Why the Death Toll is So High
The tragedy is in the news every day as the death toll climbs relentlessly, the latest figure, as I write on the day of the State Funeral held for the victims, is 291.
The Cascadia Earthquake is long overdue and is expected to hit the West Coast hard anytime between now and the next 50 years.
We know it’s coming. The Big One. The overdue earthquake. We don’t know when, but it’s coming.
Nepal is home to eight of the 14 tallest mountains on the planet. I’ve just returned from three days there. In my job, I see a lot of disasters, but the devastation in Nepal against the backdrop of its natural and