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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.

Should A Self-Driving Car Kill Its Passengers?

Would you ride in a self-driving car that could kill you to save a thinner person’s life? The answer could be ‘yes’ according to the largest-ever moral decision survey.

Mexico's Infrastructure Hinders Hurricane Willa Recovery

A severe hurricane is devastating to residents and infrastructure. For Mexico, recovering from Hurricane Willa could potentially take years.

Texas A&M’s 'Disaster IQ' App Helps Improve Disaster Response

Texas A&M's Disaster IQ app sets out to streamline vital information while also educating communities with a resilience strategy during emergencies.

Florence's Wrath Caused a Tornado Outbreak in Richmond, Virginia

Hurricanes may lose their wind-speed, but they can still remain a serious flooding threat and lead to very dangerous weather conditions like tornadoes.

'Storm of a Lifetime' Florence Set to Make Landfall in Carolinas Today

Florence is poised to be the most devastating storm to hit this part of the U.S. since Hurricane Hugo in 1989. Experts expect a Friday morning landfall.

Type 2 Diabetes: Widespread But Controllable

Type 2 diabetes often goes undetected because there are no immediate symptoms. Patients are often diagnosed due to increased blood glucose level results.

New York City Ponders Pilot Program to Charge Electric Vehicles at City Streetlamps

New York City is piloting a new system that enables electric vehicle drivers to charge their cars etc., by plugging them into a lamppost.

Cal Fire Says Mendocino Complex Ranch Fire Is 83 Percent Contained

Firefighters “continue to make good progress” extinguishing the Ranch Fire, the last of California’s two Mendocino Complex wildfires.

Stay Ticked Off: Let's Talk about Lyme Disease and How to Prevent It

Preventing tick bites is the best way to protect against Lyme disease. Three-quarters of all disease cases are acquired during activities around the home.

Bridge Collapse in Italy is a Painful Reminder of the Need for Effective Mitigation Strategies

Italy bridge horror: Structural collapses are one of the many reasons why mitigation strategies are an important component of emergency management.