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Japan selects symbol meaning 'disaster' to define 2018

Added: 13.12.2018 11:03 | 10 views | 0 comments

Japan has chosen the symbol meaning "disaster" to define the year 2018 after floods, earthquakes and typhoons hit the country.

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Robots to the rescue after nuclear disaster

Added: 13.12.2018 6:18 | 0 views | 0 comments

Seven years after a powerful earthquake and tsunami caused a massive nuclear meltdown in the Daiichi Power Plant, Lesley Stahl reports on the unprecedented cleanup effort.


How likely is an earthquake in the Midwest, South? The Big One could be coming

Added: 13.12.2018 0:49 | 14 views | 0 comments

The New Madrid Seismic Zone has a 25 percent to 40 percent chance of producing a significant earthquake within the next 50 years, seismologists say.


Magnitude 4.4 earthquake jolts Tennessee; felt in Atlanta

Added: 12.12.2018 23:19 | 0 views | 0 comments

An earthquake that struck eastern Tennessee early Wednesday could be felt as far away as Atlanta, the U.S. Geological Survey said.


Hawaii Volcanoes National Park is reopened

Added: 12.12.2018 17:51 | 3 views | 0 comments

Volcanoes Hawaii National Park on the Big Island of Hawaii has finally re-opened its doors for the public to visit this wonderful park in Hawaii to explore and enjoy. Closed recently for 3 months because of the damage to the park, earthquakes and the major collapse of the main caldera at Halema'uma'u, the park is again ...]


Two earthquakes shake Southeastern US

Added: 12.12.2018 13:59 | 0 views | 0 comments

Two earthquakes struck Wednesday morning in eastern Tennessee, rattling people awake across several Southeastern states.


Earthquake jolts Tennessee and is felt in Atlanta

Added: 12.12.2018 13:17 | 15 views | 0 comments

The U.S. Geological Survey says a magnitude 4.4 earthquake struck eastern Tennessee and could be felt in Atlanta.

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Historic earthquakes test Indonesia's seismic hazard assessment

Added: 11.12.2018 23:18 | 18 views | 0 comments

Using data gleaned from historical reports, researchers have now identified the sources of some of the most destructive Indonesian earthquakes in Java, Bali and Nusa Tenggara, using these data to independently test how well Indonesia's 2010 and 2017 seismic hazard assessments perform in predicting damaging ground motion.

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Alaska earthquakes offer new insight into improving hazard assessment

Added: 11.12.2018 19:18 | 13 views | 0 comments

Earthquake hazard assessment often overlooks intra-slab earthquakes. EarthScope Transportable Array data for the 2016 Iniskin and Nov. 30, 2018 Anchorage earthquakes in Alaska offer new insight into potential causes of heavy shaking from these intra-slab events.

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