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Glynn Cosker

Glynn Cosker is the Managing Editor of EDM Digest. Glynn has more than 20 years of writing experience, and he’s the Managing Editor of EDM Digest's sister blog site: In Homeland Security. Born and raised in the U.K., he began his career in government and spent 12 years working in the Consular Section of the British Embassy in Washington – attaining the rank of Vice Consul in the late 1990s. Glynn and his family live in New England.

PODCAST: Advocating for the Safety of People with Disabilities

In this episode of AMU Disaster Crew, Sylvia Longmire, founder of Spin The Globe, discusses her experience traveling the globe in a wheelchair, her favorite ways to travel, and why it's so important for people with disabilities to be vocal advocates for accessibility rights.

What If COVID-19 Had Struck In 1980 Instead Of 2020?

The COVID-19 pandemic has changed the way people live, work and socialize – but what if the coronavirus had hit 40 years ago?

Turning Corn Into Hand Sanitizer: One Distillery's Coronavirus Response

A detailed look at a distillery that shut down its liquor production and switched to making hand sanitizer.

COVID-19: Flattening the Curve to Avoid a 'Great Depression II'

Are we doing enough to flatten the curve of COVID-19? Is a 'Great Depression II' coming to a post-coronavirus world? We spoke with AMU's Dr. Chris Reynolds.

Coronavirus: The List of Cancellations and New Restrictions Keeps Growing

Numerous major sports, cultural, educational, and entertainment organizations are shutting down operations indefinitely in the wake of coronavirus.

EVALI: Will a Vaping Prohibition Combat This New E-Cigarette Illness?

EVALI is the newly named illness that has affected 1,000+ vaping enthusiasts, killing 26. But is a possible 'vaping prohibition' a rush to judgement?

California Wildfires: Evacuations and Proactive Power Cuts

California wildfires: More than 1,600 homes in Los Angeles were evacuated Friday as various wildfires erupted and spread throughout San Fernando Valley.

Mosquito-Borne EEE Virus Threat Ongoing in Various States

EEE virus has caused several human deaths in numerous states in one of the worst seasons for the mosquito-borne virus in recent memory.

AMU Disaster Crew: Tweeting Emergency Preparedness and Recovery Tips

AMU Disaster Crew provides up-to-date and current information on disasters and emergencies for emergency managers, responders and the general public.

A Tropical Depression May Form Within Days Off The U.S. Coast; Is Hurricane Season Awakening?

Weather satellites and other meteorological data suggest that an area of week low pressure is just to the east-southeast of the Florida peninsula.