User: irge304 Topic: Extreme Weather
Category: Tsunami
Last updated: Oct 22 2017 15:58 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Katadyn Partners to Supply Water Treatment for Hurricane Relief  22.10.2017 New Kerala: World News
MINNEAPOLIS: Katadyn, a global manufacturer of industry-leading water treatment systems, partners with relief organizations to supply water filtration technologies for treating contaminated drinking water in areas affected by hurricanes, tsunamis and earthquakes.
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Fukushima disaster: The robots going where no human can 18.10.2017 BBC: Technology
Click was given rare access to the Fukushima site to see how the decontamination work was progressing.
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Israel PM blasts police chief over investigation leaks 15.10.2017 Washington Post: World
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has lashed out at Israel’s police chief over leaks to the media concerning investigations into alleged corruption by the premier.
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Federal disaster aid for Puerto Rico isn’t foreign aid - but Trump acts that way 13.10.2017 Washington Post
Federal disaster aid for Puerto Rico isn’t foreign aid - but Trump acts that way
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Congress Should Help Hurricane Victims---but Pay for It, Too 12.10.2017 Wall St. Journal: Opinion
Governing by crisis is irresponsible, especially considering the $20 trillion national debt.
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In the wake of the quake: Japanese towns choose energy self-sufficiency 12.10.2017 Planet Ark News
Like many cities and towns in Japan, Higashi Matsushima suffered severe damage during the 2011 earthquake and tsunami, losing three-quarters of its homes and 1100 people. In repairing the damage, the city of 40,000 people has chosen to pursue energy self-sufficiency through the construction of micro-grids and decentralised renewable power generation.
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6.3 magnitude quake hits northern Chile, no major damage reported 10.10.2017 New Kerala: World News
London [U.K.], Oct. 10 : A powerful earthquake, measuring 6.3-magnitude on Richter Scale, rocked northern Chile on Tuesday.
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Japanese Court Rules Against Government, Tepco in Biggest Fukushima Class Action 10.10.2017 Wall St. Journal: World
Negligence by the Japanese government and Tokyo Electric Power caused the triple meltdowns at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant, a court ruled in the biggest class-action suit related to the March 2011 accident.
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Japanese Court Orders Payments To Plaintiffs Over Fukushima Disaster 10.10.2017 NPR News
It's the largest ruling of its kind over the Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear power plant, totaling nearly $4.5 million.
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Donald Trump now has the excuse he needs to open the floodgates of protectionism 9.10.2017 Washington Post
Donald Trump now has the excuse he needs to open the floodgates of protectionism
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6.6-magnitude quake strikes off Alaska 9.10.2017 Hindu: International
However, the Pacific Tsunami Warning Centre did not immediately issue any warnings.
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Earthquake of 6.0-magnitude hits eastern Japan 6.10.2017 New Kerala: World News
Tokyo [Japan], Oct 6 : An earthquake of magnitude 4.5 on Richter scale jolted east coast of Japan on Friday.
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6.0-magnitude quake hits off Japan coast, no tsunami warning 6.10.2017 Hindu: News
A 6.0-magnitude earthquake hit off the coast of Fukushima in Japan on Friday but there was no risk of a tsunami, officials said. The quake hit at a relatively shallow depth of 10 km at 04:59 pm (132...
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We prefer catastrophe 2.10.2017 Washington Post: Op-Eds
We prefer catastrophe
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How Politics Stalls Wireless Innovation 2.10.2017 Wall St. Journal: Opinion
The FCC unveiled its National Broadband Plan in 2010—but couldn’t stick to it.
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A tsunami's worth of sea creatures landed along the Pacific Coast. Is this a problem? 29.9.2017 Washington Post
A tsunami's worth of sea creatures landed along the Pacific Coast. Is this a problem?
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Plastic junk brought invasive species to U.S. after Japan's 2011 tsunami 29.9.2017 Washington Post
Marine debris became like “traveling villages,” one biologist said, where animals raise generations of young.
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Sea critters hitchhiked across the Pacific on tsunami debris 29.9.2017 AP Washington
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Nearly 300 species of fish, mussels and other sea critters hitchhiked across the Pacific Ocean on debris from the 2011 Japanese tsunami, washing ashore alive in the United States, researchers reported Thursday....
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How an app could help stop a flu pandemic 28.9.2017 BBC: Technology
A major citizen science project will spread virtual flu with the aim of understanding how to stop the real thing.
Inslee’s quake group favors quick fixes over major upgrades 23.9.2017 Seattle Times: Top stories

The latest in a long line of efforts to reduce death and destruction from future quakes got “zero funding and no additional staff time.” Hence, earthquake drills in schools, for instance, get a higher priority rating than identifying school buildings at risk of collapse.
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