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I. Woods
Answered: Jun 20, 2018
Pripyat was once a conceptual design city built by the Soviet government and was constructed in 1970. The workers of the nuclear power plant inhabited the town. There was an explosion at the...Read More

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K. Myers, Blogger
Answered: Nov 05, 2018
Hurricane occurs mostly in the Hurricane belt. Hurricane belt is a region the Atlantic Ocean that is greatly affected by hurricane. This region includes the Caribbean Sea and the Gulf of Mexico....Read More

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S. Hughes, Blogger
Answered: Jun 14, 2018
In 1872, the Congress of the United States created the first national park in the world. Yellowstone National Park occupies the homonym plateau in the northwestern US. The view is breathtaking...Read More

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I. Woods, Blogger
Answered: Jun 20, 2018
The Fukushima accident in 2011 at the Fukushima Daiichi plant in northern Japan. The site is on Japan’s Pacific coast. Within the umbrella of those negatively affected, it looked at the...Read More

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I. Woods, Blogger
Answered: Jun 20, 2018
Volcanic activity occurs due to partial melting of the rock in the earth's mantle. The melted part is a lower density than the rest of the mantle material, and it flows toward the surface causing...Read More

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S. Hughes, Blogger
Answered: Jun 14, 2018
The Appalachian Mountains are a cultural region in the Eastern United States that stretches from the Belle Isle in Canada to Cheaha Mountain in Alabama. The cultural part of Appalachia typically...Read More

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Mike John, Content Explorer
Answered: Jun 18, 2018
The scientists know that Mount Saint Helens was going to erupt because of the seismic activity around it. The earthquakes were because of the lava building up inside the v...Read More

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I. Woods, Content Explorer
Answered: Jun 20, 2018
Typically, it would take about thirty years. However, it is estimated that it will take even longer. The Chernobyl incident was the worst nuclear accident in history. Radioactive cesium is not...Read More

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I. Woods, Content Explorer
Answered: Jun 20, 2018
The long struggle back to normalcy is ongoing at the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant, located in Japan. Many workers are making slow progress in cleaning up the contaminated land...Read More

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I. Woods, Content Explorer
Answered: Jun 20, 2018
Radiation exposure has caused genetic damage and increased mutation rates in many organisms in the Chernobyl region. Some species have shown high mutation rates, such as the barn swallow, the...Read More

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C. Reyes, Content Explorer
Answered: Jun 11, 2018
Bhopal Gas Tragedy took place in December in 1984. It is one of the worst accidents in the history of India. The tragedy occurred because of an accidental chemical reaction that took place in the...Read More

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C. Reyes, Content Explorer
Answered: Jun 11, 2018
The catastrophic events of September 11, 2001, (or 9/11) resulted in the deaths of thousands of people working in the Trade Center, hundreds of Iraqi's and Afghans as well as thousands of...Read More

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C. Reyes, Content Explorer
Answered: Jun 11, 2018
In August 79 AD, a massive eruption destroyed the cities of Pompeii and Herculaneum, submerging them under layers of volcanic material and mud killing thousands of people. A copious amount of...Read More

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L. Sevigny, Doctor
Answered: Jul 09, 2018
A Volcanic vent is a fissure or a crack in a volcano through which lava, ash, steam, and gases are emitted. It is a tube-like structure with small cracks that penetrate deep into the earth's...Read More

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I. Woods, Doctor
Answered: Jun 20, 2018
The Exxon Valdez oil spill took place on March 24, 1989, in the Gulf of Alaska. The ship had run into Bligh Reef in Prince William Sound. The tanker was traveling outside standard shipping lanes,...Read More

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