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Going back to the Metro tomorrow đź’” Saying hello to pollution, flood and fastfood, stress, reality again.

Lower Mainland vulnerable to significant flooding, costing billions in losses: study

If a major Fraser River or coastal flood happened in the Lower Mainland between now and 2100, it would be the most costly natural disaster in Canadian history, according to a new study. 297 more words

Politics

Flash Fiction: The One You Don't Hear

Another flash fic piece for you here, using another prompt from Chuck Wendig (“It starts with a bang”). This one goes eight words over the limit, but I think it works this way. 1,063 more words

Stories

China 2: Yangshuo

On 1st May 2016 I embarked on a 10 month backpacking trip with Jason to Asia, Australasia and South America. Here, I keep a journal of our travels. 1,123 more words

China

Flooded Creek


Constant heavy rains flooded a countryside creek causing waterfalls over the rocks. Photograph shot with slow shutter speed for deliberate blurring and softening. Digitally painted with textures and soft matte as fine art photography.

Photography

DAD DIES AFTER UPLOADING LAST FACEBOOK PHOTO FOR HIS FAMILY! ((PITY))

A dad, 21 year old Darren Mitchell who was trapped in his submerged truck in Texas during torrential floods sent a heart-breaking last Facebook post showing his hopeless final moments. 214 more words

SOCIAL ISSUES

Today in disaster resilience (30 May 2016)

Please find links below to some aspects of disaster resilience that were in the news today…

Current emergencies/disasters

Tropical Storm Bonnie – Memorial Day Storm… 313 more words

Disaster