Natural Disasters
New foldable drone flies through narrow holes in rescue missions  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 days
A research team has developed a new drone that can retract its propeller arms in flight and make itself small to fit through narrow gaps and holes. This... more
Major natural carbon sink may soon become carbon source  PHYS.ORG · 4 weeks
Until humans can find a way to geoengineer ourselves out of the climate disaster we've created, we must rely on natural carbon sinks, such as oceans and forests, to suck... more
Organizations with broad social ties help recovering from natural disasters  PHYS.ORG · 4 weeks
Communities recovering from natural disasters often see an increase in the number of businesses and non-profits that develop in the wake of the cleanup, but that apparent growth... more
EU to curb phone costs, set up emergency alert system  PHYS.ORG · 4 weeks
The European Parliament voted Wednesday to limit prices for phone calls and text messages between EU countries and to set up an alert system during natural disasters or... more
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