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October 27 - Close Encounters Of The Worst Kind

Today’s factismal: Earth had at least 44 close encounters with an asteroid in this month alone!

It is, no fooling, a dangerous universe out there. There are… 398 more words


Nature's Creative Turmoil

Some days the complexities of the universe overwhelm me – like the power behind nature that overflows banks, uproots trees, and burns through forests. Too much. 410 more words


​How Traveling Vietnam Adjusted My Worldview

The travellers before me warned me, they did. They told me I wouldn’t return home the same person; that traveling Asia would change my worldview and open me up to a new way of thinking. 1,778 more words

Tornado Preparation

So we’ve learned how to help protect your home as best as possible from earthquakes and hurricanes, but what about tornadoes? Well fear not! If you live in the center of the US, the last two natural disasters may not effect you, but tornadoes may! 298 more words

Poverty and natural disasters

Over the last 20 years, 90% of all deaths due to natural disasters occurred in low and middle-income countries.

More information: https://www.weforum.org/agenda/2016/10/why-ending-poverty-is-key-to-reducing-deaths-from-disasters

Natural Disaster

Matthew Causes Trouble on the East Coast

Hurricane Matthew was a category 5 hurricane that recently hit the Caribbean and some southern states of the east coast. Matthew began on September 22, 2016 as a tropical wave just off the coast of Africa, which then developed into a tropical storm and eventually a hurricane on September 28th. 700 more words


unBRoken — calebraves

This picture was shot in front of my friend’s home on the day of the Flood that almost ended the race war going on in my hometown of Baton Rouge, Louisiana (or as I like to dub it, “Tragic City”)…It’s been a while but I still like this picture for two reasons. 75 more words