From June to November hurricanes pose a potential risk to the eastern and Gulf Coast regions of the US, the Caribbean and Central America. The worst hurricanes in history have caused devastating loss of life and property.
Super typhoon Haiyan (Yolanda in the Philippines) is the strongest storm ever to make a landfall. With a sustained wind of 315 kph/195 mph no other storms in the Atlantic has ever been this strong...
In this article, I explain what would happen if a tropical Category 5 hurricane were to meet New York City, a place not usually known for hurricanes.
Survivor's story of Hurricane Camille, one of only a few Category Five hurricanes to make U.S. landfall. Camille destroyed the gulf coast in August, 1969.
Volcanic ash from erupting volcanoes such as Mount Redoubt, Mt. St. Helens or the Icelandic glacier volcano is an environmental danger as well as a safety and health hazard. Learn measures to take to protect yourself.
The Great Sichaun Earthquake that happened in 2008, the destruction, the aftershocks and some facts are discussed below. On the 12th May 2013, it will be five years since this quake occurred.
We all thought that Ondoy was just another regular typhoon in the long lines of typhoons in the Philippines but this was not the case. Read this hub to find out how this typhoon devastated the northern part of this country.
After so many recent natural disasters the world is wondering if natural disasters are becoming more frequent and more intense. So far there have been 792 earthquakes in 2014 between magnitudes 5-8.2.
It has been less than a week since Hurricane Sandy wreaked havoc in USA and parts of Canada, and just a couple of days since cyclone Nilam bringing destruction in southern part of India. This is what has inspired me to write this article about some...
List of supplies to have on hand in a disaster survival kit in case of an emergency and tips to help you prepare for the worst possible scenario.