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Article ID: 687860

Mudslide Prediction Difficult but Improving, Expert Says

Northwestern University

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11-Jan-2018 1:05 PM EST
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Article ID: 687535

Health Impacts on Families Affected by Winter Storm

Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR)

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5-Jan-2018 10:05 AM EST
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Article ID: 687191

Texas Tech Researchers Develop Method to Assess Damage from Natural Disasters

Texas Tech University

The team from the Debris Impact Facility can measure debris volume using drones, then develop an information-based model to determine the cost of cleanup.

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21-Dec-2017 10:05 AM EST
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Article ID: 687114

Put Your Money Where Your Home Is: SJU Actuary's Natural Disaster Advice for Homeowners

Saint Joseph's University

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19-Dec-2017 4:15 PM EST
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Economics, Floods, Natural Disasters, Local - Pennsylvania

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Article ID: 686887

US/Canada Demonstrates Communications Interoperability Among First Responders

Homeland Security's Science & Technology Directorate

In mid-November, the DHS S&T and Canada's DRDC CSS tested and demonstrated that seamless communication is possible between first responders from both sides of the border during a major emergency.

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14-Dec-2017 2:45 PM EST
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Technology, Cybersecurity, National Infrastructure, Natural Disasters, Terrorism, Local - DC, Local - DC Metro

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Article ID: 686468

Wildfires Pose Great Threat to Health, Burden on Economy, and Long-Term Impact on Environment

University of Redlands

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7-Dec-2017 3:15 PM EST
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Disaster Research Experts Available to Discuss Evacuations and Other Aspects of Southern California Fires

University of Delaware

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7-Dec-2017 2:50 PM EST
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Article ID: 686242

Faculty Awarded NOAA Grant to Improve Tornado Warnings for Deaf

University of Alabama

Researchers at The University of Alabama will study how tornado warnings could be improved in their accessibility and comprehension by members of the Deaf, Blind and Deaf-Blind communities.

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5-Dec-2017 3:05 PM EST
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Article ID: 686181

Dark Fiber: Using Sensors Beneath Our Feet to Tell Us About Earthquakes, Water, and Other Geophysical Phenomenon

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Scientists at the Department of Energy’s Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab) have shown for the first time that dark fiber – the vast network of unused fiber-optic cables installed throughout the country and the world – can be used as sensors for detecting earthquakes, the presence of groundwater, changes in permafrost conditions, and a variety of other subsurface activity.

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5-Dec-2017 10:00 AM EST
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Article ID: 686192

UGA Researchers Seek Answer to Personal Hurricane Evacuation Decisions

University of Georgia

Why do some people living in the path of a major hurricane decide to evacuate while others stay put? That’s what researchers at the University of Georgia want to know so that they can improve how emergency evacuations are handled.

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5-Dec-2017 9:55 AM EST
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