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“Natural Hazards”

Jul 22, 2015 07:00 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
A small quake in San Francisco on Tuesday reminds that a much more damaging quake is due any day now.
Jun 26, 2015 07:00 AM ET // Renee Morad
Big simulators are playing a major role in the rapid development of research and technology that saves lives.
Jun 16, 2015 07:00 AM ET // Discovery News
Sand dunes are mysterious and beautiful. Find out how they work and what they hide.
May 29, 2015 10:03 AM ET // AFP
Climbers who couldn't use their $11,000 climbing permits this year because of the Nepal earthquake might be able to use them in 2016.
Apr 30, 2015 10:46 AM ET // AFP
The 15-year-old came across a jar of clarified butter that sustained him until rescuers found him
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.
Mar 29, 2015 09:15 PM ET
A 7.5-magnitude earthquake struck off the coast of Papua New Guinea Monday, sending startled residents fleeing from their homes, but a tsunami threat passed with no immediate reports of major damage.
Nov 17, 2014 03:00 PM ET // Paul Heltzel
Small, slow-moving shifts in the Earth's offshore plates may accurately provide a heads up to major earthquakes and tsunamis.
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