Confluence of natural hazards: A possible scenario
Article first published online: 3 JUN 2011
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Eos, Transactions American Geophysical Union
Volume 81, Issue 23, pages 254–259, 6 June 2000
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2000), Confluence of natural hazards: A possible scenario, Eos Trans. AGU, 81(23), 254–259, doi:10.1029/00EO00181.(
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As society considers hazards that may affect human populations on a large scale, it is best to avoid the Chicken Little syndrome. Overreaction will serve no useful purpose. On the other hand, we should also recognize the increasing vulnerability that our society faces as it builds up dependencies on highly complex, and highly interconnected, technologies.