Natural Disaster


Via Wired, Dornith Doherty’s photographs offer a glimpse inside several of humanity’s vital seed-saving facilities, where samples of our planet’s flora are stored and protected in case of future mass extinction (be…


How is Mexico celebrating Cinco de Mayo? It’s rockin’ the country, or rather, the land is doing the rocking. The capital, Mexico City, felt the tremor of the quake, but there have…


Just in case things weren’t shaken up enough, Burma gets a taste of Mother Nature. CBC News reports: An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 6.8 has hit northeastern Burma, also known…