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Flood waters leave workers stranded at North Carolina nuclear plant

By ethan / September 18, 2018

Brunswick nuclear plant in North Carolina declared a state of emergency after flood waters cut off the plant and left 300 workers cut off from the outside world. The plant is located about 30 miles south of Wilmington, four miles inland from the Atlantic coast. Hurricane Florence pounded North Carolina on Friday, bringing historic amounts […]

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Most dramatic images of Maryland’s catastrophic flash flood (VIDEOS)

By ethan / May 28, 2018

As flash flooding rips through Maryland, knocking down cars and soaking the ground floors of buildings, locals trapped by the deluge have been posting videos and photos of the calamity. Videos showing muddy water running through the Ellicott City, which has been the hardest hit by the raging waters, have inundated Twitter. A video filmed […]

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Sinkholes & submerged streets: Violent storms flood northern Germany (VIDEOS)

By ethan / May 11, 2018

Published time: 11 May, 2018 15:51 Edited time: 11 May, 2018 15:54 People across northern Germany are struggling to deal with the aftermath of powerful storms that battered the region on Thursday, leaving behind severe flooding and damaged property. Roads in the states of Hamburg and Schleswig-Holstein were submerged in up to 1 meter (3.3ft) […]

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Rivers of poop flood Dodger Stadium as game abandoned (VIDEOS)

By ethan / March 28, 2018

A baseball game was suspended and the game ultimately called off at Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles after an apparent sewage pipe burst. One player described it as a “crappy way to end the spring.” In somewhat of a fetid omen ahead of the upcoming season, officials were forced to abandon play between The Dodgers […]

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NASA tool pinpoints exactly which cities will flood & by how much

By ethan / November 16, 2017

Published time: 16 Nov, 2017 13:16 NASA has unveiled a new tool that provides the world’s most accurate map of sea-level rises caused by climate change. It predicts flood risks along coastal areas, identifying which glaciers threaten specific urban areas and be should monitored closely. There are three factors that influence the pattern of sea-level […]

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