Earthquakes, floods, falling stocks and Elvis..

I’ve been enjoying watching my investments fall in value over the last week, another example of globalisation, American banks giving loans to people who can’t afford to pay them back… and I was distressed to find out that Elvis was dead.

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(Image courtesy of the B.B.C. .)

On a more serious note a strong earthquake in Peru has lead to several hundred deaths.

Alan has highlighted an article on about the potential of London flooding, some great animations as well. Some further reading can be found here and here on the blog.

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