5 August 2015

Two new landslide videos – including a lucky escape for a herder in Yemen

Posted by Dave Petley


via Liveleak

A lucky escape for a herder in Yemen

Liveleak has a couple of new landslide videos that are worth a look.  First, there is this one, collected in Yemen and posted a week ago:


It appears that the drivers on the road (note the vehicles passing just before the main failure – see the image at the top) and the herder below the road had a lucky escape.


There goes the garden…

And from Israel there is a rather nice (though distinctly dangerous for those down the hill) retaining wall failure on a large scale: