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Typhoon Haiyan – Google News

Supertyphoon moved 177-ton boulder 150 feet – UPI.com


UPI.com

Supertyphoon moved 177-ton boulder 150 feet
UPI.com
… satellite photos from before and after the typhoon's landfall in the Philippines in November 2013 and determined the boulder, weighing more than 25 adult African elephants, had been moved about 150 feet along a beach by the Haiyan's tsunami-like

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Posted on 20 December 2014 | 8:53 am

Super typhoon Haiyan so powerful it hurled a 198-ton boulder up Phillippines … – Daily Mail


Daily Mail

Super typhoon Haiyan so powerful it hurled a 198-ton boulder up Phillippines
Daily Mail
Super typhoon Haiyan, which hit the Philippines with winds of up to 195 mph, was so powerful that it rolled a boulder weighing more than 26 adult male African elephants up a beach for 150 feet. It is the largest rock to be moved by a storm ever
Discover How Poker Helped the Philippines to Recover from Typhoon HaiyanPokerNews.com
Super Typhoon Shoved Car-Size Boulders Onto Philippine BeachesLive Science
Typhoon Hagupit deals double blow to communities struggling to recover from ICRC (press release)
South China Morning Post (subscription)
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Posted on 18 December 2014 | 3:25 pm

Philippines: One year after typhoon Haiyan – Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) International


Philippines: One year after typhoon Haiyan
Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) International
Typhoon Haiyan, or Yolanda as it is known locally, was the strongest typhoon ever recorded at landfall, ripped through the central Philippines on 8 November 2013. It caused devastation on an unprecedented scale – roofs were ripped off, villages were …

Posted on 18 December 2014 | 1:38 pm

After Haiyan, Philippines faces Typhoon Hagupit – Gulf Times


Gulf Times

After Haiyan, Philippines faces Typhoon Hagupit
Gulf Times
Typhoon Haiyan was the strongest typhoon on record to make landfall and it caused major devastation when it hit the central parts of the country in November 2013. With sustained winds of over 305 kph (190 mph) the storm killed over 7,300 people and …

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Posted on 13 December 2014 | 11:33 pm

Philippines learned from Haiyan to cut typhoon deaths – New Scientist


Climate Central

Philippines learned from Haiyan to cut typhoon deaths
New Scientist
IT'S a big difference. The death toll from typhoon Hagupit that hit the Philippines this week was around 20. When typhoon Haiyan hit the country last year some 7000 people died. So what was different this time round? For a start, this storm was
UNICEF mobilizes to reach people affected by TyphoonScoop.co.nz (press release)
Warm Ocean Waters Boosting Typhoons, Record HeatClimate Central
Reality blows in to the climate negotiationsTelegraph.co.uk
Zee News
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Posted on 10 December 2014 | 12:44 pm

A Year After Typhoon Haiyan, The Philippines Braces For Another Big Hit – NPR (blog)


NPR (blog)

A Year After Typhoon Haiyan, The Philippines Braces For Another Big Hit
NPR (blog)
Super Typhoon Hagupit, briefly downgraded before regaining strength, is set to smash into the Philippine coast on Saturday. The massive storm is already forcing tens of thousands of people to flee its predicted path, which might include a direct hit on
No repeat of Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines this timeGlobalnews.ca
Taking lessons from Typhoon Haiyan, Philippines moves fast on new stormChristian Science Monitor
Philippe Lopez's best photograph: a procession after Typhoon Haiyan hit the The Guardian
Mashable -The Weather Channel
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Posted on 5 December 2014 | 3:54 pm

Philippines on alert as Typhoon Hagupit heads towards Haiyan-hit areas – ABC Online


Philippines on alert as Typhoon Hagupit heads towards Haiyan-hit areas
ABC Online
The Philippines is bracing for the arrival of a strong typhoon which is expected to hit areas devastated by Super Typhoon Haiyan last year. Typhoon Hagupit was churning across the Pacific about 860 kilometres east of the Philippines on Thursday, the

Posted on 4 December 2014 | 7:55 am

Typhoon Haiyan: A community recovers a year after the storm – Rescue (blog)


Rescue (blog)

Typhoon Haiyan: A community recovers a year after the storm
Rescue (blog)
8, 2013, one of the strongest storms in recorded history, Typhoon Haiyan, struck the Philippines, disrupting the lives of more than 14 million people. More than 6,000 people lost their lives and 90 percent of homes in the hardest hit areas were damaged

Posted on 28 November 2014 | 12:46 pm

Healing After Typhoon Haiyan Through Basketball – Triple Pundit (blog)


Triple Pundit (blog)

Healing After Typhoon Haiyan Through Basketball
Triple Pundit (blog)
Editor's Note: This post is part of an ongoing student blogging series entitled The Business Of Sports & Sustainability. This “micro-blog” is the product of the nations first MBA/MPA certificate program dedicated to sustainability in the sports

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Posted on 26 November 2014 | 10:02 am

Woman reunited with pet dog Bunny lost in Typhoon Haiyan in Philippines – ABC Online


ABC Online

Woman reunited with pet dog Bunny lost in Typhoon Haiyan in Philippines
ABC Online
The nine-year-old mongrel, Bunny, survived giant waves wrought by Super Typhoon Haiyan, but went missing in the upheaval that followed the November 8 tragedy, owner Ailyn Metran said. "I never lost hope. God saved Bunny from the storm surge, so why …
Pet dog found a year after Typhoon HaiyanSky News Australia

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Posted on 26 November 2014 | 3:48 am

Typhoon Yolanda – Yahoo News Search Results

Yolanda survivors receive new homes

The beneficiaries were given certificates of ownership and keys to their new homes by executives of the Tzu Chi Foundation and the local government. Alfredo Li, president of the Buddhist Tzu Chi Foundation-Philippines, said the date of the turnover of the housing units marked the 20th anniversary of the foundation. Tzu Chi member Henry Yuñez, who supervised the village’s construction, said 160 …

Posted on 19 December 2014 | 12:00 am

House to pass more measures to rebuild typhoon-hit areas

The House of Representatives will continue to pass more measures to help rebuild communities devastated by Super Typhoon Yolanda and other calamities, Speaker Feliciano Belmonte Jr. said yesterday. In his address to the chamber Wednesday night before Congress adjourned for its Christmas break, Belmonte said the rebuilding of disaster-hit communities did not stop with the passage of the P2.606 …

Posted on 19 December 2014 | 12:00 am

Typhoon Ruby brings back nightmare

TACLOBAN — Villagers fled their coastal homes and sparked panic-buying in grocery stores and gas stations in Tacloban City, Leyte Thursday as Typhoon Ruby (Hagupit) brought back nightmares of last year's deadly onslaught from Typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan).

Posted on 16 December 2014 | 9:20 pm

Yolanda survivors to get cash

THE survivors of typhoon Yolanda who lost their homes in northern Cebu last year will receive cash aid for housing materials by the first quarter of 2015 from the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD). Survivors with damaged houses will receive P10,000 each while those whose houses were destroyed will receive P30,000 each. Rep.

Posted on 13 December 2014 | 2:41 pm

Yolanda survivor believes ‘may Pasko pa rin’ even after Ruby wrecks her barangay 

Super Typhoon Yolanda battered Eastern Samar in November 2013, leaving thousands dead or missing and many homeless. One year and a month after, Typhoon Ruby hit the same area, which is still picking up the remnants of their lives. 

Posted on 9 December 2014 | 8:22 am

Mongaya: Ruby’s hagupit

SUPER typhoon Yolanda barged through the Philippines last year with all its might carving a wide path of devastation in less than a day. But super typhoon Ruby is taking its time at 15 kph.

Posted on 8 December 2014 | 9:18 am

Ruby’s hagupit

SUPER typhoon Yolanda barged through the Philippines last year with all its might carving a wide path of devastation in less than a day. But super typhoon Ruby is taking its time at 15 kph. Anol Mongaya View profile Ruby hit land at around 9:15 Saturday night in Dolores, Samar. Wreaking its wrath with winds reaching 195 kph, Ruby made its way towards Calbayog at the western side of the island at …

Posted on 7 December 2014 | 6:16 pm

Philippines’ 10 deadliest storms

Tacloban City after Super Typhoon Yolanda (MB file photo)Typhoon Ruby (international name: Hagupit) was on Sunday churning across the Philippines, the latest in a never-ending series of often-deadly storms that plague the Southeast Asian archipelago.With more than 7,100 islands, the country is hit by an average of 20 typhoons or tropical storms each year. …

Posted on 7 December 2014 | 3:49 pm

600,000 flee; military on alert

Haunted by typhoon Yolanda’s massive devastation last year, more than 600,000 people fled barangays and the military went on full alert yesterday to brace for typhoon “Ruby” that was only hours away from the country’s eastern coast.

Posted on 7 December 2014 | 3:17 am

Visayas gears up for ‘Ruby (Hagupit)’

People in Western Visayas which had been in the path of super typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan) last year,  are being urged to prepare for typhoon Ruby.National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) Executive Director, Undersecretary Alexander Pama, who was in Iloilo City for the 2014 Gawad Kalasag Regional Awards ceremony said the weather bureau, Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and …

Posted on 3 December 2014 | 6:00 pm