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Durham landslides TV story wins award

(28 April 2006)

A video news release about landslides research at Durham University's Geography Department has won an award for the best overall performance on the Research-TV news network.

The story first aired in January 2005 and was taken up by TV broadcasters around the world and continues to attract hits on the Research-TV website.

It features Professor Dave Petley of the International Landslides Centre, whose work includes ground slippages in South East Asia and in Pakistan in the area of last year's earthquake.