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Project 365: Day 29 - Check mate, nature!

30th July 2014 – Christchurch, New Zealand

Beyond the construction sites, and the debris lying around,

Beyond the grey walls, which withstood a calamity,

Beyond the trams, and the still pace at which they moved,

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Me Tree Haiku

She was an old oak
Firmly rooted in beliefs
Then an earthquake struck


Breaking news: 6.3 earthquake strikes Mexican state of Veracruz, home to Mexico's nuclear power plant

The Yucatan Times reported today:

A strong magnitude 6.3 earthquake shook much of eastern Mexico on Tuesday July 29th, 2014, a few minutes before 6 in the morning, but there were no reports of damage or injury. 84 more words

Nuclear Power

Empowerment and Education Saves Lives: Tendenko in Kamaishi

The 11th March 2011 tsunami in Japan caused widespread devastation and human casualties. The losses as a result of the event will be felt through the generations. 661 more words

Disaster Survival

Pair Of Strong Earthquakes Strike Southern Mexico

VERACRUZ, Mexico (CBS/AP) – A strong earthquake shook Mexico’s Gulf Coast early Tuesday, just hours after another moderate tremor hit near the Guatemala border.

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Strong quake shakes Mexico's Gulf coast; no immediate reports of damage

VERACRUZ, Mexico – A strong earthquake shook much of eastern Mexico on Tuesday, but there were no reports of damage or injury.

The U.S. Geological Survey said the magnitude-6.3 quake was centred in the Gulf coast state of Veracruz, about 260 miles (418 kilometres) east-southeast of Mexico City. 125 more words


Strong Quake Strikes S. Mexico


M6.3 quake occurs near  Juan Rodriguez Clara, Mexico

Centered at 17.842°N, 95.524°W the quake struck at a depth of about 95.1km (59.1mi), said USGS/EHP. 142 more words