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Do u think the fast changing climate will cost us very high soon?do u think natural catastrophe is more dangerous and frequent now a days?

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Asked by ahmad x, 03 Dec '09 01:29 am
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Yes,Sir! the fast changing climate is bound to cost us soon.Natural catastrophe is indeed more dangerous and frequent these days.A large number of tropical cyclones, combined with May's earthquake in Sichuan, China, made 2008 one of the most devastating years on record. More than 220,000 people died as a result of natural catastrophes - including around 135,000 after Cyclone Nargis hit Myanmar in May (this figure includes those still missing) and 88,000 in the China quake. The high death toll makes 2008 the deadliest year since 2004, the year of the Indian Ocean tsunami. And costly weather-related disasters helped push the total of economic losses to $200 billion (up from $82 billion in 2007). Adjusting figures for inflation, 2008 was the third most expensive year on record, exceeded only by 2005, which was the year Hurricane Katrina battered America's Gulf Coast, and 1995, when an earthquake devastated the Japanese city of Kobe. The warming of the earth's atmosphere is due to the gree ...more
Answered by inquisitive, 03 Dec '09 02:24 am

 
  
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Natural catastrophe is more dangerous and frequent now a days
Answered by dhanendra kumar jain, 03 Dec '09 07:25 am

 
  
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