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Processing Terabytes of Satellite Imagery in Google Earth Engine: Crisis Response for 2015 Flood Season in Pakistan

Since the launch of Landsat-1 in the early `70s, a continuous observation of the globe from satellites has generated unprecedented volumes of remote sensing data. Spanning across the last 40 years, the… 1,299 more words

Surprising Facts About Flood Insurance

The real facts about the National Flood Insurance Program surprise even the most diligent homeowner. Don’t fall for these myths.

Myth #1: Hurricanes, not floods, are the No. 648 more words



                  I woke this morning with the worst case of morning sick! When I went to bathroom around 6 am to throw up, I almost passed out on the bathroom floor. 360 more words


Naked Boys Caper: Disaster Relief

Missouri Southern Baptist Disaster Relief:  A few years ago, Sandy and I were assigned to a Disaster Relief Shower Unit after a flood  in Morehouse, Missouri.   386 more words


Noemi's Dragon: Chapter Eight

Find previous chapters here.

“It’s rising too fast!” the Princess’s offensive companion, Garrin, shouted.  He had to shout to be heard, and even then Sir Lamarr could barely distinguish his words through the pounding rain and rushing water. 852 more words


Home Insurers Ignore Flood Risk At Their Peril

Here is my latest article ( ), published at the Insurance Thought Leadership blog. I’d like to thank my co-author, Ivan Maddox.


Heat and humidity to worsen this week, high surf warning in effect

Emergency officials across the state are watching Ignacio closely as the storm is forecast to bring heavy rain and large, dangerous surf to the state. But the biggest impact to Hawaii may be heat and humidity. 579 more words