The State of Things
11:59 am
Thu April 11, 2013

Panel Discusses Sustainability In Haiti

President Bill Clinton meets Dr. Megan Coffee in Haiti

Experts are in Durham today and tomorrow, attending a conference on Haiti. Their goal is to assess and improve aid efforts to the country following the devastating earthquake there three years ago.

It's a collaboration between Duke University and North Carolina Central University called, “Humanitarianism in Haiti: Visions and Practice."

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State of Things
10:34 am
Fri August 31, 2012

Sayonara to Hello

In 2011, magician Steve Marshall was living in Japan. That year, a deadly earthquake and tsunami struck and Marshall found it hard to get work in the aftermath of those disasters. He decided to take a magic tour across the United States to raise some cash.

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4:26 pm
Tue August 23, 2011

Quake Felt in NC

People across North Carolina felt the 5.9-magnitude earthquake centered in Virginia.

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4:00 pm
Tue August 23, 2011

Virginia Quake's Tremors Reach Far

Earthquakes might be rarer on the east coast than they are in the west. But Laura Wagner, assistant professor of seismology at UNC Chapel Hill, explains why tremors here can be felt over such long distances.

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