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PBS features OSU tsunami-proofing research

Posted by: | November 18, 2011 Comments Off on PBS features OSU tsunami-proofing research |

PBS Newshour’s Science Thursday looks at research occurring in Japan and the US to try to harden coastal communities against the human loss and devastation caused by powerful tsunamis. Featured research includes work being done by Dan Cox’s team at OSU’s Hinsdale Wave Research Center on potential vertical evacuation towers:   (Text transcript here) Learn […]

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