The death toll from Saturday’s earthquake in Pakistan is thought to exceed 20,000 people. Diane and her guests discuss natural disaster patterns and on going efforts to develop early warning systems.

Guests

  • Greg Holland director, weather division, National Center for Atmospheric Research
  • Marianne Guffanti coordinator for the U.S. Geological Survey Volcano Hazards Program
  • Tom Jordan Professor of Earth Sciences, University of Southern California and Director of Southern California Earthquake Center (SCEC)

Topics + Tags

Comments

comments powered by Disqus
Most Recent Shows

Maya Angelou: “Mom & Me & Mom” (Rebroadcast) – And Diane Signs Off

Friday, Dec 30 2016Maya Angelou came onto this program several times over the years. But in her last conversation with Diane, in 2013, she talked about writing about her fraught relationship with her mother for the first time. Her last words to Diane: “I love you, Diane Rehm. And I look forward to seeing you and talking to you again and again.” A year later, she died at the age of 86. In one of Diane's most treasured interviews, the women reflect on forgiveness, healing and reconciliation.