Tag Archives: Disaster Preparedness

1999: The Devastating Impact of the Vargas Landslide

The 1999 Vargas Landslide in Venezuela, triggered by heavy rain, highlights the sudden, catastrophic potential of landslides, emphasizing the need for greater awareness and geological understanding

1982: Understanding Volcanic Eruptions – The Volcanic Explosivity Index

The Volcanic Explosivity Index (VEI) categorizes volcanic eruptions based on their explosivity, aiding in understanding their potential impact on local communities and global climate