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Photo of Exo disaster relief unit

Haiti and Hurricane Katrina inspire revolutionary new disaster shelters

Low cost portable, reusable shelters – the Exo – will help provide temporary housing for future victims of natural disasters. This is the result of an invention by a Texas-based start-up firm, Reaction Housing.  Their founder Michael McDaniel, came up with the idea after becoming frustrated with the slow humanitarian response following Hurricane Katrina in […]

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