natural disasters

How People Can Better Avoid Catastrophe

Oct 14, 2016
U. S. Fish and Wildlife Service

Hurricane Matthew gave the latest reminder that nature has far more power than people do. 

But risk expert Robert Muir-Wood says disasters are only partly the fault of nature; people make decisions that make disasters worse. 

Do we HAVE to build so close to the ocean, for example?  This question and more are explored in Muir-Wood's book The Cure for Catastrophe