Tsunami

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Mystery Boat Washes Ashore

A boat that washed up on Vancouver Island appears to have been pushed across the Pacific Ocean by the massive Japanese tsunami of 2011. The boat, which may have washed up on Long Beach on Sunday, see...
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Volunteers Wanted

The wave of debris from the Japanese tsunami that is starting to wash up on the West Coast has prompted a call for volunteers to clean up the trash. The Vancouver Aquarium and the World Wildlife Fund...
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Chinese Dams Will Damn the Country

Chinese citizens are becoming increasingly vociferous in their outrage over lives risked, and lost, to shoddy standards, most recently in the country's food and high-speed rail industry. Should a dam suffer catastrophic dam collapse, that anger could quickly spill over to the hydropower industry for threatening ordinary citizens' lives.