Scientists produce a mesmerizing simulation of the globe-spanning waves generated by the potent earthquake off Japan.
The 8.0 Pacific quake that hit the Solomon Islands tonight should be about most powerful earthquake possible, according to seismologists' theories of earthquake cycles. And the earthquakes that rocked Tohoku, Japan in 2011, Sumatra ... Read Post
The devastating might of Earth's mysterious movements was put on tragic display this year when the Tohoku earthquake struck off the coast of Japan. The magnitude 9.0 quake was produced by a sudden lurch along a subduction zone, a pl... Read Post