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Hurricane Emergency Preparation Guide
"It's important to have an emergency preparedness plan ready in the event of a natural disaster. Hurricanes are considered to be the most violent storms on Earth..."
In a Warming World, Storms May Be Fewer but Stronger
"Scientists Investigate How Climate Change Affects Extreme Weather"
Home Safety Guide – Natural Disasters
"In order to keep your family safe and minimize the damage to your belongings, choose to be proactive. Make changes in your home before disaster strikes, create a family communication plan, and prepare an emergency kit."
UN report warns environment is at tipping point"Earth's environmental systems are at their tipping point, according to a new United Nations Environmental Program report."
Art Shows Climate Change Effects
"The David Suzuki Foundation recently conducted a guerrilla campaign to remind people about the effects of climate change. The Tideline uses art to directly confront people with images they might otherwise not think about. It makes climate change pertinent to everyone—as it should be.
The David Suzuki Foundation recently conducted a guerrilla campaign to remind people about the effects of climate change. The Tideline uses art to directly confront people with images they might otherwise not think about. It makes climate change pertinent to everyone—as it should be."
Stunning Images of Earth Captured by Cassini
"See color images taken from nearly 900 million miles away"
MoMA Helps NYC Preserve Art
"The Museum of Modern Art knows how hard NYC’s’ art community was hit by Hurricane Sandy. They also know that, since they’re experts on the subject, they’re the best help around for artists and galleries struggling to preserve damaged art."
MoMA PrintOUT Exhibition
Dots, Stripes, ScansWade Guyton at Whitney Museum of American Art
The New York Times
NYC Galleries Still Recovering From Hurricane Sandyin ArticlesChelsea was particularly hard hit by Sandy
"It’s been a month-and-a-half since Sandy struck New York City and its art community particularly hard. And still, galleries are struggling to recover from the hurricane. There have been countless volunteers and helpful neighbors to help them along the way, something that’s particularly heartening among so much devastation."
Managing the risks of extreme events and disasters to advance climate change adaptation (SREX)
Field, C.B., V. Barros, T.F. Stocker, D. Qin, D.J. Dokken, K.L. Ebi, M.D. Mastrandrea, K.J. Mach, G.-K. Plattner, S.K. Allen, M. Tignor, and P.M. Midgley (eds.)
Disaster Preparedness Coloring Book
"This coloring book is designed for adults and children to work together to learn about fire, earthquakes, floods, tornados and other disasters, as well as how to protect themselves all while having fun coloring."
Does Life Have A Purpose?
"If the environment changes drastically, life will respond. Either by dying or, for those species that survive, through mutations that may drive radical changes in short periods"
by MARCELO GLEISERNPR
IRIS Seismic Monitor
Astronaut Photography of Earth
VisLab Projects: Collection of Natural Disaster Images
Creative Commons: http://search.creativecommons.org/
FEMA Photo Library (Federal Emergency Management Agency)
The Unthinkable by Amanda Ripley http://www.amandaripley.com/books/the-unthinkable
Natural Disaster & Emergency Preparedness | Disaster Recovery Plan http://yourlocalsecurity.com/natural-disaster-safety
Home Preparation Tips for Weather Emergencies https://www.angieslist.com/articles/home-preparation-tips-weather-emergencies.htm
The Essential Guide to Flood Planning & Preparation
This guide contains helpful information about flooding risks, how flood can affect the value of one's home or property, and offer some practical tips on flood preparation and safety.
An In-Depth Guide to Financial Emergency Preparedness