In December 2015, the UN General Assembly designated 5 November as World Tsunami Awareness Day. Tsunamis are rare. But they can be extremely deadly. In the past 100 years, more than 260,000 people have perished in 58 separate tsunamis. At an average of 4,600 deaths per disaster, the toll has surpassed any other natural hazard.Continue reading “WORLD TSUNAMI AWARENESS DAY”