Storms, hurricanes and floods driven in part by climate change will cost the federal disaster fund $902 million a year, well above past averages.
Historic wildfires in California last month could cost insurers as much as US$8 billion. See the list of major environmental disasters in October 2017.
The recent forces of nature with hurricanes Harvey and Irma remind us what good communication can and should look like, especially when it’s a matter of life and death.
Tesla is installing solar panels and Powerpack battery units to provide 24-hour electricity to a children’s hospital that lost power during Hurricane Maria.
Who clears up the wreckage of natural and man-made catastrophes and where does it go?
Puerto Ricans sing about resilience! “Our plena, our song, our music, is stronger – our community is stronger than Maria.”
Lessons learned from many hurricanes in many countries about designing, deploying and managing a resilient community-based response networks.
In Texas, a grocery chain is now inspiring memes. One goes like this: “State and federal resources are struggling to get into impacted areas. H.E.B. — outta the way, we’re […]
On Aug. 23, 2005, a troubling tropical depression began to form just off the coast of the southeastern Bahama Islands. Six days later, after first making landfall in southern Florida […]