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Why the cylone in Myanmar was so deadly by ifyouonlyreadonethingthisweek
May 9, 2008, 10:58 pm
Filed under: Articles, Environment, If you only have 15 mins

National Geographic is running Michael Casey’s analysis here on why the recent cyclone was so devastating. It’s an interesting read, and highlights a number of factors including a lack of risk reduction and planning, poor response, possible climate change factors, and plain bad luck.

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