True or false: the Great Plague of the 1300s was caused by a virus transmitted to humans from domestic birds such as chickens and ducks.
According to the OFDA/CRED International Disaster Database, what were the most and least deadly natural disasters in the years 2010-15?
What surprising piece of technology does ‘Wee-g’ use to detect earthquake and volcanic activity?
True or false: Earth scientists are able to predict exactly when an earthquake will happen.
In the 1918 Flu Pandemic, which newspapers were an accurate source of information about the spread of the disease in England?
What is the name of the biological system that traps carbon dioxide in the ocean?
Where in the world might you find a Disaster Prevention Park?
According to Professor Nikita Sud, what were the main urban planning problems that caused the city of Chennai to suffer catastrophic flooding in 2015?
Which of the following is NOT thought to have contributed to the catastrophic soil erosion of the ‘Dust Bowl’ event?