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Significant Quake Strikes Algerian Coast

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HEIGHTENED GLOBAL SEISMICITY
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M5.6 Quake Strikes Off the Coast of Algiers

Centered at 36.851°N, 3.161°E, the quake struck 15km (9mi) NE of the Algerian capital, Algiers, at a depth of about 10.0km (6.2mi), said USGS/EHP. 91 more words

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Deadly Gas Explosions In Taiwan Killed 25

Multiple gas explosions in the city of Kaohsiung, Taiwan at about midnight Thursday and early Friday , killed at least 25 people and injuring 267 others. 404 more words

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The Red Cross and the 1906 San Francisco Earthquake

August 8, 2014 marks the 150th anniversary of the founding of the International Red Cross. While Clara Barton worked tirelessly on behalf of the Union injured on Civil War battlefields, it was a Swiss citizen whose observations of an Italian battlefield motivated him to lead the efforts to establish the Red Cross. 474 more words

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Life is Fragile

There was a typhoon going on during my flight to Tokyo. My brother was very nervous about me going and called to ask me to reconsider. 175 more words

Observing Life + Cultures

Kizuna...student exchange to Japan

Actually, this is my son’s story when he has a chance to join a student exchange program in Japan for 10 days. The program named “Kizuna”.

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