Why the Cyclone in Myanmar Was So Deadly

Thursday, May 8, 2008 - 17:35 in Astronomy & Space

A "perfect storm" of factors—from location to wind speed to poor preparation—have resulted in perhaps a hundred thousand deaths from Cyclone Nargis.

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