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 Strong earthquake in southwest Pakistan kills at least 23

AP News Radio

00:30 sec | Last week

Strong earthquake in southwest Pakistan kills at least 23

"Officials say a powerful earthquake has collapsed at least one coal mine and dozens of mud houses in southwest Pakistan killing at least twenty people and injuring more than two hundred the death toll is expected to rise even further as crews searched in the remote area at least four of the dead were killed when the coal mine in which they were working in collapsed as many as hundred homes also collapsed burying sleeping residents in sight according to the U. S. Geological Survey the

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More Than 20,000 Haitians Are Gathered in Colombia for Possible Migration to US

Mike Gallagher Podcast

01:57 min | 3 weeks ago

More Than 20,000 Haitians Are Gathered in Colombia for Possible Migration to US

"To this. this is this. Is stephanie rule and julia. Ainsley on msnbc now we have to turn to texas where the migrant crisis maybe on the verge of getting a whole lot worse. You've seen the pictures of haitian migrants camp under a bridge in del rio. Roughly twenty excuse me twelve thousand of them but now we're learning that thousands more could be on their way from columbia from panama from peru. That can triple the number of migrants in south texas. Nbc's mortgage huskies in del rio. Julia ainsley covers the vhs. She broke the story about this new group of migrants. That may be headed here. Truly at what. Can you tell us if you'd think about what has happened in haiti in the last few weeks in the last few years. It's a dire situation at home for them it is. There really isn't a home for these people to go back to stephanie. A lot of these haitians left their home country. Some around the two thousand ten earthquake others during the devastating events. They're both natural and political. That have occurred in haiti over these years. They've been living in south america. Many of them were there around the olympics. In two thousand sixteen their opportunities there have dried up. It is very hard for them to find work or find any way to feed their families and now according to internal documents that we obtained last night. Dhs monitoring a group of more than twenty thousand haitians that have all amassed northern colombia. Maybe the next group to come here. They're also more than a thousand and panama more than a thousand in peru. they're also monitoring these groups to see if they come. Thousands of haitians are gathering in other countries preparing to enter the united states. All dude to to to joe biden and his policies all due to this administration's open borders remember. When hillary clinton dreamed of open borders. It's coming to fruition.

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Nerves on edge on Spanish island as quakes, lava threaten

AP News Radio

00:48 sec | 3 weeks ago

Nerves on edge on Spanish island as quakes, lava threaten

"Moves all room age on a Spanish island a small quake tremors and lava flows threaten several small earthquakes have shaken the Spanish island of La Palma as rivers of lava continued to flow toward the sea and a new vent blows open on the mountainside this one at three thousand feet is north of the ridge with the volcano first erupted on Sunday after a week of thousands of small earthquakes that's so cool earth quake swarm was a warning a big of option was likely allowing more than five thousand people to be evacuated critically avoiding casualties on the stoppable rivers of lava have rolled down the hillsides bending and crushing everything ahead I'm Charles there this month

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Haitian Government Asks Biden Administration to Pause Mass Deportations

MSNBC Morning Joe

01:56 min | 3 weeks ago

Haitian Government Asks Biden Administration to Pause Mass Deportations

"The haitian government is asking the biden administration to pause mass deportations of migrants back to haiti amid a surge of haitian migrants crossing the rio grande river river. Nbc news correspondent. Morgan chaska got exclusive access to the southern texas encampment. These migrants are now calling home. These are the men women and children calling the shade of texas border bridge. Whole the group. Mostly from haiti. Now number nearly fifteen thousand strong. They've come here with little hoping to claim asylum and turn launching a massive mission for state and federal agencies secure. The border provide and process every single person over the last few days we moved approximately thirty three hundred individuals. We expect that number to increase in the days ahead. Our crew granted exclusive access to visit with those whose futures remain uncertain. This woman named yvo telling us she's been here more than a week and his barely eaten for many. They're only nourishment the food and water handouts. That can't come fast enough now has been only a matter of days since this group's swelled in size underneath the bridge but as we push this direction you can see that there is already a small city that has formed here in the shadow out this rich plants from the riverbank being used in some cases as temporary roofs as children playing the shade. Everyone trying to do whatever they can to stay cool. Massive accusations along the border began this morning. Some planes flying migrants from san antonio direct to port-au-prince haiti others are being bused to other processing locations. Such as paso laredo. Those flown home today returned to a country still reeling from a devastating earthquake. Deportation flights only expected to arrive in the coming

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Alfred Wegner Takes Continental Drift to the Next Level

Everything Everywhere Daily

02:19 min | 3 weeks ago

Alfred Wegner Takes Continental Drift to the Next Level

"It was a really interesting guy. Born in eighteen eighty in germany got his degree in astronomy but became meteorologist which was still a rather new field at the time. His primary interest was in the northern polar regions. And how air circulated. He participated in four expeditions to greenland and was one of the first meteorologist to adopt the use of weather balloons. However meteorology and expeditions to greenland aren't what alfred wegener is best known for its for his contributions to geology and geophysics. The idea that he is remembered for began innocently enough on christmas day nineteen ten. He was at his friend's house when he began looking at his brand new world. Atlas he made the observation that south america and africa seemed like they fit together like pieces in a puzzle. I should that he was far from the first person to notice this once. Decent maps began being published. In the last part of the sixteenth century people. i observed the same thing. The first person we know of who made the observation was dutch. Cartographer abraham or telling us or telling us created the first modern atlas in fifteen seventy which means he was probably the first person to have the idea because no one before that really had a good grasp of the geography of the continent's william colby wrote in his book on geologic history. Quote abraham are telling us in his work to doris geographic suggested that the americas were torn away from europe and africa by earthquakes and floods and went on to say the vestiges of the rupture. Reveal themselves if someone brings forward a map of the world and considers carefully the coasts of the three continents and quote. Ortelius was far from alone after him. The idea that the continents fit together somehow kept popping up theater. Christoph lilienthal alexander von humboldt antonio snider pellegrini and alfred russel wallace all made the same observation one or two hundred years before moreover there were several other scientists just a decade before who came to a similar conclusion. In fact. there's a good chance that you probably made the same observation. One of the first times that you saw a world map they took the idea to another level however he began by cutting up maps and piecing the landmasses together like a puzzle. He was able to put the continents together into one giant continent that he named panja from the greek words for all and land.

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US Launches Mass Expulsion of Haitian Migrants From Texas

THE NEWS with Anthony Davis

01:57 min | 3 weeks ago

US Launches Mass Expulsion of Haitian Migrants From Texas

"The. Us flu haitians cramped in texas border town back to their homeland on sunday and try blocking others from crossing the border from mexico in a massive show of force that signaled the beginning of what could be one of america's swiftest large-scale expulsions of migrants or refugees in decades more than three hundred twenty migrants arrived in port-au-prince on three flights and haiti said six flights were expected on tuesday in all. Us authorities move to expel many of the more than twelve. Thousand migrants camped around bridge in del. Rio texas off to crossing from mexico. The only obvious parallel for such an expulsion without an opportunity to seek asylum was in nineteen ninety-two when the coast guard intercepted haitian refugees at sea. Similarly large numbers of mexicans have been sent home during peak years of immigration but over land a not so suddenly central americans have also crossed the border in comparible numbers without being subject to mass expulsion although mexico has agreed to accept them from the us the pandemic related authority in effect since march. Twenty twenty when the border was closed on sunday. The migrants initially found other ways to cross nearby until they were confronted by federal and state law enforcement. Mexico said on sunday would also begin deporting haitians to their homeland. A government officials said the flights would be from towns near the us border and the border with guatemala where the largest group remains haitians have migrating to the us in large numbers from south america for several years. Many having left the caribbean nation after a devastating twenty ten earthquake. Some of the migrants at the del. Rio cam said the recent devastating earthquake in haiti and the assassination of president. Moe's made them afraid to return to a country that seems more unstable than when they left.

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US Begins Flying Haitian Migrants Home From Texas

AP News Radio

01:03 min | 3 weeks ago

US Begins Flying Haitian Migrants Home From Texas

"The US tries to stop the flow of migrants by blocking the Mexican border at the Texas town where Haitian refugees set up camp but they continue to find new routes at the same time the U. S.'s started flying them back to Haiti thousands of patients are camping out under the del Rio rich with many saying they won't be deterred a U. S. official who spoke on condition of anonymity told the Associated Press several flights departed Sunday and that's just the start many of the migrants have lived in Latin America for years but are now seeking asylum in the U. S. as economic opportunities dry up some say the earthquake and disaster nation of Haiti's president make them afraid to return girly Joseph is with Haitian bridge alliance in del Rio trying to help them in the United States the super power for what first what country can not absorb the people at the border how do we expect he need to absorb them while some Haitian lawmakers say the migrants will be welcomed back others question whether or not the infrastructure is there I'm Julie Walker

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Biden Administration Plans Expulsion of Haitian Migrants near Texas Border

NPR News Now

00:37 sec | 3 weeks ago

Biden Administration Plans Expulsion of Haitian Migrants near Texas Border

"New administration is facing pushback over. Its plan to move those haitian migrants who are camp beneath a bridge on the us side of the border with mexico near del. Rio texas carleen. Joseph is with the activist group. Haitian bridge alliance. People have literally been spending five months on a journey dying on the way on me to be met with extreme violence again. only to be deported. Back to the same you know a disaster to the earthquake zones that they have fled homeland. Security department has announced plans to remove the migrants deportation. Flights are expected to start today.

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4.3 Magnitude Earthquake Shakes Southern California

Saturday Morning Update with Rick Fowler

00:33 sec | Last month

4.3 Magnitude Earthquake Shakes Southern California

"Night, still rattling some nerves here, mostly because of the flaring that's going on at the marathon Petroleum refinery. The fireballs coming through the refinery, also saying, This is the normal safety procedures burning off the excessive gas right after the earthquake. 4.3 magnitude epicenter less than a mile east southeast of the city of Carson, one of the car dealerships, right Here by the refinery, saying, Oh, they felt it alright, describing it as a rolling feeling building up to a strong, powerful jolt, maybe about five seconds and that was it, but it was filled from Ventura County all the way down to Orange County, Fox News said. Last ghost in sports the Nats blowing

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No Injuries as 4.3-Magnitude Earthquake Rattles Los Angeles

NPR News Now

00:15 sec | Last month

No Injuries as 4.3-Magnitude Earthquake Rattles Los Angeles

"Mild earthquake shook los angeles friday night the us geological survey put its magnitude four point three and said it was centered about twenty miles southeast of downtown los angeles there no reports of major damage or injuries. This is npr

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Southwest China Earthquake Collapses Homes, Kills at Least 3

AP News Radio

00:41 sec | Last month

Southwest China Earthquake Collapses Homes, Kills at Least 3

"An earthquake in southwest China was damaged at least thirty five buildings and killed at least three people Chinese state media says that the quake in Szechuan destroyed homes besides the deaths dozens have been injured the magnitude six quake struck in the early morning and was around six miles deep with an epicentre around one hundred twenty miles southeast of Chengdu the provincial capital rescue workers have been going door to door in heavy rain searching for people in damaged homes with well because distributing mooncakes a traditional treat for next week's mid autumn festival and all the food at shelters I'm Charles the last month

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Could Larry Elder Create a Political Earthquake?

Mike Gallagher Podcast

01:17 min | Last month

Could Larry Elder Create a Political Earthquake?

"Hoping there's a political earthquake out of california. And larry elder is going to be the next governor biden's out there babbling ranting whispering campaigning for for gavin newsom. If you've got biden they're you know they're rattled and they're worried. Here's joe biden. Attacking larry elder as best. He can because to democrats they think. Being a trump supporter is a slur this year lady. Republican running for governor is closest thing to a trump clone that i've ever seen in years not really mean it. And he's leading. The other team is the clone of donald trump. Can you imagine him being governor of the state. You can't let that happen. Every time. He leans forward by blood. Runs starts whispering. You can and that. You know this country's got you as president

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IAEA Sends Experts to Japan to Review Fukushima Water Release Plan

UN News

00:54 sec | Last month

IAEA Sends Experts to Japan to Review Fukushima Water Release Plan

"The international atomic energy agency. I a and japan have agreed on thursday to a time line on monitoring the treated water to be released from the fukami shot chai nuclear power. Plant an i. E. eighteen met with senior officials in japan to officially launch a review process of the water that became contaminated with radioactive elements after an earthquake and soon nami in twenty eleven. The first in a series of visits to monitor the treated water. That will be released in. Twenty twenty three is part of a es commitment to keep the process under observation before during and after the water discharge the i a special task force for water. Disposal will meet in the coming weeks to prepare the reviews. I chief rafael marianna. Welcome japan's invitation to conduct the first technical review by the end of the year

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Powerful Earthquake Near Mexico's Acapulco Kills at Least 1

AP News Radio

00:43 sec | Last month

Powerful Earthquake Near Mexico's Acapulco Kills at Least 1

"A powerful earthquake struck near the Pacific resort city of Acapulco killing at least one person and causing buildings to rock and sway in Mexico City nearly two hundred miles away people rushed into the capital's streets following the quake the trip was causing power outages in many parts of the city the epicenter was close to Acapulco striking at a depth of around six miles according to the U. S. tsunami warning system a tsunami was possible in that region of the Pacific coast the entire west coast of the American continent he's on the so called Pacific ring of fire which is known for seismic activity I'm Charles de Ledesma

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Powerful Earthquake Strikes Southwest Mexico

AP 24 Hour News

00:30 sec | Last month

Powerful Earthquake Strikes Southwest Mexico

Strong Earthquake Hits Near Acapulco, Mexico

NPR News Now

00:18 sec | Last month

Strong Earthquake Hits Near Acapulco, Mexico

"Mexico. A magnitude seven earthquake stricken area near acapulco causing damage to several buildings. The quake was felt over two hundred miles away. In mexico. city prompting some frightened residents there to flee to safety power outages were reported in some parts of the city.

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Dems Push Biden on Spending Bill Following Hurricane Ida

WMAL Talk

00:37 sec | Last month

Dems Push Biden on Spending Bill Following Hurricane Ida

"Next weekend. On the 20th anniversary of the attacks. Democrats are using Hurricane Ida to push passage of an infrastructure bill. And a much more expensive human infrastructure agenda. Democrats hope to pass both bills soon they're linking environmental issues with social programs. Even some Republicans who backed the bipartisan infrastructure plan said hurricane item made their case disaster aid used to be easy to pass in Congress. That's because every part of the country faces natural disasters be the earthquakes or tornadoes. But that changed the last time a major storm struck New York

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Food for the Poor Is Feeding Starving Families

Mike Gallagher Podcast

01:43 min | Last month

Food for the Poor Is Feeding Starving Families

"It's time right now to do a little bit of god stuff we. I have been show blessed by an audience that has donated over one hundred and thirty two thousand dollars to our food for the poor campaign to help children and families devastated by the seven point two magnitude earthquake in haiti over the weekend. We're closing in on one hundred and forty thousand dollars in donations. We always end strong with these campaigns. You did it again. This show is the standard bear. This show is at the top of the heap and collectively. My colleagues and i have raised well over four hundred thousand dollars so that we can rush food and medicine and water. We got problems all over. You know we can't solve all the world's problems we can't solve all the country's problems but when you have a path to help somebody. I hope you take it. I want you to hear from paul jacobs. Paul jacobs from food for the poor. Who assures us that the money that is being donated by this audience is being rushed to haiti through the contacts. They've made over there with their thirty five years. Working on the island have more than a dozen food centers run by community leaders across the country. That are helping the poor. Get into a far-reaching areas so they win you give right now. Clint that help eighty banner. Your guest is going into the hands. In resourcing pastors in local ministries community partners. That have been vetted for thirty five years. That are going to do the best work and have the most impact.

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"earthquake" Discussed on Sounds Good with Branden Harvey

Sounds Good with Branden Harvey

02:51 min | Last month

"earthquake" Discussed on Sounds Good with Branden Harvey

"To provide advice for people on how to avoid falling objects. Keep them. don't forget there's the aftershocks. Here's some information about how you can help you heard in your area and your you could contact and then when we saw tropical storm grace coming activated that sms system again texting people because you can imagine an earthquake followed by a storm. It's just emergency on top of emergency so giving people information is is just one key. Stop after that. Our our next physician is let us find ways to bring in if there are universally needed supplies. We wanna bring those likliest. We've got three thousand kits with emergency supplies including tarps so laundry so diapers water purification tablets things that we know that everyone who is affected will need and then the next wave coming after that is emergency cash assistance and the idea brandon. Air is that people's needs are different. Which is such a basic n n seemingly obvious thing but someone may have lost a wheelchair and they need to replace it. someone may have lost livestock and that's their income and that's how they provide for their family and they'd rather son son money on that so we can get cash to people so quickly and that means that they can purchase what they need most urgently. So that's another huge sign of hope. That i see in the entire humanitarian community honestly because twenty years ago. That's not really the way that we did emergencies. We know as a sector humanitarian broaden goods and on an island nation. Like this what you're talking about as good getting stuck in the port. That's what's happening now. Most supplies come to haiti by by ship. Not by not by air so. The airports aren't really equipped to take in large supplies of goods. But that's what we need to do. Emergency when you thanks to be here fast. So when we check the local stores we make sure you know are are things available. Are things getting resupplied. Are the prices reasonable. What are the prices. How much money people need we can get people cash so that they can purchase what they need specifically and support the local economy. This is a revolution in the way that humanitarian aid is. Working dot is more dignified. It's more empowering and we know that local economies are the engine of a strong recovery so instead of undermining person who lives and works in haiti at makes arps or sells shoes. We are restoring.

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"earthquake" Discussed on Sounds Good with Branden Harvey

Sounds Good with Branden Harvey

04:36 min | Last month

"earthquake" Discussed on Sounds Good with Branden Harvey

"A local authorities that they were already in contact with because they were doing work here and said okay. Where do we go. Who can wayne. Who can we reach out to do. You know who's been hardest hit and it's the have been able to have those immediate conversations is what is going to put you on the right path to getting help to people maybe specialized expertise is needed. Certainly specialized equipment specialized search and rescue teams in those first early days and then in this stage of the response organizations like mercy corps having Having a way to procured bring in large amounts of supplies or being able to bring in additional experts but it all starts and needs to be continued to be led by the knowledge of the community. That's been affected. I think it's really encouraging to hear that there has been that volition. It's heartbreaking the that wasn't addressed back in twenty ten but the progress actually leaves me feeling a little bit more encouraged and and you spoke to this idea of of the beauty of of neighbors helping neighbors and people showing up and leading these locally led efforts and i'm curious where are you seeing signs of hope on the ground like what are the moments that are leaving. You feeling hopeful. In spite of the absolutely heartbreaking situation so i would say that the first the first nineteen sources of hope for me our team members. My colleagues are here. Seven in the until you know wheat way into the night People are working incredibly long hours and with the just tremendous levels of energy tremendous levels dedication. People are so solution oriented. So kind of thinking about Are this is the problem. Here's like three different ways. We could approach this problem. In addition the this neighbor-to-neighbor outreach. It is across the country of haiti. Of course the earthquake was felt importer. Prints that this earthquake did not affect order prints. It affected this rural area in the south and so we have people port-au-prince who are sending donations sending supplies family members are are reaching out to help family members and i think it's really important for people to know even down one. St not every houses affected equally. Earthquake is so random. It's so callous. In that way know one house night just crash another house may be levelled and so having having not community come together and having people support each other it is a huge sign of hope because those those helpers those like mr rogers helpers that you wanna look to. They're right next to you there beside you there. You and so. That's really inspiring. That's really inspiring. I love this and then tell me about like what bercy cores role is right. Now i know that you are focused in on the particular things that mercy chorus skilled at. What is that look like right now in. How might that change in the coming days and weeks and emergency response and i've been doing this for seven and a half year so some knowledge on not the most knowledgeable. But i've been doing it for a while and it. It really resembles like a very elaborate Dance or lake chessboard. Everybody has different roles that they can play So for example. We don't do medical doctors without borders says medical and like we work right alongside them when we share information. That may say like okay. What are you seeing here. What is we do sometimes water sanitation hygiene and they say look people are going to be healthier and we can control disease with better water sanitation gene. So it's this. It's this continuous partnership even before right so even before we had kind of people extra people coming in on the ground even before the earthquake after the two thousand ten earthquake we set up mercy corps. Set up an sms early warning system so anytime there's a hurricane on its way we are able to text message people and say we have a for people who don't have cell phones. There's a person in the community has a phone was assigned to spread the word. So we'll be texting out that network. They can go sailing. Repeat a very serious storm is on the way. Usually you need to do so immediately. Following the earthquake we activated that system.

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"earthquake" Discussed on Radio Boston

Radio Boston

04:04 min | 2 months ago

"earthquake" Discussed on Radio Boston

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"earthquake" Discussed on Everything Everywhere Daily

Everything Everywhere Daily

04:22 min | 2 months ago

"earthquake" Discussed on Everything Everywhere Daily

"Many large earthquakes throughout history. Many of them share very common stories in terms of the devastation which they left behind what sets the great lisbon earthquake. Apart from other such disasters is that it was really three different disasters that hit the city on the same day. All three disasters had the same genesis but the sequence in which they hit. The city made the day far more deadly than it would have been otherwise as i mentioned in the introduction november. I was a holy day on the catholic calendar which meant that. Everyone was supposed to attend church that morning. This actually is an important fact. That will play into the story later. The population of lisbon in seventeen fifty five was approximately two hundred and seventy five to three hundred thousand people. Lisbon was the capital of the portuguese empire which held territory in europe south africa africa asia and many smaller islands in between this made lisbon one of the most important cities in the world at the time at nine thirty a. m. as people were going to or attending church. The first tremor struck they were loud and noticeable but they didn't cause much in the way of destruction the console from the city of hamburg. Germany later reported quote. We i heard a rumble like the noise of a carriage and it became louder and louder until it was as loud as the loudest noise of a gun immediately after that we felt the i tremble unquote based on what happened. Modern estimates are that there was a slip in the azores gibraltar transform. Fault this fault line that runs. Approximately from the strait of gibraltar. to the a'sore islands. One tectonic plate was thrust over another and the movement of land might have been as much as one cluster. The epicenter of the earthquake was believed to have been just off the southwestern most point of portugal near cape saint vincent at nine forty a m. The main earthquake hit church bells ringing all over the city and just as quickly buildings began to collapse. The churches which were full of people were the largest source of casualties for a period of ten minutes. There were three major quakes that shook the city to its foundations. It's estimated that the earthquake measured eight point four on the richter scale just to give you an idea of how much the ground moved in the middle of lisbon city center. There were fissures in the ground. Five meters or sixteen feet wide. The earthquake was the first of the three disasters as the quake was in progress..

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"earthquake" Discussed on Sci-Fi Talk: The First Season

Sci-Fi Talk: The First Season

03:27 min | 2 months ago

"earthquake" Discussed on Sci-Fi Talk: The First Season

"And she makes the choice to try and cover it up even though it wasn't her fault in the first place But a series of wrong decisions and and how that can spiral and then how that can can work on your conscience and make you start questioning yourself in questioning. What's going on and questioning reality and And then she gets stuck in an elevator with an earthquake A and it's funny because we were filming it and not to later. The earthquake happened. Learn a little. I'll tell you we forget that we can be in an elevator and something like that happens..

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"earthquake" Discussed on Best of The Steve Harvey Morning Show

Best of The Steve Harvey Morning Show

07:31 min | 3 months ago

"earthquake" Discussed on Best of The Steve Harvey Morning Show

"I know how you feel now. I know how louis of having a real woman had. I met this woman for you know Out another member. None of the women. I ever been in my life. She's you just noted significance of what a woman is. You know what i mean and the value of a woman and i. It's nothing against the women that i've been with. That had been with her. I would ask more of the women that i was with now that i know what a real woman by you really here contributing to what what i am. We're gonna be talking with earthquake this morning when we come back. We go find the netflix special. The movie what is laser. Jen will be back with the legend. That ease earthquake. You're listening to show everybody. We back our special guests this morning. Comedian actor radio personality. Friend of this radio show for years a friend of mine for long long time. Quake been knowing each other when i had it wrong both times. Quite go back to the eighties. We're using today. I met quite before. I met subject entertain. I'm i'd say eighty nine. I made quite before. That's crazy man. Yeah i didn't think. I would ever he you say which you just said i think dammit i'm finished cry. I ever earthquake say nothing like this man. I've been on this for a long time. What you asked me that time you you can quit the other evidence married again. i like. Nah ain't no way. And i didn't know the significance of what is to have a woman that does that is that was put here to enhance of who you are. And it changed my life and they made me think to myself. Had i known this. A what the quality of what i have never this. It will change my whole for every other woman i ever would have messed with in my life so it now i i say something i tell my train you know. Take sex of the equation with any woman and you be with. Would you be if you intimate with. And i about self. I'll say now. Because now i understand you know when being the have a woman of substance in your life to make you a better man off of in those would be my qualifications from from death to the day i leave this erc when a woman can Do things for you without you asking and be there to assist you in fushun confidence and have your back in make you a better man always knew told a joke longtime i'd say i'm always one good woman from making it and And i never had that. When i got one heck knows saying so i. I was laughing that i wouldn't go. Never meet my potential found that person to be with that enhanced me and made me a better man so it came apart and then things just been rolling everything and you know. Quite meter happier wake. Do you see what happens is you. Didn't you couldn't have been this earlier because you didn't know this existed exactly you. Ns space. i didn't know this existed. So it wasn't won't. I just thought yours out that exactly. I thought you just drove the car to you. Ran into the wall. Crash burn gets ass out. Get another cop wall to crash birds. And there's some people i know. Just stay in the car. While is bernie. I flew them doggy. No man a quake all right quick man. We'll be back sit tight. You're listening to morning show out. Everybody went back with the one and only earthquake. So let me ask you this question. Man you radio show on sirius man channel ninety six and it's called a quakes. How tell us about it. We got the number one radio show on thursday. Kim sat out to kevin. Hart gave me a break Kevin hodge radio. And i've been with him is inaugural and we three years. He took to show the number one and we continue on and get it done. It's called quake house kicking in my house and get you can always come to my house. My house is clean. 'cause i got that that only delta airlines over here you have it Do you have any co host on the show. Me just bring a different group of fortified comedians and we talk about different segments. And i bring a million. We go for two hours. They bring in football and that just makes me crazy because was so. That's what we doing now. No man. But i i've been rolling with this crew silent so long man i i really couldn't even see myself doing radio without the folks here. I'll seriously they came and said we don't take them from coming in here. I mean not real darn coming in here without child. He'll come we'll go make me shirley really make me to work if they come to became. Come to work man looking for years. I asked after. Monday's quake man. I want to say congratulations to you man. 'cause i've known you to hold time man. I've always thought that she was that catman. That was deserving of it. You know. I'm gonna tell you something man we've never told you we were talking about the king's originally your name came in. The hat is just wall to late and didn't know who you are. He didn't understand and then After bernie past you know we were talking about remaking canes just for a minute we decided not to and we said we need somebody to go up there in in in place of bernie to represent. Go he's gonna do some things and your name came up here man. I just wanted you to always know man always thought of in that real select group of brothers mandate new hot is world. That's that's why really watch pale came and got you. And that's why. Oh oh kevin hart gave you a shot on. Radio caused those of us that did it at a high level quake. We know we knew exactly. Who the hell you will cause yo ass on that stage man update full blown villemin man you a nothing to play with one thing about you. You get yo neonates on the.

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"earthquake" Discussed on The Times: Daily news from the L.A. Times

The Times: Daily news from the L.A. Times

04:56 min | 4 months ago

"earthquake" Discussed on The Times: Daily news from the L.A. Times

"So cal had a significant earthquake in a major urban areas. Actually not that long ago. Nineteen ninety four. The northridge earthquake that hit the san fernando valley region. It was only magnitude. six point. seven magnitude is a globally accepted. Way to measure power six point. Seven is big. Not that big. Get the damage. The northridge quake cause was massive. Can you remind us of the devastation. It caused yeah so northridge. Earthquake was actually the costliest natural disaster to have hit the us at the time to be news time. Four thirty two. We've experienced what we believe very very strong earthquake to northridge. Earthquake measured six point seven on the richter scale and shook los angeles in the predawn hours of january seventeenth nineteen ninety-four. So not only did it. Hit the san fernando valley. It also hit places like santa. Monica in central l. a. and fifty seven people died including sixteen who were crushed in just a single apartment complex. This was one of those ding bat apartment buildings where the ground story is held up by skinny polls for carports like a horrific way to die with some of the residents initially surviving but eventually dying due to the weight of the debris. Suffocating them everything that was in the cupboards in the kitchen plates. Vases you name it. Everything was shattered laying on the floor. Goldstein considers himself. Lucky right next door. A two story apartment complex of the same design as his collapsed killing sixteen people. Twelve thousand homes and businesses suffered moderate to severe damage in the quake. Ten bridges collapsed. Don only did two hundred of these apartment. Buildings get seriously damaged or destroyed..

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"earthquake" Discussed on WCBM 680 AM

WCBM 680 AM

01:44 min | 1 year ago

"earthquake" Discussed on WCBM 680 AM

"The earthquake rocks were split tombs were opened and the bodies of many saints who had fallen asleep were raised and coming forth from their tombs after his resurrection they enter the holy city and appeared to many the centurion and the man who who are keeping watch over Jesus feared greatly when they saw the earthquake and all that was transferred to transform and they said truly this was the son of god the gospel of the lord the cross graphically shows what committed love looks like in this world love selflessly and you'll find yourself naked nailed down stand up for human dignity the powerful will come after you attempts to free others for risk and service they will walk away but alas there is more to it than that as souls in Easton road if only it were so simple if only there were evil people somewhere insidiously committing evil deeds and it were necessary only to separate them from the rest of us and destroy them but the line dividing good and evil runs through the heart of every human being and who is willing to destroy a piece of his own heart in Jesus god embraces what we reject in ourselves and in.

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"earthquake" Discussed on News Radio 1190 KEX

News Radio 1190 KEX

01:42 min | 1 year ago

"earthquake" Discussed on News Radio 1190 KEX

"Ansible for a pandemic that goes around the world I mean maybe it just happens unfortunately it just happens how do you hold it how do you hold anybody responsible for an earthquake when all our earthquake criteria have been met so here you are and all right for example when I built my house I met earthquake criteria right I met the code and the major earthquake hits down I go do I sue the city because it didn't make the requirements strong enough I mean it's it's several levels and that's where we're going right here and I and I I I feel I feel for you and I I'll tell you what people sometimes do I which they've done there was one of the many psychologists and I have not have had over the years I go to psychology as side to the point where they're psychologist I R. I pay for and what they've done instead of sending the kids to summer camp is one parent or two parents got together and they set up a fact of Lee a sort of summer camp in the garage in the home watching movies and that is what to do with the law but I'm saying you you get the neighborhood together and maybe you take turns and you get a syllabus from the school they will provide homework to the kids can do and you make do and that's our suggestion I have then you just staying home and camping out if you could put eight or ten or twelve kids in one home and then you you tell your your your boss here's what's going to happen here's what's going to happen I or you telecommute and if the company just shuts down there's not much you can do.

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"earthquake" Discussed on The Current

The Current

11:44 min | 1 year ago

"earthquake" Discussed on The Current

"Quebec politician Dominique gloves parents. George UNGLOVED in Mealy Neptune. I'm glad we're among those killed in the earthquake. She also lost her uncle and her cousin last month as the tenth anniversary approached. She spoke in Quebec's National Assembly and told the story of her sister calling her twenty four hours after the quake Zepa Mama. That's my Malacca School because you've been the dominique ungloved is saying and I said Dad and mum and it was at that moment that I understood that in one blow. I had lost my father my mother. My uncle and my cousin Domenico glove is the liberal member in the National Assembly for the Montreal writing sent Santan. Good Morning Good Morning told me about that moment in the National Assembly this incredibly powerful Oh was It was very emotional national and I you know a today's beforehand. I didn't know whether I was going to do it. Or not I didn't know whether I was capable of speaking about this The National National Assembly. But then I I also have the responsibility to do that. My parents were due to Friskin Indians to be identified the aftermath of the earthquake and I think This story is not only my story but it's the story of hundreds of thousands of people have been acted by this earthquake. So I thought I I had to do it and I didn't know exactly what I was going to say. How was going to come out but I just shared the story like it happened And how I felt and remembering my sister calling me and my sister not being able to tell me dad and mom had passed away she was only able to tell me Who was my aunt? She's alive and Nick is alive and then I was saying and dad and she was an me is alive and sitting repeating all those lanes the people that were alive. He was incapable of telling me who was who had passed away. And that's how I understood what was going on you make that speech And then what happens. Politics can be a pretty divisive Participation to be in we know that people have different sides that they're involved in what happened happened in in that moment after when you go in regardless of what party you're from You go in because you think you can change the oil change things and I think we all human the the end so I had people from different parties coming to me and hugging me and and I could see people being emotional across all parties. Although it was a very sad moment it was also a very moving moment because as people were were all touched touched by the story and you know we have significant is for our patient as ranked Quebec. It's very hard to be quebecer and not to know one percents. That originally comes from Haiti eighty took me back a decade ago. When you first heard that their head burn earthquake in Haiti what did you think what went through your mind you know? I was restaurant and I was having dinner and somebody call into earthquake in Haiti. I'm like okay my parents out there because you're on vacation but All later it was it was nothing for me because earthquake is not something that is necessary. Terrible so I but almost like five minutes later somebody called I said. Did you see the earthquake. Oh did you hear about it and then I started realizing okay. It's more serious than I thought. And we started making phone calls all didn't have used but it was not surprising. The lines were caught and I had to wait until the next day to have news. We thought we had good connections. Some people giving us information and it was all all it was all wrong. In in from members of my family yet had died so Twenty four hours of not knowing of certainty the of stress fear and And then the news. I was going to say what were those twenty four hours like. I can't imagine seeing images hearing about it but not not knowing the state of your family. What was it was terrible? It was it was terrible. But you know we have very We're very resilient family. So he's trying to stay very active calling people finding solutions reaching out so it was also very a busy so you did have time to think too much about all this. You're trying to I was emotive trying to find solutions. But you can only imagine what a what it's like and then to us But then few hours later spoke with my aunt who had lost her her son Mike. My cousin who was twenty four years old passed away as spoke to to his mom. My aunt my aunt and she said you know dominate the dead. And there's nothing we can do about that. There's so many more things that you need to did you for the people that are alive so she was so strong that I told myself I'm here here. I am in Montreal and able to a half a positive influence despite everything that we're going to try to find solutions for the other people that are in need will deal with all this afterwards but if if we can actually get some food get people over there to help out and get back on the get back on their feet that this will will be contributing so it's a a personal tragedy within national or international catastrophe. Told me about your parents. They sounded like remarkable people So both my parents were from Haiti. the move to Quebec nineteen. sixty-nine was born in seventy four. And the reason why I was born and raised in Quebec is because my father was a was as a political prisoner under underdeveloped and He he had to leave the country and he came to Quebec in. co-founded the University of Montreal mom became a teacher and they were very involved in their communities. And when I say community for back he shouldn't communities in in Montreal. We all My mom was very involved with them. Female female groups and And my dad always invited some some kind of politics because he ended up being a minister Mr in the end in in Haiti And I think it's their engagement values that have That I've really they were able to transfer that aura to conveyed those values to us. We are with following we we walking in the footsteps. Your mom wrote a thesis. What what was the thesis? The thesis was the work of women. or how men become rich so basically defunct communism in infringing Basically illustrating that a lot of the men in he Had some money. But because of the work of the women supporting them she she was a feminist and The the book was all about the impact award jump women in the in the country. How did the work you talked about the impact that they had on Quebec Society? How did their work shape who you are now because you were involved in engineering before their death right? That's probably the reason why I mean politics today because they've always encouraged me to think about what difference I can make in the world and Politics is one way of doing that. So that's the certainly the reason why I'm doing what I'm doing today. And that that advice that motivation that your aunt gave you about The the work that you can do to help the living. What did that mean to you in terms of where you are now? It's something that I carry with me all the time. And even the National Assembly I share the fact that he had After exile after being sent to jail and finally he was a he was sent to tinker Acre back but He wrote a letter to my mom. And he said you know we're going to go and build I'm just going to translate it as a As I can right now but we're going to build tomorrow's at that look like our dreams so I thought disin- exactly what they've been able. STU gives us as values despite what's going on you always have to stand up and and fight for what you think is right we he also With the with the singer rocket fire outage in session Stein founded a foundation called copy which which means stand up inquiry all and to support people in Haiti. So I think these are values that are very very alive and that I'm trying to convert my own children that that cushion that you mentioned from your father. I mean that was that was in a letter that you found that he that he rotate your mother. Yes I mean told me about that letter. So the ladder The letter was written the year of I was born and it's also the year where he was sent to jail in that sent back to Quebec and After after they had passed away I was looking at all the papers and documents and I found that card For Chris it's on December. Twenty four th. He's writing this letter. My mom is pregnant. He goes to a nearby. My mom too tim unique and to you who doesn't have a name and he writes this card and at the end he said despite everything the wheel bill bill tomorrow was that looked like our dreams. it's very moving. It's it shows the strength that he had in the in the courage and I think we need to be inspired by this every day. When you look at the situation now in Haiti a decade after the earthquake What do you see? Of course. Haiti is going through difficult situation right now. Too Complex country a because of the dictatorship Because of everything that went wrong afterwards. A Haiti is in is in this current situation. That is very hard. The there are some initiatives that are clearly working being at the local level and copies a good example of that when you see communities are Becoming financially independent creative a standing up for themselves working agriculture working in education But at the end of the day like in any place in the world you need a stable government to make things happen and so if you think of those words that were in the letter that your father wrote to your mother that idea of building days that resemble our dreams or building days as that resembled our futures. What are your dreams for Haiti? They finally get A government that is table in they can actually focused focused on building. This new generation of leader kept population is under twenty years old It's a wealth unbelievable believable wealth. And and I really hope that there is a leader or group of people That will be able to Create opportunities for this new generation. It's a real pleasure to talk to you about this if I wanted to say. Thank you in Creole holiday. Say That you would say Miss Yuppie. Dominique Messina appeal. Thank you so much. Domini ungloved is the liberal M._N._A.. For the Montreal writing a centenary Santan for more C._B._C.. PODCASTS Goto C._B._C.. Dot C._A. Slash podcasts..

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"earthquake" Discussed on The Children's Hour

The Children's Hour

05:02 min | 2 years ago

"earthquake" Discussed on The Children's Hour

"Being supplied to the bottom of the volcano and If that happens then whatever magma might be there might get a chance to actually freeze and become solid and there will be no more eruptions. I've heard that the I'm Hamish's mountain were was the volcano. Like what the hot springs that I've heard that if they're the volcano there might be hot springs. Yeah so the Hamas volcano was indeed of okay no it still is The last big eruption in that volcano was about one point two five five million years ago. So that's a long time ago. But the heat and activity the magmatic activity like you know when you think think about molten magma that might still exist today at great depth beneath the Hamas Volcano And that heat is still coming Out and what happens is rain waterfalls and goes into these cracks and gets taken very deep down and gets heated up and and then comes back out as hot spring water. We're talking with Dr Masumi Roy. She is a professor of physics and astronomy at the University of New Mexico with with a specialty in Earth. Science we're talking about volcanoes and earthquakes is thou talk loud too many ways and times roll water silverlake AAC golden two parallel around the minute wooden canoe in the big rug amounts Muser land. I've heard of bow springtimes now will meet me. Feel clover owned bounced go. No Snow Rain Fall Down the Big Rock Candy Mountain Eh. uh-huh Rock in the mountains lands fair and bright pennies grow Bush Asleep out every cow Sarande meadows and their evening butter cups. Unbound don't go there ain't no snow and rain fall in the wind. Blow out of the person of these peppermint entries. Ramazzotti fountains eliminates rinsing. The Blue Bird Sings in the Big Rock Candy Mountain Elizabeth Mitchell and Lisa Loeb from two two thousand three release. Catch the moon. This is the children's hour. I'm Katie Stone in. The studio with us are charlize on our crew. High Kids and Dr Masumi Roy from the University of New Mexico's physics and Astronomy Department Hartman. She specializes in Earth Science. And we're talking about volcanoes and earthquakes. What is a super volcano as Super Volcano? Okay no is one of these huge eruptions where more than a hundred cubic kilometers of stuff comes out of the earth In a single eruption. Can you give us a sense. Of how much is a hundred cubic kilometers. So one hundred cubic kilometers is about route six miles by six miles by about one kilometer. So if you were to take a six mile six mile area like say that area area around downtown Albuquerque and doug down something like a kilometer into the earth and removed all dirt. That's how much material bill gets. Arrested in. One hundred cubic kilometer eruption and a super volcano is something. That's a lot bigger than that. So that's kind of a cutoff for that. What what kind of rocks and minerals in that and what kind of things formed from all.

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"earthquake" Discussed on KIIS 102.7

KIIS 102.7

03:27 min | 2 years ago

"earthquake" Discussed on KIIS 102.7

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"earthquake" Discussed on The Big One: Your Survival Guide

The Big One: Your Survival Guide

06:56 min | 3 years ago

"earthquake" Discussed on The Big One: Your Survival Guide

"And then she passes out. It's not people running around pulling out their hair trying to what are the dirt or moms. Don't throw their babies to the side, those kind of crazy panicked rushes that we see depicted in the movies a lot those things don't really happen in real life. Since y'all. Joe trainer is obsessed with disasters. He's at the university of Delaware. Most of the time under most circumstances that you're gonna see people become the best of version. The most altruism version of themselves, especially in those first couple of minutes moments after the event there are exceptions like in two thousand three when a fire broke out a nightclub in Rhode Island. People started shoving everyone's trying to escape and by the time it was over one hundred people were killed more than two hundred others were injured. But that's the exception. It's not the rule a nine eleven as far as we know not a single person pushed anyone out of the way we'll ever was rushing to get out of the buildings. In fact, people stayed to check on their coworkers. An wakes up trapped in this bus with no idea how much time has passed. You know, it wasn't like you wake up in the morning, and you hear the birds, and you see the daylight of the new day I woke up in in the dark place like I woke up, and it was all black. She surrounded by the wall of the bus on one side, the roof of the bus crushing her, and she starts to try and wiggle toes. And her fingers he knows she wants to see if your spine as injured and finally her senses start coming back just one by one she realizes she can't see. And then the sun starts beaming in shining through the window that was somehow still intact. And then she can't hear until she can hear these people rustling around outside, and then she can feel again. And when she does she's in so much pain. She just hurts to scream. No, no, no. No. No. No. This is this is not my life. No. I'm not okay with this. This is not me. And then she sees someone. There's this guy in a fluorescent vests ending outside the window. And he says to her you're going to be okay. We are going to get you out. Will you please stop screaming? And I thought that was a fair deal. And if they were going to get me out, I was willing to stop screaming and fairly soon after that. I saw light will. There was a group of about twenty kind and brave hearted souls who had gathered on top of the bus to pull all the rubble off the bus and they had pulled the roof of the bus off. So here you are in dust covered. Close minutes after the single most devastating earthquake in southern California history and you're walking towards the chaos. Outside of a collapsed building surrounded by strangers. But what can you all do where do you start? You scream call out to people trapped inside to let them know that you're there. You don't know if they're alive when suddenly? It sounds like SOS. Yell too. Few people to come over. I'm here. Going to get you out. You're not ready for this of these people need help. So this point dozens of people are gathered around this bus. We've got like mechanics tourists just whoever is around. Right. And they're all trying to move these piles off the bus to get in out. So they start moving the bricks off the bus they pull the roof back, and they get it open just enough that light starts coming through. But they can't get her out. So one of these people who's trying to help this guy. Rob this man with bright blue eyes. He decides to get into the bus. He just gets into the bus. Yeah. At this point, the whole they have in the roof isn't big enough to pull her out, and she's stuck. So he's like all right. I'm coming in and squeezes through the metal sits down next to her and takes her hand and starts talking. What do you talk about in a situation like that? Well, he was just trying to distracter. So he started talking about what he knows which is fishing. So he starts telling her these stories of the one that got away the greatest fishy ever cut. But the whole time he's just staring into her eyes holding her hand, and he will not break I contact. I remember more light came in. So I sensed that they had pulled more of the roof off, and I could see and hear men walking into the bus. And that was the only time that rob sort of let my gaze let let our gazes move apart. Because he he said to the man who got into the bus. He said get her first mate, he's gone. And that was that was the firm. I I knew that that that other people on the bus had not made it. So everyone else had been on the bus eight people. They were all dead before people who'd been on the sidewalk next to the bus when this earthquake hit they were on that. An was the only survivor, and she was trapped and these people climb into the rubble, and they use this handsaw to cut the seat off of her that is pinning her and they mover. They're finally getting her out and she just blacks out again from the pain. But she survived. She was saved by these strangers. It's

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"earthquake" Discussed on Citation Needed

Citation Needed

08:42 min | 3 years ago

"earthquake" Discussed on Citation Needed

"Chile. I want to quote, the Wikki here as we learn about one group that tried to escape the quake's just to get caught in the sooner me quote after the may twenty-first earthquake people in one area sought refuge in boats. A police bow Gloria was telling a few of these boats. Second earthquake struck on the on the twenty second of may as the c regressed the glory of became stranded between two islands the stranded boat was wrecked. When the soon NAMI wave came in and gulping it and just saying that I NAMA wave wasn't that big fucking eights right behind me. Isn't it? All right. All right. I I don't know much about much at all actually. But fleeing an earthquake run away from the earth like. Like those the plan to just like motor out past the tectonic plates. This going to work. What's the best case scenario? That's fucking stupid of is. No, no, we'll stay in these hammocks way safely after brand. The earthquake triggered landslides throughout the Andes. Smo- them were in rural and less populated areas. So while the damage was excessive the human toll was not the landslides also struck Chena lakes, and their tributaries the block waterways, basically started building up tremendous amounts of water and the evacuated the area they were fearful of a huge flood in the area if the landslides broke loose. So they mobilized hundreds of workers and twenty seven bulldozers and even resorted to people using shovels to make sure that they help. Okay. Well, hey, buddy as much as I love these. Cheerful. Upbeat topics of yours. Pause for just a minute and take a break for a skit or something or whatever we do next. So I just drink myself. Cheerful again, I need this you can drink during the segment to I do I do. Don't lie to me at. I know you've been sleeping around behind my back, meta, shall I? Never would if I lie MiG God strike me down. Guys, guys, the world's largest earthquake just happened to the dams are all broken and also volcano exploded. I mean did hands stuff. But you know, it's just hi, I'm ULA Bosnich. And I'm Tom curry, you know, that's got sure was fun. But also had a very important message. Handstand stuff doesn't cousin count after all. I do it. So like, what's the big deal of someone else? Does it right? I mean, they're basically just helping now. So please remember handled of does that count paid for by the hand stuff doesn't count foundation. He guys what are you doing in the studio nothing other than marriage is going grades? Thank you, cool. Cool. That was somehow more depressing than the earthquake. Okay. See can we take a break from allies sad excuse for sex life and hear about some other moments of despair and misery don't end? Okay. My essay about dating in your thirties isn't for a couple more weeks. Let's relax and just keep it light and continue talking about dead South America plan. So the property damage was not as bad as you would expect because all of the nineteen sixties Chile could be purchased with a medium stack of Pepsi. Yeah. And spoiler the seventies. Don't get much better for Chile. That's when no. No stack of Pepsi points to a Gustavo Pinochet and. Two, and we also gave him Milton Friedman. The freida Corleones economics. Great either. I mean, this is the largest magnitude that we have ever recorded, but there was little infrastructure in the area any buildings purpose. Made to survive earthquakes didn't do too bad and mostly were damaged from soil subsidence shit that people made from Dobie and other week building materials basically fucked a bunch of just regular concrete buildings that were not built up to earth quake code just collapsed. Okay. Just going to do a quick summary. Here. I'm gonna note that what we're saying is that because people were already so poor that they had nothing. The upside was that most of the nothing that they didn't have wasn't broken except for the ones did have a little bit of something which then did break that. Yeah. That's or have you wanna put worse as saintly. You're welcome South America. Crumble down economics works. And I want to temper this. It wasn't all that bad considering by pointing out that forty percent of the houses in Valdevieso were knocked the fuck down this meant that twenty thousand people were immediately left homeless when you look at the photos, just after the quake could see large swath. So the city with all the buildings Justice centigrade some of the areas that were affected did not have new construction on them in the aftermath and remained empty until the nineties and the two thousand. Okay. Wait question. Did I miss Reed? Was this is this Detroit Detroit. No, no, no, Michigan, probably Flynn. Nope. No wrong. Again, no Orleans. Probably know we get the point, Tom. We didn't know why did see. So I don't know. I'm I'm agreeing with two we did get it. We wouldn't have New Orleans would we? The death toll isn't certain the estimates are between thousand seven thousand. But what if you don't count Trump tweets? And this is not a huge loss alive considering the devastation. Okay. Now, it seems like you're softening us up for something. See so. Seven thousand. That's not really anyone. Yeah. The low population density help keep this number of deaths. Low and the way the Wikki reads. It sounds like people mostly died from the NAMI instead of dying in falling buildings from the quake. The monetary cost was quite extensive in nineteen sixty the cost was estimated between four hundred million and eight hundred million which today would be between three point three one billion six point six two billion questions on the death toll like it's either one thousand or maybe seven thousand. Yeah. The people using dog years. For Chilean 's how this up one to seven talk to put an exact number on it somewhere between you know, zero and six thousand people died of regular stuff while riding assu NAMI. Or, but the upshot though, the silver lining is that for weeks, you could just get really good bass from your rain gutter. The death. Toll includes one human sacrifice, not see that sentence. Coming got up. Got. In a town along the coast that was populated by natives to the region. They had a human sacrifice ritual that took place in the days following earthquake one of the locals demanded the sacrifice of his neighbors. Five year old grandson to quote, calm the earth and the ocean, and quote, so what do they do? They dropped him into a volcano like photos. Fucking ring. Well, the kill them somehow because the article is som is a victim. What I've been saying for six weeks. We gotta kill that five year old. But did you guys? Listen. Earth is going to explode one Nita Bennett.

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"earthquake" Discussed on Science in Action

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01:36 min | 3 years ago

"earthquake" Discussed on Science in Action

"Exactly it's coming from the microbes in the soil so we think that the lower nitrogen supply over time likely caused the c three grasses to stop growing more with the extra co two whereas the greater nitrogen supply enabled the c four grasses to begin growing more you talking about the increased growth that you initially saw with the c three grouses that extra growth you saw later in the c four grasses how does that compare with the hopes that you may offset some of the were putting into the atmosphere with those patterns of growth patterns ever enough to offset meaningfully the amancio t we're putting in the atmosphere in general actually planter really important for offsetting co two emissions you know grasslands cover about forty percent of earth's land area c three tend to dominate in cooler temperate regions c four tend to dominate in warmer drier regions so the current dogma is that c three grasses in his cool temperate regions will be really important for helping to soak up some of the emitted co two by increasing their girl whereas c four grasses and warmer drier regions what you know they'd remain more neutral but if mature grass lowndes worldwide are behaving like our experiment did the situation could be the opposite and these warm climates four grasslands may be really better suited to help us with carbon removal from the atmosphere has anyone show them seeing like this with crop plant some of the crow plans to see falls like maize and others on is there an implication do you think for food security in the future.

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02:02 min | 3 years ago

"earthquake" Discussed on Science in Action

"Or bigger they'll grow that's been the rough argument of course it's more complicated than that for one thing some plants evolved a new path to photosynthesis over the past sixty million years as co two levels shrunk from historic highs they needed to make the most of what co two they could catch these c four plants they're called which include many grasses plus some crops such as maize and sugarcane are maxed out on co two whereas the more numerous see three plants which evolved in times of plenty are always happy for more so carbon fertilization should benefit these but not there see for cousins as i said however things are more complicated than that at least that's what they found out as a prairie station run by the university of minnesota where extra co two could be wafted over beds of grasses melissa pasteur has been doing the latest analysis we set up eighty open airfield plots in minnesota prairie planted with either all c three grasses or all c four grasses and half of the plots were exposed to present day su two levels and then half of them were exposed to co two levels about forty five percent higher than present day so we're trying to mimic levels we might expect later in the century expectation having set this all up what was the expectation in terms of the theory about how these different kinds of plants ac threes in the see fools would respond to more co two we like most other scientists have ssume that c three grasses would grow more in response to hire co two concentrations whereas c four grasses wouldn't change their growth and that has been supported by greenhouse and shorter term field studies of maybe one to three years now the important thing about your work is the you've been doing this for three years or so but for twenty years and the point is the actually found that.

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"earthquake" Discussed on Science in Action

Science in Action

02:00 min | 3 years ago

"earthquake" Discussed on Science in Action

"Welcome aboard science in action from the bbc with me roland pease this week we learn about the possible collective effect of bins of tiny things swimming beneath the ocean waves we're trying to understand the difference between an animal swimming on its own in an animal swimming in a huge school or swarm and so he put thousands of them in the tank and then essentially lure them toward the light and that causes a massive migration through the tank and the surprising backwash behind prone power later in the program also the fungus brought from afar to europe by global trade this ravaging european forests and the power of plants to offset rising co two levels f mature grasslands worldwide are behaving like our experiment did these warm climates before grasslands may be really better suited to help us with carbon removal from the atmosphere unexpected results from a twenty year experiment in the prairies of minnesota we start in south south korea where an experiment in geothermal energy who's been linked to an earthquake that hit the town of pohang last year it wasn't particularly powerful magnitude five point five but people were hurt and buildings were damaged and career is geologically quite stable compared to say its neighbor japan that said there was another earthquake not far away the before so clearly these events were worth investigating glasgow university's rob west away is a hydraulics engineer who took part in the geothermal operations which involved pumping water down into deep hot rocks and he's part of the team who've been looking to see if that was connected to the unexpected seismicity bush to this paper concerns the earthquake occurred on the fifteenth of november last year just outside the city of pohang in south korea this was a magnitude five and a half so it was large enough to cause damage to injure a number of people.

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