Much can be prepared for at important stages of life relating to birth, adulthood, and marriage, just to name a few. But others are less so, such as in the case of natural disasters and catastrophes.
An earthquake or tsunami is expected to hit Israel in the next decade or so, but scientists are unable to predict with exact accuracy when that might happen. As Stephanie Freid reports, Israelis appear to know what to do in the event of an incoming rocket attack, but not when it comes to coping with an earthquake or tsunami.
In Singapore, making sure that their children grow up to be good individuals with sound values is on the minds of virtually every parent. But as Miro Lu finds out, some parents have chosen to go one step further by making sure that they are the sole influences in their children's life.