From AGU's blogs: Earthquake rupture through a U.S. suburb Observations and mapping by seismologists at the University of California Davis in the hours and days after the August 24 earthquake in northern California are helping scientists...Show More Summary
On Disaster Preparedness Day, the Japanese government urges citizens to stock up
Today in U.S. Naval History - September 2 1918 - Navy ships and crews assist earthquake victims of Yokohama and Tokyo, Japan 1940 - Destroyer-for-Bases agreement between U.
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Kieu Hoang Winery, the morning after the quake. At 3a.m. Sunday, August 24, most residents of the Napa Valley were awoken by a 6.1-magnitude earthquake, the largest the region has felt in nearly 25 years. According to the most...
Based on travel patterns logged in your phone, one model shows how disaster response teams can see whether you'll flee to a shelter, a friend's, or your mom's house. Xuan Song cracks open his laptop and shows me a birds-eye view of Tokyo on the day of the Great East Japan Earthquake. Show More Summary
The colourful picture you're looking at isn't modern art. In fact, it's a radar image that shows the damage caused by the earthquake that hit California's Napa Valley at the end of last month. Read more...
With water pollution, toxic waste and earthquakes as by- products of fracking, should we not concentrate on renewable and clean energy? The post Like Contaminated Water? PA,NY,WV,OH, are States for You! appeared first on The Good Men Project.
I PROMISE to reveal the origin of yesterday's mystery picture SOON! In the very next post, in fact, barring any major earthquakes in Northern California, or other major geologic distractions. It's just that I value continuity and order...I...Show More Summary
SAN FRANCISCO -- Experts defend operational earthquake forecasting (OEF) in an editorial published in the Seismological Research Letters (SRL), arguing the importance of public communication as part of a suite of activities intended to improve public safety and mitigate damage from earthquakes. Show More Summary
SAN FRANCISCO -- Before the shaking from one earthquake ends, shaking from another might begin, amplifying the effect of ground motion. Such sequences of closely timed, nearly overlapping, consecutive earthquakes account for devastating...Show More Summary
Oak barrels cracked open and a river of red gushed out. Before long, hundreds of thousands of dollars of wine had coated the concrete floor of Napa Barrel Care, a warehouse near downtown where 40 wineries share storage space.
A shallow, magnitude-3.5 earthquake was reported Monday morning five miles from Gilroy, Calif., according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred at 9:10 a.m. at a depth of 3.1 miles.
The sun is out, the surf is up and it’s a beautiful Southern California day. That’s right, we might be plagued by earthquakes and gridlock, but when the elements align, which is nearly every day, when you get behind the wheel and crank up the radio, you feel like a million bucks. So I just...Read More
Birmingham-based theatre company Little Earthquake have announced a new project: Young Producers, in collaboration with Black Country Touring. Over the 2014-2015 academic year, 150 pupils in five Black Country primary schools will become...Show More Summary
Japan celebrates September 1 as National Disaster prevention day. A country situated at a geologically active area that is prone to powerful earthquakes, typhoons and volcanoes, Japan is obsessed with the safety of its people. AfterShow More Summary
TOKYO (AP) — On national disaster prevention day, Japan's government is urging people to stock up on toilet paper, because more than 40 percent of the nation's supply comes from a high-risk earthquake zone.
PESHAWAR, Pakistan — A magnitude-6 earthquake struck northern Pakistan Sunday, authorities said, though there were no immediate reports of injuries or damage.
A 5.1 magnitude earthquake hit the Fairbanks area of Alaska on Saturday, according to ABC 15 Arizona. The Alaska Earthquake Information Center reports that no damages seem to have occurred as a result of the earthquake that hit at 7:06 p.m. Show More Summary