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3 hrs ago | The Economist

Nuclear power: All at sea

THERE are many things people do not want to be built in their backyard, and nuclear power stations are high on the list.

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7 hrs ago | MoneyWeek

Here comes the tidal wave of mobile money

For about a year after the initial public offering in 2012, investors in Facebook didn't look too clever.

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12 hrs ago | Nerve News

110 million vote in India, BJP says it's 'Modi tsunami'

Nearly 110 million people peacefully voted Thursday in 117 Lok Sabha constituencies in 12 states in a staggered election that will see three more rounds to decide who gets to govern India the next five years.

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15 hrs ago | ABC News

After the Parade: Queensland Anzac Day special

Meet the panel featured in the 7.30 Queensland and Evenings with Rebecca Levingston special 2014 Anzac event 'After the Parade' discussing the issues facing veterans.

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19 hrs ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

6.7 earthquake rattles area off northern Vancouver Island; no tsunami expected

Glass rattled, buildings swayed, but no damage was reported after a magnitude 6.7 earthquake hit off the northern coast of Vancouver Island on Wednesday night.

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Wed Apr 23, 2014

CBS Local

Magnitude 6.7 Earthquake Hits Near Vancouver Island

The U.S. Geological Survey's National Earthquake Information Center says a magnitude 6.7 quake has been recorded in the Pacific Ocean off the northwest corner of British Columbia's Vancouver Island.

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CBC News

6.7 magnitude quake strikes off B.C. coast

Map shows the location of the 6.6 magnitude earthquake that struck Wednesday 40 kms southwest of Port Alice at a depth of 22 kms.

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CNews

Earthquake strikes off B.C. coast

A strong earthquake struck off the coast of B.C., about 100 km from Port Hardy, around 8:10 p.m. local time.

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The Honolulu Advertiser

No Pacific-wide tsunami after large quake off Vancouver island

A 6.7-magnitude earthquake struck off Vancouver island in western Canada Wednesday, but did not generate a Pacific-wide tsunami.

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Australian Broadcasting Corporation

ADF reveals high rate of PTSD

ELIZABETH JACKSON: This time last year, Major General John Cantwell, a former commander of Australian forces in Afghanistan, predicted that there'd be a "tidal wave" of servicemen and women presenting with post traumatic stress disorder.

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The Chronicle Herald

STEPHENSON: Halifax utility morphs into empire of water

In 2007, construction of the Halifax Water empire was completed. But it has taken until 2014 for taxpayers to really start to get soaked by the tidal wave of rising costs they are paying as a result.

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New Scientist

Slo-mo tremors make big Tokyo quakes more likely

THE people of Tokyo have long lived in fear of another great earthquake - fears that seem to be increasingly justified.

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Related Topix: Earthquake, Natural Disasters, Berkeley, CA, Science / Technology

Wall Street Journal

Google Maps 'Time Machine' Lets You Stroll the Streets of the Past

Maps Street View, rolling out world-wide today, lets users zip through imagery dating back to Street View's beginning in 2007.

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CBC News

Google Street View lets you go back in time

The new twist on time travel is debuting Wednesday as part of the "Street View" feature in Google's maps, a navigational tool that attracts more than 1 billion visitors each month.

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Related Topix: Mountain View, CA, World News, Japan, Asian Tsunami Disaster

SlashGear.com

Google Maps turns time machine with evolving Street View

Google Maps has added a time machine, adding historical photos from earlier Street View captures that allow users to scroll back and see how locations have changed.

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Insurance Journal West

Recent Quakes Push Interest, Sales of Policies in California

Some people don't need Earth Day to be reminded they live on a planet powered by the forces of nature.

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Malaysian National News Agency

Saudi Arabia Extends RM226.72 Million Aid For Indonesian Quake Victims

The Saudi Arabian government extended relief funds totalling Rp806.6 billion to assist victims of major earthquakes and tsunami in Aceh province and other areas in Indonesia last December, Indonesia's Antara news agency reported quoting Saudi Arabian Vice Interior Minister as saying.

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Tue Apr 22, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

SuperGroup, Nichole Canuso Dance, NAKA Dance Theater and More Set for Velocity's SCUBA 2014

Velocity's SCUBA 2014 features performances by four nationally emerging talents in contemporary dance: Minneapolis's "excessively smart, super imaginative" SuperGroup, Philadelphia bright light Nichole Canuso Dance Company in a solo work influenced by her mentor renowned British movement/theater artist Wendy Ho ustoun, and San Francisco's NAKA ... (more)

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Inside Film

Boxing Day tsunami documentary funded

You won't believe your I/Oand with these bundles, you won't believe the price. Save on AJA Io 4K or Io XT with a G-Technology G-RAID 4TB or 8TB.

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South China Morning Post

China among countries underinsured against natural disasters, says ADB

More than five years after cyclone Nargis, one of Asia's deadliest storms, the inhabitants of the Ayeyarwady Delta have yet to fully recover.

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