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President Barack Obama is directly and personally responsible for tens, if not hundreds, of thousands of preventable deaths which occurred in Haiti on his watch. By failing to mobilize the scientific, engineering and logistical resources at the U.S.'s disposal, both off-the-shelf and quickly within reach, that are needed to address the Haiti earthquake and flooding disasters of 2010-11—which are precisely the same capabilities needed for preparedness for the current "Rim of Fire" dangers threatening the U.S. and the world—Obama stands guilty of impeachable crimes, as Lyndon LaRouche stated forcefully at the time.

March 31st, 2011 • 6:50 AM

Rep. David Wu (D-Ore.) welcomed the introduction Senate Bill S 646, the Natural Hazards Risk Reduction Act, on March 21 by Senators Barbara Boxer (D-CA) and Diane Feinstein (D-CA). The bill is identical to Wu's 2010 House-passed legislation. Wu plans to reintroduce his bill when the House convenes after the district work period and work again to build bipartisan support for its passage.

March 31st, 2011 • 6:46 AM

The mainstream media in the United States is pouring out blatant lies about the alleged threat posed by the damaged Fukushima Daiichi reactors in Japan, diverting people's attention from where it should be.

March 30th, 2011 • 1:30 PM

Mar 29, 2011 (LPAC)--This morning in Jakarta, the German government handed over full control of the warning system it has built up in cooperation with the Indonesian government since 2008, to the BMKG, Indonesia's agency in charge of earthquake monitoring.

March 30th, 2011 • 1:23 PM

According to a senior U.S. intelligence official, the decision by President Obama to cancel the DESDynI LIDAR and radar satellites, that would have tracked earthquake and volcanic activities from space, was not the work of some accountant hack at the Office of Management and Budget. The issue was studied by the President's top science advisor, Dr.

March 29th, 2011 • 11:08 AM

Since the extraordinary March 11 earthquake and tsunami in Northeast Japan, there has been continued seismic activity along the Asian side of the Rim of Fire, including five in the 6-7 range, in Vanuatu, Myanmar, and three in the same Honshu location as the 9.0 of March 11. Here's a short survey.

March 31st, 2011 • 6:47 AM

The budget passed by the House of Representatives would slash up to 30 percent of the funding of the National Weather Service, which operates the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center in Ewa Beach, Hawaii.

March 31st, 2011 • 6:45 AM

A team of Dutch geologists at the universities of Delft and Utrecht has proposed to build a permanent global grid of seismic measuring facilities on the ground, as well as under the ground.

March 30th, 2011 • 1:26 PM

Speaking to the media, Siraj Hasan, director of the Bangalore-based Indian Institute of Astrophysics (IIA) said Indian scientists are moving closer to launching three projects that are proposed to be part of a global effort to study the impact of an overheating sun.

March 30th, 2011 • 12:52 PM