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26. Re: Out of the Blue Nov 10, 2013, 22:55 Creston
Cutter wrote on Nov 10, 2013, 21:13:
eRe4s3r wrote on Nov 10, 2013, 18:15:
But nothing you do will protect you from flooding. Not living there seems like a better choice.

I suppose someone should tell all the people in southeast Asia who live in stilt housing that's the case.

For that matter, a large part of Amsterdam is, in essence, built on stilts.

It's possible to build houses to stand up better to extreme weather, but it'll take a long time to catch on, either due to cost, aesthetics, material or whatever.

And I seriously doubt a dome would withstand an EF4 or higher tornado, but admittedly that's just based on gut feeling, rather than any scientific evidence.
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