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Wednesday, 09 January 2019 01:00

Huge sinkhole in East Java, Indonesia

An enormous sinkhole has opened in Surabaya, East Java, Indonesia.

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A leak in a cross passage between twin-bored tunnels has led to a ground collapse in Perth's Forrestfield Airport railway, Australia.

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A dam collapse in Laos occurred on July 23, 2018, has resulted in severe deforestation of protected areas.

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Monday, 07 January 2019 01:00

Mount Etna erupted in Sicily, Italy

Mount Etna, the most active volcano of Europe, erupted on Christmas Eve, causing numerous earthquakes and closing the airport of Catania.

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373 people are reported dead and more than 1,400 injured after a disastrous tsunami hit the islands of Java and Sumatra in Indonesia.

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Geopier’s GeoConcrete® Column (GCC) rigid inclusion system provided significant cost savings and schedule advantages while limiting vibrations and reducing risk to nearby structures, including a historic granite fl ood wall.

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A 6,000-year-old structure located near Stonehenge was damaged due to tunnel works according to archaeologists.

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The region of Plomari in the Island of Lesvos, Greece, was struck by rockfalls for the second time in less than a month.

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A huge rockfall in Cornwall, U.K., was caught on camera by a woman.

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Friday, 14 December 2018 01:00

Perpetual landslide in Summerland, Canada

A hillside is eroding and has been moving for almost a century in Summerland, Canada.

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