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Economists find mixed values of 'thoughts and prayers'  PHYS.ORG · 24 hours
Groundbreaking research by a University of Wyoming economist has shed new light on the controversial topic of the value of "thoughts and prayers" in response to natural and human-caused disasters. more
Psychotherapist: What I've learned from listening to children talk about climate change  PHYS.ORG · 1 day
Eco-anxiety is likely to affect more and more people as the climate destabilizes. Already, studies have found that 45% of children suffer lasting depression... more
Role of earthquake motions in triggering a 'surprise' tsunami  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 weeks
Geologists, geophysicists, and mathematicians show how coupled computer models can accurately recreate the conditions leading to the world's deadliest natural disasters of 2018, the Palu earthquake and tsunami, which struck... more
Researchers uncover role of earthquake motions in triggering a 'surprise' tsunami  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
In newly published research, an international team of geologists, geophysicists, and mathematicians show how coupled computer models can accurately recreate the conditions leading to the world's... more
Poll: Many older adults are not fully prepared for emergency situations  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 weeks
Most people over age 50 say they're ready for natural disasters and emergency situations, but a new national poll shows that many haven't taken key steps... more
Many older adults aren't fully prepared for emergency situations, poll finds  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 weeks
Most people over age 50 say they're ready for natural disasters and emergency situations, but a new national poll shows that many haven't taken key steps... more
Are we really protecting rivers from pollution? It's hard to say, and that's a problem  SCIENCE DAILY · 4 weeks
More public and private resources than ever are being directed to protecting and preserving aquatic ecosystems and watersheds.... more
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