing to save ourselves?

This is how our changing climate could increase the risk we face from hurricanes When tropical cyclone Idai made landfall near Beira, Mozambique on March 14, a spokesperson for the … Continue reading

03/04/2019 · Leave a comment

Hack Brief: FEMA Leaked the Data of 2.3 Million Disaster Survivors

Your insurance premium is about to rise like the sea levels Climate change means disasters are becoming the norm. In New York, Superstorm Sandy racked up an estimated $50 billion … Continue reading

25/03/2019 · Leave a comment

Top 10 worst floods in Australia

North Queensland flood crisis worsens North Queensland residents remain on high alert as officials fear a catastrophic flood disaster with more record-breaking downpours on the way. The Bureau of Meteorology … Continue reading

03/02/2019 · Leave a comment

Why Flooded Roads Are More Dangerous Than They May Appear

  Here are the answers to your questions about hurricanes With three major storms in the Atlantic following on the heels of Harvey, all eyes are on hurricanes. From storm … Continue reading

14/09/2017 · Leave a comment

Death toll rises in West Virginia floods

Death toll rises in West Virginia floods At least 24 have been reported dead after heavy rainfall led to massive flooding, mudslides and landslides in the US state of West … Continue reading

27/06/2016 · Leave a comment

Seismic Strain: land around San Andreas fault is rising and sinking.

The Netherlands Voted A Garage Its Best Building Of The Year—Here’s Why. The Netherlands is one of the most endangered country in the world when it comes to sea level … Continue reading

25/06/2016 · Leave a comment

World Resilience NEWS

Asia flooding: Hundreds dead, 1 million displaced as monsoon rains hit Myanmar, India, Pakistan Monsoon rains have claimed the lives of hundreds of people across Asia as rescue workers scrambled … Continue reading

05/08/2015 · Leave a comment

World Resilience NEWS

The Pacific NW Earthquake Article From The New Yorker Is Terrifying Two days ago, Kathryn Schulz of The New Yorker published a long form article about the likelihood of a … Continue reading

17/07/2015 · 1 Comment

World Resilience NEWS

Nature’s Aftermath: The zoo animals of the Tbilisi flood As clean up continued in the capital city of Tbilisi, Georgia from severe flooding that killed 12 people, attention shifted to … Continue reading

16/06/2015 · Leave a comment

World Resilience NEWS

 FEMA reviewing Sandy flood claims Federal Emergency Management Agency officials say they are reviewing flood insurance claims of Superstorm Sandy victims. FEMA said Friday the agency is mailing letters to … Continue reading

03/06/2015 · Leave a comment

Resilience NEWS

Aboriginal legends an untapped record of natural history written in the stars Aboriginal legends could offer a vast untapped record of natural history, including meteorite strikes, stretching back thousands of … Continue reading

06/03/2015 · Leave a comment