An image of the catastrophic reality of the force that comes with earthquakes. This photo, from the October 2005, Kashmir Earthquake, shows a building toppled completely to its side and the tragic rescue efforts that ensued.

The 7 Worst Natural Disasters Of The Last Decade

An image of the catastrophic reality of the force that comes with earthquakes. This photo, from the October Kashmir Earthquake, shows a building toppled completely to its side and the tragic rescue efforts that ensued.

Worksheets: How Tsunamis are Formed

How Tsunamis are Formed

This paper was written for those involved in planning and implementing relief and early recovery operations in urban areas. Focusing mainly on earthquakes and flooding, it attempts to capture what is currently known about disaster response in urban contexts taking into account recent urban disasters such Typhoon Ketsana in the Philippines (2009), the Haiti earthquake of 2010 and the Northeast Japan earthquake and tsunami of 2011.

Responding to Urban Disasters: Learning from previous relief and recovery operations

Bridge failure after an earthquake. A crumpled section of the Hanshin Expressway after the 7.3 magnitude Great Hanshin Earthquake of 1995

look at that road its real 1995 Kobe earthquake, Japan. The 1995 Great Hanshin Earthquake commonly referred to as the Kobe earthquake, Collapsed Hanshin Expressway .

2010 Haiti Earthquake Dead Bodies | Haiti Earthquake

Haiti 48 hours later

Image detail for -. Earthquake Zone Coming To Life? Haiti Earthquake – The American

Between the Japan earthquake/tsunami, Haiti's earthquake, New Orleans, and countless other natural disasters of epic scale, the fact remains that disa

Between the Japan earthquake/tsunami, Haiti's earthquake, New Orleans, and countless other natural disasters of epic scale, the fact remains that disa

This site has a free pattern and tutorial for making cloth dolls.  A great idea for those crafty shoebox packers! :)

This site has a free pattern and tutorial for making cloth dolls. A great idea for those crafty shoebox packers!

Earthquake-Proof ‘Coral Reef Island’ for Haiti

Disaster-Proof Architecture: 13 Super-Strong Structures

Marine Muse: 12 More Sea-Inspired Designs. Coral Reef Village by Architect Vincent Callebaut.

You’ll Be Sickened To Know How US Taxpayers Are Funding A Child Rape Epidemic At The United Nations

You’ll Be Sickened To Know How US Taxpayers Are Funding A Child Rape Epidemic At The United Nations

Haiti's struggles

The Most Devastating Natural Disasters Of The 21st Century

On Tuesday, March 26, in the Andres Bello Auditorium, the director of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Jarrod Goentzel, will give a talk about his experience in the analysis disaster response as the Haiti earthquake and the tsunami in the Indian Ocean. Goentzel's talk is part of the academic’s visit to the University Andres Bello in the framework of the "Information Technologies for Supporting Disaster Relief Operations in Chile.”

On Tuesday, March 26, in the Andres Bello Auditorium, the director of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Jarrod Goentzel, will give a talk about his experience in the analysis disaster response as the Haiti earthquake and the tsunami in the Indian Ocean. Goentzel's talk is part of the academic’s visit to the University Andres Bello in the framework of the "Information Technologies for Supporting Disaster Relief Operations in Chile.”

Experience the tragic earthquake in Haiti through their eyes. Inside Disaster: Haiti | An interactive website on the Haiti earthquake and humanitarian work

Inside Disaster is an interactive website about the Haiti earthquake and humanitarian work. Explore original photo, video and research from Haiti and across the web.

1/20/2005 WILLIAM JEFFERSON CLINTON: George H.W. Bush & William J. Clinton - National Constitution Center recipients of the Liberty Medal for their encouragement of Americans to support relief & recovery efforts to aid the victims after Hurricane Katrina, 9/11, the South Asian Tsunami & in Haiti following the earthquake & hurricane.

1/20/2005 WILLIAM JEFFERSON CLINTON: George H.W. Bush & William J. Clinton - National Constitution Center recipients of the Liberty Medal for their encouragement of Americans to support relief & recovery efforts to aid the victims after Hurricane Katrina, 9/11, the South Asian Tsunami & in Haiti following the earthquake & hurricane.

WEEKEND EDITION AUGUST 2-4, 2013: Scenes From the Highway Profiling Patrol: A Very Short History of Driving While Black This essay is excerpted from “Killing Trayvon: Racism in Post-Racial America,” edited by Jeffrey St. Clair & Kevin Alexander Gray

Double Your Trouble With Nuclear Power Counterpunch: Tells the Facts, Names the Names

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