Olivia Myers

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Nepal quake: Schools in affected areas start to re-open

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1170000/1170570_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1531895377_599ca07fed98d6ca5129a998396a653d<p><b>Thousands of schools damaged during April's devastating earthquake in Nepal have begun to re-open.</b><p>More than 25,000 classrooms in some 8,000 schools …

Natural Disasters

'It's a race against time' to help Nepal's earthquake survivors, warns one aid worker

Aid groups have rushed to provide relief in the month that has passed since a devastating earthquake struck Nepal, killing 8,700 people and injuring scores more, but with the monsoon season approaching, they are scrambling to do more while they still can.<p>“At the moment, it’s a race against time to …

In Nepal, Light After the Rubble

The recent earthquakes in Nepal struck the lives of thousands both physically and emotionally. Many people died and were injured from earthquakes that hit 7.9 and 7.3 on the Richter Scale. This caused buildings, shops, houses, and other living structures to be raised. Historical sites and places …

The economic consequences of Nepal’s earthquake

A month after being struck by a devastating earthquake that killed 8,648 people, Nepal’s fractured economy is trying to recuperate but is constrained …

More tremors as Nepal faces rebuilding challenge

KATHMANDU, Nepal, May 25 (UPI) -- Two seismic tremors struck Nepal Monday, a month after the country was rocked by a devastating earthquake, which …

Natural Disasters

Nepal one month on: UN calls for more aid

<b>One month after the devastating 7.8 magnitude earthquake that hit Nepal, the United Nations has said the world needs to provide more food aid and shelter for those left homeless.</b><p>A UN official said there was still a need to focus on providing relief rather than reconstruction.<p>More than 8,000 people …

Warm oceans pose risk of global coral bleaching event in 2015

After a surprisingly rough summer for coral reefs in 2014, NOAA scientists are warning that warm ocean temperatures in the tropical Pacific and …

Global Warming

Iran and Obama dismiss Netanyahu speech to US Congress

Tehran has called the speech of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to the US Congress on Iran's nuclear talks deceitful and a desperate attempt to impose an irrational agenda.<p>In his speech to Congress, Netanyahu said that the world must stand together to stop Iran from gaining access to a …