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Haiti Earthquake 2010


These two articles talk about the Earthquake in Haiti that was the biggest in terms of casualties in a long while. An important part was about more of the problems that were not as obvious as just the physical destruction of the massive … Continue reading

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Quake crushes schools in Haiti


Everyone has heard about the recent earthquake that caused phenomenal destruction in Haiti on January 11, 2010.  Much of what was plastered across newspapers and given prevalence on news stations were the death tolls and the help or lack thereof that … Continue reading

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Caribbean Paradise Flattened


On September 4, 2004, a tropical depression developed into a Tropical Storm, Hurricane Ivan, in the Atlantic Ocean 500 miles off the coast of Brazil. Hurricane Ivan ripped through the Caribbean and devastated many countries including the Cayman Islands. Tourism … Continue reading

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Haiti Hurts Again


The morning of November 5, 2010 hit Haiti right where it hurt. After the earthquake that left Haiti in painful shambles it seems like a double whammy for floods to come cause more devastation when healing has just begun. The … Continue reading

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2010 Named Deadliest Year


The United Nations recently released a report naming 2010 as one of the most deadly years for natural disasters out of the last 20 years. This is largely due to the Haitian earthquake (January 27, 2010) and Russian heat wave … Continue reading

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Haiti


I think one of the most well known natural disasters of 2010 was the earthquake in Haiti.  The damage it caused for the people living there and within the cities throughout the country makes it seem so difficult for the … Continue reading

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