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    After the Big One

    An immersive, reported science fiction saga about surviving the coming mega-quake.

    Five Minutes

    by Adam Rothstein · 10 months ago

    What the first five minutes of the biggest quake ever to hit the continental US will feel like to those on the ground. Part 1 of 5.

    Fuel to the Fire

    by Adam Rothstein · 10 months ago

    It's 8 hours after a crippling mega-quake has hit the United States. The residents of Portland are finally fighting back, but fires, fuel shortages, and chaos reign. Part 3 of 5.

    Poorly Distributed

    by Adam Rothstein · 10 months ago

    Four days in wake of the megaquake, and society begins to collapse. People struggle to stay hopeful, fed, and organized, but desperation is setting in. Part 4 of 5.

    Little Rose City

    by Adam Rothstein · 10 months ago

    Two weeks after the quake toppled Portland, mini-cities have sprung up and the military is taking over. Recovery is in sight. Part 5 of 5.