1 Feb 2017

Are Natural Disasters the New Norm?

From Jesse Mulligan, 1–4pm, 1:15 pm on 1 February 2017

Professor David Johnston has been looking at the social impact of natural disasters for New Zealanders, and asks the big question, are natural disasters the new norm? David is a senior scientist at GNS Science and director of the Joint Centre for Disaster Research in the School of Psychology at Massey University, Wellington. He's giving the first in a series of talks at Massey, called Our Changing World, tomorrow night. You can register for the free event here.

Railway tracks ripped from the line along State Highway 1 - North of Kaikoura.

Railway tracks ripped from the line along State Highway 1 - North of Kaikoura. Photo: RNZ / Claire Eastham-Farrelly

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