The US Government Is Updating Its Nuclear Disaster Plans And They Are Truly Terrifying Widgets “We are looking at 100 kiloton to 1,000 kiloton detonations,” a FEMA official said. Dan Vergano Amid concerns over North Korea, federal emergency managers are updating disaster plans to account for large nuclear detonations over the 60 largest US cities, according to a US Federal Emergency Management Agency official. The shift away from […]

International disaster training drill simulates 8.0 earthquake hitting Mexico and unleashing volcanic firestorm

Don’t call us paranoid, but why is the world suddenly having so many disaster simulation drills? Besides the New Madrid quake drill in the U.S, the latest exercise involves several nations and is hosted by San Diego State University. Exercise 24 (X24) Mexico is the third iteration of a primarily virtual, open-invitation, humanitarian assistance and disaster relief (HADR) exercise with real-world functional components that is hosted by San Diego State University’s “Immersive Visualization Center” (VizCenter). Public Event kicks-off February 08-09, 2012 at 8:00am PST -Hosted by San Diego State University Immersive Visualization Center.

What would it look like if our leaders had lost control?

What would it look like if our leaders had lost control? What would be the signs? Here’s a list of some of the signs I think we would see.

Unprecendented Weather Disasters Plague America

According to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric administration, there have been 10 major disasters this year

12 Things That We Can Learn About How To Prepare For Disasters And Emergencies

Whenever a major disaster or emergency strikes, millions of lives can be turned upside down in an instant.