In Joplin today: Some of the destruction.
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May 24, 2011 Can homes, schools, hospitals and office buildings be built to be tornado-proof? After the death and destruction we've seen in recent weeks in Joplin, Mo., and Tuscaloosa, Ala., that is likely on many minds. But an engineer lays out the difficulties.
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March 11, 2011 Twitter, Facebook and YouTube are filled with reports. Google's tool aims to help people contact their friends and family. Here's how to follow the story.
February 18, 2011 It's being called the "Guy earthquake swarm" and might be related to natural gas exploration in the area — or could be similar to a series of quakes that hit the state in the 1980s.
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