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Earthquakes and the Infrastructure

Posted by on Apr 8, 2011 in Totem | 2 comments

Earthquakes and the Infrastructure

As long as such natural disasters and catastrophes, as floods, earth- and sea quakes and volcano eruptions are happening only locally, the repair of the damage is, relatively, easy and cheap. Without diminishing the sufferings of the afflicted population. What if the sum of all local catastrophes is just one catastrophe on a global scale? Signs are already to be seen. Every other week a major earthquake, one in New Zealand and the other in Japan, just as the year 2011 started. The last major...

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