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Apr 26, 2015 07:50 AM ET // AFP
Terrified residents were jolted by a 6.7-magnitude aftershock that compounded one of the worst disasters to hit the impoverished Himalayan nation.
Apr 25, 2015 03:30 PM ET // AFP
Saturday's earthquake that hit Nepal has caused widespread devastation in the nation and across neighboring countries, killing over 1,200 people.
Mar 25, 2015 12:15 PM ET
Earlier this month, "monster" cyclone Pam battered the islands of Vanuatu for almost 24 hours.
Jan 5, 2015 01:43 PM ET // Discovery News
The young skiers were just getting their start with the U.S. Ski Team.
Dec 28, 2014 10:16 AM ET // AFP
The passenger jet, on its way to Singapore, was flying through rough weather when it went down.
Dec 10, 2014 06:38 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Los Angeles considers a solar-powered wireless communication system capable of withstanding the big one. Continue reading →
Oct 1, 2014 03:17 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
A prank message claiming that salt water can prevent or sure Ebola has sickened many and led to deaths. Continue reading →
Aug 26, 2014 07:00 AM ET // Eric Niiler
Both can cause widespread human and ecological devastation. But picking a winner in a destruction derby is a tough call.
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