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Emergency Lighting: The Importance of Illumination in Your Preps

By Daisy Luther – The Organic Prepper

How important is light?  Well, in the Bible, on the  first day, the very first thing God created was light. 1,328 more words


Superstorms: Are Natural Disasters Becoming Stronger?

In the new movie San Andreas (2015), Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson plays a rescue pilot during an earthquake that destroys San Francisco. Despite the fact that his acting in this movie was less convincing than his role as the humanoid-arachnid thing in the… 1,541 more words


Deadly flash floods in Pakistan damage roads and crops


Flash flooding caused by torrential monsoon rains has killed at least 28 in Pakistan and affected hundreds of thousands of people, according to aid agencies, with further downpours expected in the coming days. 86 more words


The Impact of Natural Disasters on International Trade

This post is inspired by a friend who regularly brings delicious snacks and other food from his trips to Japan.

International trade is one of the drivers that stimulates the development of countries. 229 more words


Risk of American 'Megadroughts' For Decades, NASA Warns

There is no precedent in contemporary weather records for the kinds of droughts the country’s West will face, if greenhouse gas emissions stay on course, … 175 more words

Natural Disaster

Wildfire at Glacier National Park Sends Campers Fleeing

(HELENA, Mont.) — A wildfire driven by gusting winds swept down Glacier National Park’s most popular roadway toward a small community at the park’s eastern entrance, sending visitors packing and residents scrambling to protect their homes and businesses. 541 more words

Helping people ravaged by disasters

People living in developing countries are more likely to be affected by natural disasters than developed countries.

The poor are the most physically, economically, socially and environmentally vulnerable to disasters. 176 more words

Disaster Preparedness