Typhoon Haiyan

Features

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Max Cherney
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climate change

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Shane Smith
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News

What We Shouldn't Be Doing in the Wake of Typhoon Yolanda

In the Philippines, a familiar pattern is playing out in the headlines, and these expectations could lead to more death.
تجربة
11.25.13
News

How Remote Islands Are Coping with Typhoon Haiyan's Devastation

Across the Leyte Gulf from the Filipino city of Tacloban, where Typhoon Haiyan killed upwards of 10,000 people, lies the island of Eastern S
تجربة
11.25.13
Travel

Typhoon Haiyan Transformed Me from a Tourist to a Medic

"Once you get involved it’s very hard to leave. You see and hear about disasters like this all the time, but when you actually experience such a thing yourself it’s worse than you ever imagined."
Tristan James
11.18.13
News

What We Shouldn't Be Doing in the Wake of Typhoon Yolanda

As a foreign correspondent, I have paid witness to many natural disasters and have seen first responders expect situations to unfold according to a set pattern. In the Philippines, a familiar pattern is playing out in the headlines, and these...
Jonathan M Katz, Photos: George Calvelo
11.16.13
News

How Remote Islands Are Coping with Typhoon Haiyan's Devastation

Across the Leyte Gulf from the Filipino city of Tacloban, where Typhoon Haiyan killed upwards of 10,000 people, lies the island of Eastern Samar. Surf shacks once lined its idyllic beaches. Today, the island and its largest city, Guiuan, are in...
Aya Lowe
11.15.13
Stuff

A Doomsday Prepper Explains How to Solve the Philippines' Typhoon Crisis

We interviewed Tim Ralston, owner of Gear Up, a company that sells survival gear and firearms, about the crisis in the Philippines, but we also got an earful about how the Boston Marathon bombing was a conspiracy.
Dave Schilling
11.12.13