Science Nation - Decoding Disasters

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The Disaster Research Center at the University of Delaware aims to help communities become as prepared as possible for unplanned, sometimes unthinkable events. The Center's work and guidelines have been adopted by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), the American Red Cross, medical reserve groups, and the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. Following the 9/11 terrorist attacks, the Center's associate director, sociologist Tricia Wachtendorf, looked at specific events in lower...

wisskomm tv 40/08

submitted by: wisskomm
Die vorläufig letzte Ausgabe: Ein Interview mit dem Medienforscher Prof. Dr. Hans Peter Peters über seine internationale Studie zum Verhältnis von Wissenschaft und Journalismus und als Fundstück den DLR Webcast mit einem Bericht über das Tsunami Frühwarnsystem in Indonesien.

Amazing Earth 2

submitted by: scivee-team

A documentary about volcanic eruptions, their causes and effects on Earth and the geological implications of those events in history and in the future - Part 2.