• Disaster capitalism

    The Shock Doctrine: The Rise of Disaster Capitalism is a 2007 book by the Canadian author and social activist Naomi Klein. In the book, Klein argues that neo...

  • Neocatastrophism

    Neocatastrophism is the hypothesis that life-exterminating events such as gamma-ray bursts have acted as a galactic regulation mechanism in the Milky Way upo...

  • Natural hazard

    A natural hazard is a natural phenomenon that might have a negative effect on humans or the environment. Natural hazard events can be classified into two bro...

  • Geohazard

    A geohazard is a geological state that may lead to widespread damage or risk. Geohazards are geological and environmental conditions and involve long-term or...

  • Engineering disasters

    Shortcuts in engineering design can lead to engineering disasters. Engineering is the science and technology used to meet the needs and demands of society. T...

  • Disaster capitalism

  • Disaster area

    A disaster area is a region or a locale, heavily damaged by either natural, technological or social hazards. Disaster areas affect the population living in t...

  • Crash cover

    A crash cover is a philatelic term for a type of cover, meaning an envelope or package that has been recovered from a fixed-wing aircraft, airship or aeropla...

  • Catastrophism

    Catastrophism is the theory that the Earth has largely been shaped by sudden, short-lived, violent events, possibly worldwide in scope. This is in contrast t...

  • Disaster

    A disaster is a serious disruption occurring over a short or long period of time that causes widespread human, material, economic or environmental loss which...

Disaster

A disaster is a serious disruption occurring over a short or long period of time that causes widespread human, material, economic or environmental loss which...

Catastrophism

Catastrophism is the theory that the Earth has largely been shaped by sudden, short-lived, violent events, possibly worldwide in scope. This is in contrast t...

Crash cover

A crash cover is a philatelic term for a type of cover, meaning an envelope or package that has been recovered from a fixed-wing aircraft, airship or aeropla...

Disaster area

A disaster area is a region or a locale, heavily damaged by either natural, technological or social hazards. Disaster areas affect the population living in t...

Engineering disasters

Shortcuts in engineering design can lead to engineering disasters. Engineering is the science and technology used to meet the needs and demands of society. T...

Geohazard

A geohazard is a geological state that may lead to widespread damage or risk. Geohazards are geological and environmental conditions and involve long-term or...

Human response to disasters

Human response to disasters has been recorded throughout human history. In ancient times disasters were often perceived as a result of a deity, divine being,...

Natural hazard

A natural hazard is a natural phenomenon that might have a negative effect on humans or the environment. Natural hazard events can be classified into two bro...

Neocatastrophism

Neocatastrophism is the hypothesis that life-exterminating events such as gamma-ray bursts have acted as a galactic regulation mechanism in the Milky Way upo...

Disaster capitalism

The Shock Doctrine: The Rise of Disaster Capitalism is a 2007 book by the Canadian author and social activist Naomi Klein. In the book, Klein argues that neo...