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A Case Study on Fukushima-Daichii Nuclear Accident: Mysteries, forgotten towns, genetically mutated people and so on…

Broad Concept

Japan, similar to the other countries located in the Pacific Rim is in the active seismic zone, highly prone to frequent occurrence of earthquakes. 2,260 more words


A Double Jointed Tale

His mother referred to him as The Special One.  Other islanders referred to her as Mother of God.  This was not a compliment.  Usually unable to contain herself, she did have the presence of mind to keep one of his many attributes a secret.  553 more words


Seismic safety in WA schools

Washington State’s Department of Natural Resources has updated its School Seismic Safety web pages.

DAILY ASTORIAN: Opinion -- Ask The Firefighters

Some great history about our Volunteer Firefighters shared in the paper this week!

Southern Exposure: Ask firefighters where new Gearhart station should be

  • By R.J. Marx…
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hilo town

Hilo is the largest city on the Big Island of Hawaii and has the 4th largest population of all the cities in the state with just over 40,000 residents. 3,367 more words

Big Island

Puerto Chacabucco - a quiet town

In 1991 Puerto Aisén was the main port of the area along the Aysén Fjord, but from August to October in 1991 Mount Hudson erupted. The ash and erosion reduced the depth of the navigational part of the port, so the port had to be moved closer to the coast, where Puerto Chacabucco now stands. 531 more words


The Oregon Coast!

We had the great opportunity to fly out to Portland, Oregon and rent an Airbnb on the Oregon Coast. It was a chance to spend time with our 2nd son and his family. 539 more words