Yahoo! Japan wants you to help them raise funds for disaster relief on March 11

Kenny Ong Contributor

By Kenny Ong in New Events on Wednesday 11 March 2015

It was four years ago that the horrible trio of earthquake, tsunami and nuclear disaster happened in the Tohoku region of Japan, snatching away human lives and causing devastation.

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Terrifying thin barrier in Austria could easily lead to flood disaster

Nicole Hughes Contributor

By Nicole Hughes in News on Thursday 8 January 2015

Back in 2013, Austria was hit with a massive flood. This video captures the surreal experience of living a street-width away from massive chaos. A 15-meter-high dam was the only thing keeping the impending flood from wiping away and damaging an entire village. Being that the dam was the only means of protection, this is […]

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Steven Quinn mixes 1950s iconography with space travel

Steven Quinn Reader Find

By Steven Quinn in New Art on Monday 21 January 2013

Most podcasts, documentaries, books, films, and images I’m interested these days tend to focus on space travel: leaving our Earth to populate other planets or the end of our world as we know it. It’s fun to remix the innocent 1950s ideals of family and the home with such disasters – man-made or not.

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