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The Dangerous Earth

This course discusses the geologic processes behind major natural hazards -- earthquakes, volcanoes, landslides, floods, hurricanes.

 

Red Alert! Podcasts

Red Alert! is an 8-episode radio show on natural hazards and natural disasters, produced by DJs Masters of Disasters (from the Dangerous Earth seminar in 2010,) and broadcast on Skidmore‚Äôs campus radio station WSPN, 91.1FM. 

Episode #1: Hurricanes (download/listen)
Production Team: Matt Brown, Aubree Kendall, Jake Rose, and Jen Wardyga
Originally broadcast on WSPN October 5th, 2010

Episode #2: Volcanoes (download/listen)
Production Team: Ben Goldlust, Madeline Johnson, Matt Kugler, and Margot Reisner
Originally broadcast on WSPN October 12th, 2010

Episode #3: Floods (download/listen)
Production Team: Rafe Block, Max Conley, Anna Kilbride, and Natalie Nagle
Originally broadcast on WSPN October 19th, 2010

Episode #4: Landslides and other mass movements (download/listen)
Production Team: Nicole Beloyianis, Kate Brittenham, Orion Johnson, and Jeff Spindel
Originally broadcast on WSPN October 26th, 2010

Episode #5: Earthquakes (download/listen)
Production Team: Matt Brown, Aubree Kendall, Jake Rose, and Jen Wardyga
Originally broadcast on WSPN November 2nd, 2010

Episode #6: Tsunami (download/listen)
Production Team: Ben Goldlust, Madeline Johnson, Matt Kugler, and Margot Reisner
Originally broadcast on WSPN November 9th, 2010

Episode #7: Winter Hazards (download/listen)
Production Team: Rafe Block, Max Conley, Anna Kilbride, and Natalie Nagle
Originally broadcast on WSPN November 16th, 2010

Episode #8: Space Bodies (download/listen)
Production Team: Nicole Beloyianis, Kate Brittenham, Orion Johnson, and Jeff Spindel
Originally broadcast on WSPN November 30th, 2010

 

 

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