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Townsville in the Trough

Two people died and thousands of properties in the North Queensland coastal city of Townsville (pop. ~168,000) have been...

The Problem of Real and Unreal Tsunamis

Indonesia was beset by disasters in 2018, including two high casualty local tsunamis: in coastal western Sulawesi – impacting the city of Palu, on September 28, and around the Sunda Strait, between Java...

  • RMS / Article / 2 months ago
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  • Property - International

De-risking the City

I am in Wellington, New Zealand, looking out from a rainy hotel window high over the city, admiring the older wooden houses on the forested slopes. Below there are four to eight story office and retail buildings...

  • RMS / Article / 2 months ago
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  • Property - International