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Insurers paid out $50bn for natural disaster claims in 2016

‘I put myself in standby mode’: what makes a survivor? Standing in a cold cell in a former East German secret police prison, Gilbert Furian explains how he approached his … Continue reading

12/01/2017 · Leave a comment

Why we should not demonize residents who refuse to evacuate during hurricanes

Lifting houses to escape Chennai floods If you cannot beat the flood, rise above it. This has become the mantra for some of the families with houses in the low-lying … Continue reading

10/11/2016 · Leave a comment

How Louisiana Turned Disaster Into Dollars

How Louisiana Turned Disaster Into Dollars As Hurricane Matthew spun toward Florida and the Carolinas this month, people in the storm’s path boarded up, evacuated, and waited for disaster to … Continue reading

02/11/2016 · Leave a comment

A Humanitarian Crisis in Haiti After Hurricane Matthew

A Humanitarian Crisis in Haiti After Hurricane Matthew Hurricane Matthew killed more than 500 people in Haiti when it struck two weeks ago, leaving more than 175,000 without homes, and … Continue reading

30/10/2016 · Leave a comment

“Climate Change Did It!” Is a Convenient Excuse

The stark reality of covering Hurricane Matthew in Haiti The Haitian city of Jeremie was completely destroyed. With a bird’s eye view from inside a plane, I could see that … Continue reading

25/10/2016 · Leave a comment

Hurricane Matthew: Why is Haiti so badly hit by natural disasters?

Hurricane Matthew: Why is Haiti so badly hit by natural disasters? Hundreds of people have died in the Caribbean country of Haiti after it was hit by Hurricane Matthew earlier … Continue reading

13/10/2016 · Leave a comment

NASA Is Flying A Huge Drone Over Hurricane Matthew

Looming megadroughts in western US would make current drought look minor The harsh drought currently gripping California may appear trivial in the future as new research shows that the south-west … Continue reading

10/10/2016 · Leave a comment

Hurricane Matthew Completing An Eyewall Replacement Cycle. What Is That?

Hurricane Matthew Completing An Eyewall Replacement Cycle. What Is That? Hurricane Matthew is poised to affect parts of Florida that have never experienced a landfalling Category 4 or 5 storm. … Continue reading

09/10/2016 · Leave a comment

Hurricanes will worsen as planet warms and sea levels rise, scientists warn

Hurricane Matthew Is Florida’s Worst-Case Scenario Hurricane Matthew is heading straight for Florida, but the storm has already made its place in the history books.  Since weather records began in 1851, … Continue reading

08/10/2016 · Leave a comment

Wellington forges ahead with resilience plan

Skull image of Hurricane Matthew spooks the Internet Hurricane Matthew is a monster storm. Now it has a monster image to match.  A sinister image of Hurricane Matthew, resembling a … Continue reading

07/10/2016 · Leave a comment

This Video of Hurricane Matthew From Space Is Absolutely Terrifying

This Video of Hurricane Matthew From Space Is Absolutely Terrifying Hurricane Matthew is the most powerful Atlantic tropical storm in almost a decade, according to NBC News—and, as you’d expect, … Continue reading

06/10/2016 · Leave a comment

Hurricane Matthew… Is Truly Catastrophic

‘The Situation … Is Truly Catastrophic’; Hurricane Matthew Slams Into Haiti Hurricane Matthew crashed into southwestern Haiti as a Category 4 storm Tuesday morning, dumping rain and scouring the land … Continue reading

05/10/2016 · Leave a comment

In adventure island, small businesses prepare for disaster

England women train on Jamaica beach ahead of Hurricane Matthew England’s women were forced to train on the beach ahead of their one-day international series in Jamaica because of the … Continue reading

05/10/2016 · Leave a comment

California’s Chances of Having a Major Earthquake Next Week Just Went Up

California’s Chances of Having a Major Earthquake Next Week Just Went Up A cluster of more than 200 small earthquakes beneath the Salton Sea in Southern California earlier this week … Continue reading

02/10/2016 · Leave a comment

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