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21 August 2017
New images show that the Regent landslide in Sierra Leone was large translational slide that morphed into a channelised debris flow.
15 October 2015
A rockfall in Karachi on Tuesday killed 13 people including seven children. Images of the site hint that there may be a human cause of the tragedy
8 August 2011
Images of the earthquake-damaged city centre of Christchurch, New Zealand
7 April 2010
Over the last few days the city of Rio de Janeiro, and its twin city Niteroi just across the water, have been affected by extremely intense rainfall – a reported 288 mm in 24 hours. The upshot has been a series of flash floods and landslides that have killed over 100 people so far. More heavy rain is expected today. O Globo has produced an interactive map of the Rio …