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M4.4 Quake Strikes near Medford, Oklahoma

More earthquakes strike Oklahoma

The largest of five earthquake to strike Oklahoma, and the Kansas border area, in a 12-hour period to 09:20:43 UTC today, measured 4.4Mw. 68 more words

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Los Angeles Orders Costly Quake Retrofit For Over 13,000 Buildings

LOS ANGELES (CBS/AP) — Thousands of older wood and concrete apartment buildings that would be vulnerable to collapse in a major earthquake would get costly upgrades under sweeping retrofitting rules passed Friday by the Los Angeles City Council. 281 more words


Los Angeles Acts to Protect Older Buildings from Earthquakes

The Los Angeles City Council unanimously adopted tough new regulations that will require the owners of thousands of buildings to implement mandatory structural upgrades to protect the city for future earthquakes. 118 more words

Four years after nuclear incident, chilling Fukushima photos show healing is still not complete

In 2008, Polish photographer Arkadiusz Podniesinski travelled to Chernobl for the first time to document the aftermath of the Ukranian nuclear disaster. He would return multiple times, filming two documentaies in the process. 661 more words


8 October 2015

thinking about earthquakes and other disasters.

I’ll be away from studio and scanner for about 2 weeks. I’m taking limited drawing supplies with me and intend to find time to keep the drawing practice going while traveling. 11 more words

Nepal after the earthquake 

After hearing amazing stories about Nepal, it’s warm people and colourful cities, I was excited to incorporate it into my trip. When I booked my trip with STA Travel I was told that all of my flights were amendable with a multiplex pass, expect for the flight to Nepal. 1,401 more words