natural disaster

Technology Pioneer Of Humanability: Komal Ahmad

In an interview with PSFK in collaboration with Verizon, Komal Ahmad discusses how she is using technology for good in her work as founder and CEO of Copia, a mobile app that helps businesses put their excess food to use, helping curb environmental waste as well as giving food to those who need it most

Mobile Service Warns Farmers Whenever A Flood Is Coming

The free app keeps track of rivers and streams in Nigeria, and sends out an alert if unsafe conditions occur

Hotels, Hospitality & Travel Facebook Aims To Personalize How We Connect In Times Of Crisis

An invite tool to 'Safety Check' feature will rely on people power rather than just algorithms

Design Disaster Kit Modeled After Crowdsourced Earthquake Relief Advice

The Second Aid box offers DIY tips and survival essentials with innovative design

Video The Go Bag Reinvents the Disaster Relief Kit

Apparel for aversion uses emergent materials for innovative preparedness kit

Work Climb Mount Everest on Interactive Charity Website

Trek to the summit online and donate to the families of the Sherpas lost in the devastating avalanche earlier this year

Luxury Hotel Gives Guests Virtual Seeds to Plant Trees in Fire-Ravaged Chilean Patagonia

Campaign aims to plant a million trackable trees to aid the recovery of four national parks and reserves

Home Emergency Shelter Falls From The Sky For Immediate Disaster Relief

The LifeBox can support a family 4 during natural disasters.

Advertising Dried Food Art Works Warn People To Prepare For Natural Disasters [Pics]

Artist highlights the vulnerability of countries and the importance of being ready when disaster strikes with new project.

Design How Mayor Bloomberg Will Protect NYC From Climate Change

The Big Apple prepares itself for the storms that are likely to impact the city over the next few decades.

Technology Airbnb Creates Permanent Tool For Disaster Victims To Find Nearby Housing

The company turns it's temporary disaster relief into an ongoing effort.

Design Emergency Shelter Provides Emotional Retreat For Victims [Pics]

Customizable design gives disaster victims a sense of ownership and separation when they want it.

Innovation Reusable Shopping Bag Doubles As Emergency Helmet [Video]

In a natural disaster, you might see people putting on these eco-friendly totes.

Japanese 'Noah's Ark' Disaster Capsule Holds Four Adults And Floats [Headlines]

This emergency fiberglass shelter, to be used in the case of another massive tsunami, is equipped with a lookout window and breathing holes.

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