Natural disaster


We need to end climate change to mitigate future disasters

As the waters recede from Houston, we have some time to step back and take a look at the damage done. The BBC...


‘It was like an ocean’

Rain from Hurricane Harvey flooded the streets of Houston shutting down communities and businesses and dislocating thousands of families, including those of UTD...

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