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Feb 6, 2023, 12:30pm EST
  • October 11, 2023

    We know where the next big earthquakes will happen — but not when

    Scientists have drastically improved our understanding of seismic events. Here are eight things to know.

  • February 16, 2023

    How these buildings made the Turkey and Syria earthquakes so deadly

    And can the buildings be fixed?

  • February 14, 2023

    Who is responsible for Turkey’s bad buildings?

    Turkey is investigating and has arrested some contractors, but the entire political and economic system is implicated.

  • February 13, 2023

    Why earthquakes are deadlier depending on where you live

    What Turkey and Syria’s deadly earthquakes reveal about wealth.

  • February 9, 2023

    Will Turkey’s earthquake response threaten President Erdogan’s grip on power?

    After the disaster, Erdogan’s decisions — past and present — are under scrutiny.

  • February 9, 2023

    Deadly earthquakes in Turkey and Syria will add to the region’s humanitarian struggles

    The massive earthquakes come on top of decades of civil war in the region, which has created millions of refugees and a spiraling economic crisis.

  • February 6, 2023

    How you can help the victims of the earthquake in Turkey and Syria

    How to help — and how not to — in the aftermath of a natural disaster.

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