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Natural disasters and hazards this is earthquakes 101 on average, earthquakes kill about 10,000 people each year sometimes numbers are far higher. Learn about how natural disasters happen and what to do when the occur earthquakes are unpredictable and can strike with enough force to bring buildings down. National earthquake hazards reduction program the 2010 chile earthquake: observations and research implications jeff dragovich jay harris 9 december 2010.
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