Every couple of years, a mysterious rare fish that resembles a serpent washes up on some beach.
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A Christian conspiracy theory website calculated that time for humanity on Earth is running out and that the signs of the apocalypse are all around, the most telling being the increase in solar eclipses and earthquakes that are harbingers of the end of the world. Show More Summary
The Oroville Dam crisis reminded many Californians of something we only associate with earthquakes: Our oft-crumbling infrastructure.
Remember the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear accident following the 2011 earthquake and tsunami in Japan? I wrote about it at the time, here, here, here, here, and here, explaining that the accident was far worse than the public was being told and that it would take many decades — if ever — for the site to recover. Show More Summary
NEWS YOU CAN USE: This Unsettling Experiment Shows How Liquefaction Occurs During an Earthquake.
Italian great Roberto Baggio marked his 50th birthday on Saturday by visiting towns devastated by earthquakes last year
ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE Can Artificial Intelligence Predict Earthquakes? Annie Sneed | Scientific American "Along with more sophisticated computing, he [Johnson] and his team are trying something in the lab no one else has done before:...Show More Summary
When you think of natural disasters in California, your mind’s eye naturally envisions earthquakes. And for good reason, the Pacific-North American plate boundary, manifested by the San Andres fault, slices through California from the Salton Sea north to northern California’s Point Delgada. Show More Summary
Tokyo Electric Power Co. is struggling with the plant’s decommissioning following the 2011 earthquake that led to the meltdown
Natural gas fracking well triggered series of quakes in 2016 in western Pennsylvania, according to state officials
Pennsylvania environmental regulators say there's a likely correlation between a natural gas company's fracking operation and a series of minor earthquakes in western Pennsylvania last year.
Pennsylvania environmental regulators are set to release the findings of their investigation into a series of minor earthquakes that took place near fracking operations by an oil and gas company. … Click to Continue »
Haiti’s 2010 earthquake has left more than physical scars. In one of the country’s two psychiatric hospitals, chronically ill patients live in cell-like rooms while staff lack the resources to treat them Continue reading...
When the earth liquifies.
Remember the Fukishima Daiichi nuclear accident following the 2011 earthquake and tsunami in Japan? I wrote about it at the time, here, here, here, here, and here, explaining that the accident was far worse than the public was being told and that it would take many decades — if ever — for the site to recover. Show More Summary
New Zealand’s Lyttelton Museum lost its building five years ago, but Julia Holden is giving it a public presence through a project focused on local history. The post After an Earthquake Destroyed a Museum, an Artist Stepped in to Fill the Void appeared first on Hyperallergic.
Using computer code, the seismic data of powerful earthquakes are transformed into sound-rich visualizations that may help advance the study of earthquakes further.
Two earthquakes rocked an area of Indonesia's Aceh province devastated by a quake in December, damaging houses and causing injuries.
Some seismologists are excited about the potential of artificial intelligence to save lives