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Articles related to disasters

Cover Story: Alchemists of Catastrophe: How Disasters Deliver Data
Ecologists are treating oil spills, species invasions and other environmental calamities as natural experiments on a scale that could never be attained by normal laboratory or field studies.
Browse: Underground WASPS to Save Miners’ Lives
Underground wireless tracking technology could assist the rescue of trapped miners after disasters, and may also increase productivity when things are going well.
Browse: Increasing Cost of Natural Hazards as Climate Changes