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A Seismic event is an event that happens due to the movement of the earth’s plates, these events can vary in size and the damage they cause due to their focus point. In certain cases the seismic events can cause secondary effects such as tsunamis, if monitored correctly the primary event can
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A tsunami can kill thousands of people and level entire blocks in mere seconds. See how much you know about these walls of water (tsunami safety tips).
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The Lustful Downfall of Many Great Men
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The Last Lecture written by Randy Pausch was one of the most inspiring speeches I have ever listened to. Fighting terrible odds against pancreatic cancer Randy Pausch still found a way to brighten his light at the end of the tunnel. He
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Theodore Roosevelt was born on October 27, 1858 in New York City. Many people remember him as the 26th President of the United States. However, many people don't realize that Roosevelt was also an environmental hero. At the age of eight he started The Roosevelt Museum of Natural History.
March 27, 1964 a magnitude 9.2 earthquake hit Alaska its epicenter located in Prince William Sound, 75 miles east of Anchorage. This earthquake was and still is the second larges earthquake ever recorded (Christensen). The plates involved In this major earthquake were the Pacific plate and
Intensity vs Magnitude
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a measure of earthquake size and remains unchanged with distance from the earthquake.
In an example, Magnitude
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America, second largest isolated landmass of the earth, comprising the two continents of the western hemisphere. America is a common designation for either or both North America and South America, for the western hemisphere as a whole, and for the United States of America. The entire western
Harriet Tubman is the most well-known of all the Underground Railroads conductors. During a ten year span she made 19 trips into the south and escorted over 300 slaves to freedom. She showed the virtues of courage, determination, and leadership when it came to helping people escape. And as she
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A tsunami (plural: tsunamis or tsunami; from Japanese: 津波, lit. "harbour wave";English pronunciation: /suːˈnɑːmi/ soo-nah-mee or /tsuːˈnɑːmi/ tsoo-nah-mee) is a series of water waves caused by the displacement of a large volume of a body of water, typically an ocean or a large
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What does the word freedom mean in current times? Is it the ability to stay out as late as you want, or the right to watch movies with violence and sexuality? Or is it the privilege to smoke marijuana either for medical needs or recreational purposes? Whatever freedom means to each
How do you see yourself 10 years from now?". I guess every fresh graduate hoping to land a job of his or her dream has answered that question. I too answered that question and it has been 10 years after that.
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I was sitting in on an important business meeting, when I felt my phone vibrating in my pocket. Without pursuing the number I let the call go to my voicemail. Receiving phone calls during work hours was frowned upon by management, and I was not about to jeopardize my career. The phone buzzed