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Philippines One dead as hundreds flee false tsunami alert

Jul 23, 2014

Philippines One dead as hundreds flee false tsunami alert

A false tsunami alarm left one person dead and prompted hundreds of others to flee their homes in the Philippines, where natural disasters are frequent #World #NewsTracker #Tsunami #Natural Disaster #Philippines #False alert
After Ramassun chaos, China braces for typhoon Matmo

Jul 23, 2014

After Ramassun chaos, China braces for typhoon Matmo

China was bracing on Wednesday for the arrival of a second typhoon in as many weeks. #China #NewsTracker #Typhoon #Natural disasters #Typhoon Ramassun #Typhoon Matmo
Photos Philippine to China, typhoon Rammasun leaves a trail of destruction

Jul 21, 2014

Photos Philippine to China, typhoon Rammasun leaves a trail of destruction

Typhoon Rammasun has killed at least 18 people in China since making landfall on Friday afternoon, state media said on Saturday, after hitting parts of the Philippines and leaving 77 dead. #China #ImagesOfTheDay #Natural Disaster #Typhoon #Disaster #Philippine #Rammasun #Typhoon Rammasun
Typhoon Neoguri hits Japan's mainland, to reach Fukushima nuke plant soon

Jul 11, 2014

Typhoon Neoguri hits Japan's mainland, to reach Fukushima nuke plant soon

The typhoon is likely to reach areas near the tsunami-crippled Fukushima nuclear power plant by Friday morning. The site's operator said workers were bracing for the storm. #Japan #NewsTracker #Natural Disaster #Disaster #Fukushima Nuclear Plant #Heavy rains #Okinawa #Typhoon Neoguri #Japanese Meteorological Agency #Mainland Japan
Fierce thunderstorms leave 14 dead across Uttar Pradesh

May 31, 2014

Fierce thunderstorms leave 14 dead across Uttar Pradesh

At least 14 people were killed in fierce thunderstorms that struck different parts of Uttar Pradesh last night, officials said. #Uttar Pradesh #NewsTracker #Natural Disaster #Thunderstorms

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Mangroves have many uses, just not tsunami protection

Oct 02, 2011

Mangroves have many uses, just not tsunami protection

There are many views on the best way to protect coastlands against Tsunamis. Sand dunes might be the best answer. #ToTheContrary #Environment #Natural Disaster #Kudankulam #Coastal management #Tsunamis

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Mangroves have many uses, just not tsunami protection

Jul 08, 2014

Uber agrees to limit 'surge pricing' during emergencies, natural disasters

Uber has agreed to put a cap on its tactic of raising prices during emergencies and natural disasters. The agreement with New York State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman came after the service received sharp criticism for raising prices during extr... #Eric T. Schneiderman #New York (state)
Mangroves have many uses, just not tsunami protection

Jul 20, 2014

You may have travel insurance without realizing it

They are problems many travelers never anticipate: a canceled flight, a missed connection, lost luggage, or worse, a last-minute illness or natural disaster before a trip. While it seems there..... #Eric T. Schneiderman #New York (state)
Mangroves have many uses, just not tsunami protection

Jul 24, 2014

'Lucy' review: Action lost amid pseudoscience in Scarlett Johansson sci-fi

"Kill Bill" meets "2001: A Space Odyssey" in Luc Besson's fascinating disaster "Lucy," the story of a woman who develops cosmic superpowers after absorbing a strange drug. Though ostensibly a simple revenge thriller in which Lucy (Scarlett Johansson)... #Scarlett Johansson #Johnny Depp #Zoe Saldana #Luc Besson #Morgan Freeman #Anne Parillaud (actor)
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