Natural Disasters

Tabletop planter from Japan doubles as emergency earthquake helmet

New Zealand's '8th Wonder of the World' rediscovered

Sinkhole forms in pond, devours 25 tons of fish

Earthquake-proof bed looks more terrifying than the Big One itself

Scientists identify the single most lightning-struck spot on Earth

A biscuit from the Titanic just sold for $23,000

From deadly hailstorm, Skeleton Lake was born

Massive sinkhole swallows beach camp in Australia

Are we ready for 'gray swan' storms?

3 Solar Decathlon homes designed to withstand the next Katrina

Hurricane Katrina prompted a shift in pet rights

10 basics you'll need to be ready for any disaster