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  • DisasterHelp
    Homepage of the Disaster Management e-Government Initiative of U.S. government. Offers help resources and information to reduce the loss of life and property from various hazards including natural disasters and acts of terror.
    www.disasterhelp.gov
  • Texas City Disaster@
    dir.yahoo.com/.../Texas_City/Community
  • World Wide Help
    Group blog using the web to point help in the direction where it's most needed. Started by the founders of the SEA EAT (South East Asian Earthquake And Tsunami) blog, wiki, and database to aid in other relief efforts.
    worldwidehelp.blogspot.com
  • Disaster Research Center
    Social science research devoted to the study of disasters. At The University of Delaware.
    www.udel.edu/DRC
  • USGS Natural Hazards Gateway
    Designed to educate citizens, emergency managers, and lawmakers on seven natural hazards facing the U.S. -- earthquakes, floods, hurricanes, landslides, tsunamis, volcanoes, and wildfires -- and show how USGS science helps mitigate disasters and build resilient communities.
    www.usgs.gov/hazards
  • Perfect Disaster [pick] [read review]
    Discovery Channel series about perfect disasters, storms that are larger, more dangerous, and more deadly than any before them. Episodes explore what would happen if amajor metropolis were hit with a super tornado, the effects of a solar storm, a typhoon, megaflood, fire storm, or ice storm.
    dsc.discovery.com/convergence/perfectdisaster/perfectdisaster.html?dcitc=w9...
  • Blackout History Project: 1977 Blackout
    Collection of personal accounts, articles, and documents about the 1977 power outage in New York City.
    blackout.gmu.edu/archive/a_1977.html
  • FEMA: Hazards
    Find information about specific hazards and what to do to lessen the loss of life and property damage.
    www.fema.gov/hazard
  • Alert Earth!
    Creating a grassroots alerting infrastructure for earthquakes, tsunamis, and other disasters by using the Internet, cell phones, and volunteers.
    www.alertearth.org
  • BBC: Natural Disasters
    Features information on earthquakes, volcanoes, tornadoes and hurricanes, floods and storms, droughts, and more.
    www.bbc.co.uk/science/hottopics/naturaldisasters
  • Arsenic Contamination in Bangladesh and West Bengal@
    dir.yahoo.com/.../Society_and_Culture/Environment_and_Nature
  • NATURE: Can Animals Predict Disaster?
    PBS show explores a variety of science-based explanations for unusual animal behavior observed prior to natural disasters.
    www.pbs.org/wnet/nature/animalspredict/index.html
  • Forces of Nature
    In-depth feature from CBC News. Includes information on tornadoes, avalanches, earthquakes, and snow.
    www.cbc.ca/news/background/forcesofnature
  • HGTVPro.com: Disasters
    See how disasters affect the building industry, and stay abreast of preparation and recovery news. HGTVPro offers articles and video segments about hurricanes, tornadoes, fires, mudslides, earthquakes, and floods for homeowners and members of the construction industry.
    www.hgtvpro.com/hpro/nws_disasters
  • National Science Foundation: Disasters
    Special report from the NSF on understanding, preparing for, and responding to both man-made and natural disasters. Includes links to research, latest news, and teacher resources.
    www.nsf.gov/news/special_reports/disasters
  • Projectarcix
    Information portal on natural and synthetic disasters highlighting educator resources and terminology.
    library.thinkquest.org/05aug/01412/#main_indexcontent_0_0
  • Disaster.net
    Shop for disaster products by category or disaster. Also find information on natural disasters including earthquake, hurricane, tsunami, and solar storm.
    www.disaster.net
 


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