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Articles related to natural disaster

Browse: Slippery Sea Floor Lubricated Japanese Earthquake
The astonishing size of the tsunami produced by the Tohoku earthquake in March 2011 has been attributed to the slipperiness of the clay that fills the boundary between the Japanese and Pacific plates.
Browse: Christchurch Earthquakes Shook Healthy Eating
A study at the University of Canterbury has found that earthquakes cause women to eat less healthy food, and provided evidence for the factors that maximise the effect.