Tuesday, May 13, 2008

China Earthquake Notes

Storms hamper rescue as China quake toll nears 12,000

Some think the final toll will be much worse: Chinese Quake Likely a Mega-Catastrophe
via Tomorrow Museum

So does World History Blog:

Early today, China was hit by a 7.9 earthquake. Right now, the death toll is over 10,000. I would not be surprised if the final death toll is in the 50,000 to 100,000 range. Unfortunately, this has happened many times before in China.

Rescuers Struggle to Reach Quake Survivors

Sadly: 'No Hope' for Children Buried in Earthquake

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