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Bill McGuire

Bill McGuire

Bill McGuire is Professor of Geohazards at University College London. From 1990 to 2011, he directed the AON Benfield UCL Hazard Research Centre. He regularly appears on TV to speak about tsunamis, earthquakes and volcanoes.

Last updated on 13.04.2013


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