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Small island developing states face massive challenges

Many small island developing states are thought to have economic strength because they enjoy middle income status, and are therefore considered well-positioned to achieve their development goals.

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Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Natural Disasters, Samoa, Oceania, World News

Mon Sep 01, 2014

Daily Mail

Malta warned of devastating consequences of similar tsunami wave to ...

'Your cowardly lack of leadership has left a gaping hole': Parents of SEAL Team Six soldier killed in action call for President Obama's resignation in searing open letter about his handling of ISIS Are your iCloud photos STILL at risk? Apple unable to offer any assurances to millions of users 24 hours after hackers leaked 101 celebrities' naked ... (more)

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, iCloud, Science / Technology, Computer Security, iPod touch App, iPad App, Twitter, iPhone and iPad App, iPhone App, Weather

The Post-Standard

Coming Tuesday: A column and photo gallery on Skaneateles 'Ice Bucket Tidal Wave'

A conservative estimate of 800 people - the crowd may have been larger than 1,000 - gathered at Austin Park in Skaneateles this morning for an "Ice Bucket Tidal Wave," organized to raise money and awareness about those suffering from Amytrophic lateral sclerosis, or ALS - a degenerative disease that shuts down life sustaining muscles.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, New York

NEWS.com.au

33 tons of fish found dead in lake

AUTHORITIES investigating why tens of thousands of fish have died out en masse at a lake in western Mexico say it was not due to natural causes.

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The Independent

Scientists discover evidence of huge tsunamis hitting Malta - and they could hit again

Steve Connor is the Science Editor of The Independent. He has won many awards for his journalism, including five-times winner of the prestigious British science writers' award; the David Perlman Award of the American Geophysical Union; twice commended as specialist journalist of the year in the UK Press Awards; UK health journalist of the year and ... (more)

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Related Topix: Journalism, Natural Disasters, Earthquake, North Yorkshire County, England, World News, United Kingdom,

The Post-Standard

An invitation, in Skaneateles this morning: An ice bucket 'tidal ...

Tom Ruhlman, as a young father, with his daughter Jessica on a visit to Puerto Rico, in the late 1980s.

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Related Topix: Skaneateles, NY, Natural Disasters

Get Reading

Epic cycle ride to help orphans of Boxing Day tsunami

Nicholas Peck, who worked for 30 years as a Thames Valley Police diver will join 10 others on the 500 mile ride from Bangkok to Phuket A retired police diver is taking the plunge and preparing for a bumpy ride when he cycles more than 500 miles across Thailand.

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Related Topix: Asian Tsunami Disaster, Thailand, World News

Paradise Post

Japan urges toilet paper stock for major quake

On national disaster prevention day, Japan's government is urging people to stock up on toilet paper, because more than 40 percent of the nation's supply comes from a high-risk earthquake zone.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Earthquake, Asian Tsunami Disaster

Bangkok Post

Toilet paper stock for big quake

On national disaster prevention day, Japan's government is urging people to stock up on toilet paper, because more than 40% of the nation's supply comes from a high-risk earthquake zone.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Earthquake, Asian Tsunami Disaster

Sun Aug 31, 2014

NEWS.com.au

Think spring starts today? Wrong

SPRING has sprung. Or has it? The b-a-a-a-a-d news is that September 1 is not the start of spring.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Astronomy, Science, Australia, Oceania, World News

Inter Press Service

New Technology Boosts Fisherfolk Security

This is the first of a two-part series on incorporating disaster risk reduction into the Sustainable Development Goals .

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Related Topix: Boat Disaster, Tornado, Hurricane, Natural Disasters, Oceanography, Science

Russia Taday

Fukushima okays nuke waste storages in return for almost $3bn in subsidies

Workers conduct operations to construct an underground ice wall at Tokyo Electric Power Co.'

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Nuclear Energy

Harlan Daily Enterprise

What time is it?

We can always tell when the first snow is coming. We don't know the day or the hour, but as the temperature slowly descends, the leaves fall from the trees, the sun rises later and sets sooner, the afternoon breeze is no longer a comfort from the heat, but a deliverer of the cold air; we know that the time is ripe for that first snowflake to fall.

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NEWS.com.au

How to survive the end of the world

EARTHQUAKE, volcano eruption or tsunami? No-one really knows how the world will end, but when it does, an expert says you need to know these seven things.

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Related Topix: Volcanic Eruption, Natural Disasters, Boat Disaster

Sat Aug 30, 2014

Hispanic Business

SD Mines Researcher Designing Foundation for World's Largest Offshore Windmill

The world's current record holder stands at 5.5 MW, a prototype with the potential to power 1,100 households each year.

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Related Topix: Alternative Energy, Wind Power, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Natural Disasters

JAM! Showbiz

'As Above/So Below' review: Bury it deep underground

The worst thing a horror movie can do is bore its audiences. As Above/So Below does that and more.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Science Fiction Movies, Quarantine, Devil, Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Entertainment, Drama, Television

Scoop

Choiseul a " first climate change town to move in bi...

Fear of tsunamis and the threat of rising sea levels has made a provincial capital in the Solomon Islands decide to relocate its entire population - the first time this has happened on this scale in the Pacific.

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Related Topix: Oceania, World News, Solomon Islands, Canada, Natural Disasters, Boat Disaster

KUAT-TV Tucson

European Journal

Norway: Deadly Danger - More often than not, people associate tsunamis with Japan.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Europe, Italy, World News

Fri Aug 29, 2014

Channelnewsasia.com

Japan urges citizens to be prepared - by stockpiling toilet rolls

The Japanese government is calling on its citizens to be prepared for the worst-case scenario should a major disaster hit the quake-prone archipelago - by stockpiling toilet paper.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Earthquake, Asian Tsunami Disaster

Archinect School Blog

Orandajima House by Martin van der Linden

After a devastating earthquake and tsunami hit the town on 11 March 2011, several major companies were urged to help by a longtime friend of Yamada-machi in The Hague, the Netherlands.

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Related Topix: Asian Tsunami Disaster, Netherlands, World News

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