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Search results for:  'Earthquake Metropolis'
Updated 06-15-2019

Being Indojin | Living - Metropolis Japan
Being Indojin | Living  Metropolis Japan

Metropolis takes a look into the pockets of "Little India" that make up Tokyo's Indian community and explores how they have evolved and continue to evolve.


Fri, 31 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Indonesia Tsunami Death Toll Climbs Above 800 - The
Indonesia Tsunami Death Toll Climbs Above 800  The New York Times

BANGKOK Soaring over eastern Indonesia on Friday, Petra Mandagi exulted at the perfect conditions for a paragliding addict: azure skies, a sweet breeze ...


Sun, 30 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Hospital Productions to host Mexico City earthquake
Hospital Productions to host Mexico City earthquake benefit showcase  FACT

Hospital Productions are teaming up with Diffuser to host a charity showcase for AYOK to raise money for victims of the 2017 Puebla earthquake.


Tue, 30 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Magnitude 7.0 Earthquake Rocks Anchorage - The Wall
Magnitude 7.0 Earthquake Rocks Anchorage  The Wall Street Journal

A magnitude 7.0 earthquake rattled Anchorage, Alaska, causing damage to roads and bridges, sending workers under desks and setting off a brief tsunami ...


Fri, 30 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
WATCH: Powerful quake rocks Indonesia, 'many' buildings
WATCH: Powerful quake rocks Indonesia, 'many' buildings collapse  News24

Indonesia was rocked by a powerful 7.5 magnitude earthquake, with the national disaster agency saying that "many" buildings had collapsed in the aftermath of ...


Fri, 28 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
The Workers of Fukushima Daiichi | Feature - Metropolis
The Workers of Fukushima Daiichi | Feature  Metropolis Japan

Many believe the Fukushima exclusion zone is abandoned, but 5000 workers are still employed at the Daiichi plant in proximity to dangerous nuclear debris.


Fri, 28 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
New earthquake map shows Washingtons at-risk buildings
New earthquake map shows Washingtons at-risk buildings  MyNorthwest.com

Washington has a new interactive map to help determine how dangerous your community will be when a major earthquake hits, showing masonry buildings and ...


Thu, 28 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Buildings in Istanbul will become graveyards - expert
Buildings in Istanbul will become graveyards - expert  Ahval

Neighbours looked on in horror as search and rescue teams dug for days in the rubble of an eight-storey building that collapsed in the eastern Istanbul suburb of ...


Thu, 28 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
The Ruby Tower - Manila Bulletin
The Ruby Tower  Manila Bulletin

THE VIEW FROM RIZAL. By DR. JUN YNARES. Dr. Jun Ynares. Why do you keep telling that Ruby Tower story? That was my knee-jerk response to an attempt ...


Sun, 28 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
LA Not Ready for the 'Big One' or, Any Other Major
LA Not Ready for the 'Big One' or, Any Other Major Catastrophe  City Watch

GELFAND'S WORLD--While our giant metropolis was anticipating a long weekend of barbecues and Indi racing, nineteen neighborhood council activists ...


Mon, 27 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
One of Egypt's oldest churches dating back to the 4th
One of Egypt's oldest churches dating back to the 4th century found hidden behind ancient basilica wall  The First News

Polish archaeologists have discovered a 4th Century church in Egypt, which they say could be one of the oldest known Christian temples in Egypt.


Mon, 27 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
The earthquake-prone life of Mumbai's neighbour Palghar
The earthquake-prone life of Mumbai's neighbour Palghar  Quartz

One moment, Achita Sankar Machhi was sitting in a plastic chair, fiddling with her television remote. The next she was on the floor, the chair atop her. She lived ...


Wed, 27 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Minor damage seen in 3 bridges, 53 schools - INQUIRER
Minor damage seen in 3 bridges, 53 schools  INQUIRER.net

Minor damage have been found in 53 school buildings and three bridges in Metro Manila following the 6.1-intensity earthquake that struck parts of Luzon on ...


Fri, 26 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
How a Mexico City Exhibition Fueled a Debate on Preservation
How a Mexico City Exhibition Fueled a Debate on Preservation and Power  ArchDaily

A small yet ambitious exhibition at Archivo presents a proposal to relocate the murals of a Mexico City building to the state's contested airport project.


Thu, 26 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Seismic warning to India: A shock strikes just north
Seismic warning to India: A shock strikes just north of Delhi  temblor

India is one of the countries with the most earthquake-related deaths. Just in the past century, over 100.000 people have died due to earthquakes in the country.


Mon, 25 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
A seismic task: Istanbul awaits a once-in-a-century
A seismic task: Istanbul awaits a once-in-a-century earthquake  The Irish Times

In this metropolis of 15 million inhabitants there's a terrifying event that few people talk about, but everyone accepts one day, perhaps decades from now, will ...


Sat, 25 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
36 Hours in Kobe, Japan - The New York Times
36 Hours in Kobe, Japan  The New York Times

In 1868, after more than two centuries of isolationism, the opening of the port of Kobe brought a wave of international influences to this sunny city on the main ...


Thu, 25 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
The New Istanbul Design Biennial Wants to Change How
The New Istanbul Design Biennial Wants to Change How We Design  Metropolis Magazine

The sprawling fourth Istanbul Design Biennial's installations highlight how designers can find new sources of knowledge and collaboration.


Mon, 24 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Are we really prepared for the Big One? - INQUIRER
Are we really prepared for the Big One?  INQUIRER.net

When I lived in Tokyo some years ago, friends in Manila expressed concern about radiation leaking from nuclear reactors into my sashimi.


Wed, 24 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Sangil: The quake in Porac and its meaning - SunStar
Sangil: The quake in Porac and its meaning  SunStar Philippines

I CAN'T believe it. It's the only tall building in my hometown... and now flattened by the Monday afternoon 6.1-magnitude earthquake. This is the Chuzon ...


Wed, 24 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Lack of preparation for massive earthquake could bring
Lack of preparation for massive earthquake could bring catastrophe, report says  Los Angeles Times

Southern California's smaller cities and large businesses must take the threat of a crippling earthquake far more seriously than they have been, a committee of.


Thu, 23 Jun 2016 07:00:00 GMT
We know where the next big earthquakes will happen
We know where the next big earthquakes will happen but not when  Vox.com

A massive quake off Alaska's coast triggered a tsunami warning. Here are eight things to know about these seismic events.


Tue, 23 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Wellington Town Hall seismic strengthening and upgrade
Wellington Town Hall seismic strengthening and upgrade work hit by skyrocketing costs  Interest.co.nz

The country's volatile construction industry is one of the factors being blamed for the skyrocketing cost of the seismic strengthening and refurbishment of the ...


Sat, 23 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
'Volcano' tsunami kills at least 62 in Indonesia
'Volcano' tsunami kills at least 62 in Indonesia  News24

A tsunami following a volcanic eruption has killed 62 people and injured hundreds more as it slammed without warning into tourist beaches and coastal areas ...


Sun, 23 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Strong earthquake hits remote mountain region in India
Strong earthquake hits remote mountain region in India  Phys.Org

American seismologists say a magnitude 5.9 earthquake shook a remote part of India near the border with China early Wednesday, in a mountainous region that ...


Tue, 23 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Post-quake inspection of gov't buildings, infra in
Post-quake inspection of gov't buildings, infra in NCR ordered  pna.gov.ph

MANILA -- The Metro Manila Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (MMDRRMC) has ordered an inspection of government buildings and ...


Tue, 23 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Inspection of police stations, jails set after 6.1
Inspection of police stations, jails set after 6.1 quake  INQUIRER.net

MANILA, Philippines Philippine National Police (PNP) chief General Oscar Albayalde has ordered an inspection and assessment of police stations and other ...


Tue, 23 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Powerful quake hits Philippines, day after deadly temblor
Powerful quake hits Philippines, day after deadly temblor  Toronto Star

PORAC, Philippines - A new powerful earthquake hit the central Philippines on Tuesday, a day after a magnitude 6.1 quake rattled the country's north and left at ...


Tue, 23 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
The Strange Tectonic Coincidence of Mexicos September
The Strange Tectonic Coincidence of Mexicos September Earthquakes  The New Yorker

In 1325, the Aztecs, until then a nomadic people, chose the site of their capital, Tenochtitlan, based on a prophecy that the location would be marked by an eagle ...


Fri, 22 Sep 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Shocked and shaken to the ground: An eyewitness report
Shocked and shaken to the ground: An eyewitness report from Mexico City  temblor

Germn Acosta, Temblor's Spanish translator, tells what it was like experiencing Tuesday's M=7.1 earthquake in Mexico City.


Fri, 22 Sep 2017 07:00:00 GMT
The Philippines is building a green, disaster-resilient
The Philippines is building a green, disaster-resilient city  CNN

In one of the most disaster-prone regions on the planet, a new city has been designed specifically to withstand natural calamities -- and it's being built using ...


Sun, 22 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Addis Ababa's Zoma Museum Aims to Revive Local Architectural
Addis Ababa's Zoma Museum Aims to Revive Local Architectural Tradition  Metropolis Magazine

The Zoma Museum, which is slated to open in March, is a collaboration between curator Meskerem Assegued and artist Elias Sime.


Tue, 22 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Iloilo City quake drill successful - SunStar Philippines
Iloilo City quake drill successful  SunStar Philippines

ILOILO City successfully conducted as pilot site the 2019 First Quarter Nationwide Simultaneous Earthquake Drill (NSED) held February 21. This was the ...


Fri, 22 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Powerful earthquake hits Philippines one day after
Powerful earthquake hits Philippines one day after deadly temblor  Los Angeles Times

The U.S. Geological Survey put the magnitude of Tuesday's earthquake at 6.3.


Mon, 22 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
No untoward incidents reported in eastern part of Metro
No untoward incidents reported in eastern part of Metro Manila after earthquake police  Manila Bulletin

Initial assessment conducted by police personnel in the eastern part of the metropolis showed that no untoward incidents were reported minutes after a 6.0 ...


Mon, 22 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
IN PHOTOS: Iloilo City leads first nationwide earthquake
IN PHOTOS: Iloilo City leads first nationwide earthquake drill for 2019  Rappler

ILOILO CITY, Philippines The 1st Quarter Nationwide Simultaneous Earthquake Drill (NSED) for 2019 kicked off at the new Iloilo City Dinagyang Grandstand ...


Thu, 21 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Mexico needs help now. Can President Trump overcome
Mexico needs help now. Can President Trump overcome his grudges and provide it?  The Washington Post

Early in the morning of Sept. 19, 1985, a ferocious earthquake shook Mexico City. For almost two minutes, the wobbly metropolis trembled and jumped, jolted by ...


Wed, 20 Sep 2017 07:00:00 GMT
An Innovative Damper System Lets This Skyscraper Resist
An Innovative Damper System Lets This Skyscraper Resist Earthquakes  Metropolis Magazine

The most remarkable thing about 181 FremontSan Francisco's third-tallest tower, designed by Heller Manus Architectsis not the penthouse's asking price ...


Fri, 20 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Los Angeles history 101 - Curbed LA
Los Angeles history 101  Curbed LA

Where'd the water come from? When did the big earthquake hit? These are 13 defining moments in the LA's history.


Fri, 20 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Mexico earthquake: How Day of the Dead is bringing
Mexico earthquake: How Day of the Dead is bringing Mexico City back to life  The Independent

There's a chill in the air but the sky is a brilliant blue. The sun is shining. The rain that pelted down on the city during the rainy season has begun to ease and the ...


Thu, 19 Oct 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Raspberry Pi helps geologists measure earthquakes and
Raspberry Pi helps geologists measure earthquakes and volcanoes  Electronics Weekly

On the slopes of a volcano in Panama, is a company making seismographs using Raspberry Pis. Called Raspberry Shakes, their performance is high enough ...


Tue, 19 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
City living in fear with aftershocks still striking
City living in fear with aftershocks still striking OsakaThe Asahi Shimbun  Asahi Shimbun

OSAKA--A 20-year-old university student, like millions of others in this teeming metropolis, spent a restless night June 18 after the strongest quake in decades, ...


Tue, 19 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
'The People Were There For the People' ~ Remembering
'The People Were There For the People' ~ Remembering the September 19 Earthquake in Mexico ~ One Year Later  lataco.com

The often repeated line that L.A. is the second biggest Mexican city in the world is rooted not just in a demographic and historic association, but also in a ...


Tue, 18 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Take a Closer Look at the Design of the World's Tallest
Take a Closer Look at the Design of the World's Tallest Residential Tower  Metropolis Magazine

As shown in a new video, the Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill Architecturedesigned Central Park Tower will dwarf all other residential buildings.


Thu, 18 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
16 Designs From "Bubbletecture: Inflatable Architecture
16 Designs From "Bubbletecture: Inflatable Architecture and Design"  Metropolis Magazine

This excerpt from "Bubbletecture" teases the 200+ works of architecture, furniture, fashion, art, and industrial design that are included in the book.


Mon, 18 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Pictures: Osaka Earthquake Kills 3 and Injures Over
Pictures: Osaka Earthquake Kills 3 and Injures Over 300 in Japan metropolis  Newsweek

At least three people have been killed and hundreds injured after a 6.1 magnitude earthquake struck Osaka in western Japan. The earthquake hit the metropolis ...


Mon, 18 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
1906 San Francisco earthquake: Old photos offer new
1906 San Francisco earthquake: Old photos offer new glimpses of devastation  San Francisco Chronicle

The ground shook. The city burned. Hundreds died. San Francisco, however, rose from the ashes, rebuilt and became a greater city, a shining symbol of the ...


Wed, 18 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
A tectonic squeeze may be loading three thrust faults
A tectonic squeeze may be loading three thrust faults beneath central Los Angeles  temblor

This squeeze was likely behind the 1971 Sylmar, 1987 Whittier Narrows and 1994 Northridge thrust earthquakes.


Mon, 17 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Public safety for all: Inside out development is the
Public safety for all: Inside out development is the key - Himalayan Times  Himalayan Times

Inside out development strategies ensure guardianship of heritage and history, embrace the future through planning, save lives and protect the tangibles, the ...


Fri, 17 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Harrahs Metropolis closed due to Ohio River flooding
Harrahs Metropolis closed due to Ohio River flooding  KFVS

The casino is waiting for the river to start receding before they can go back in to start making repairs.


Sun, 17 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
San Francisco's Big Seismic Gamble - New York Times
San Francisco's Big Seismic Gamble  New York Times

The city's building code does not protect its people from earthquakes nearly as much as you might think.


Tue, 17 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Fail-safe water security system for Manila metropolis
Fail-safe water security system for Manila metropolis  Philippine Star

Metro Manilans recently went through a traumatic episode. The taps went dry for weeks in the East water concession zone. Water supply has since resumed but ...


Thu, 16 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Metropolis apartment building fire considered suspicious
Metropolis apartment building fire considered suspicious  KFVS

An apartment building fire early on Friday morning is considered suspicious.


Fri, 15 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Buffalo horn roofs and the simple charm of Padang
Buffalo horn roofs and the simple charm of Padang  Free Malaysia Today

Most travellers to West Sumatra do not linger in the city of Padang, preferring instead to head directly to the region's main tourist spots such as the Mentawai ...


Sat, 15 Jun 2019 01:00:18 GMT
Asia's Coastal Cities Must Prepare for Tsunamis by
Asia's Coastal Cities Must Prepare for Tsunamis by 2060, Scientists Warn  Inverse

Scientists say that even as little as half a meter of sea level rise by the year 2060 could double the hazard posed to Macau in the event of earthquake-triggered ...


Wed, 15 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Tokyo became a megacity by reinventing itself - National
Tokyo became a megacity by reinventing itself  National Geographic

Walk through Japan's energetic urban heart and see a vibrant, creative culture that bounced back from war and natural disaster.


Thu, 14 Mar 2019 09:03:09 GMT
Mexico City's LIGA Features Exhibition by Pedro y Juana
Mexico City's LIGA Features Exhibition by Pedro y Juana  Metropolis Magazine

Ana Paula Ruiz Galindo and Mecky Reuss (who work under the moniker Pedro y Juana) were also recently chosen for the 2019 MoMA PS1 Young Architects ...


Thu, 14 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Quake rocks parts of Assam, Meghalaya, Bihar and Bengal
Quake rocks parts of Assam, Meghalaya, Bihar and Bengal  BusinessLine

An earthquake measuring 5.5 on the Richter scale hit parts of Assam, Meghalaya, Bihar and West Bengal on Wednesday, an India Meteorological Department ...


Wed, 12 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Hokkaido Quake Hinders Overseas Visitors - NHK WORLD
Hokkaido Quake Hinders Overseas Visitors  NHK WORLD

The powerful earthquake that struck Hokkaido early this month came at a time when the number of overseas visitors to the region is at a record high.


Wed, 12 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Osaka intends to call 2nd referendum in fall 2020 on
Osaka intends to call 2nd referendum in fall 2020 on metropolis plan  Japan Today

Osaka Mayor Ichiro Matsui said Saturday he wants to hold a referendum around fall 2020 on whether to restructure the western Japanese city into a metropolis ...


Sun, 12 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Indonesia was rocked by more than 11 000 earthquakes
Indonesia was rocked by more than 11 000 earthquakes last year  Fin24

Indonesia was rattled by more than 11 500 earthquakes last year, almost double the annual average of the past decade, according to the nation's meteorological ...


Sat, 12 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Still The Best - Business Mirror
Still The Best  Business Mirror

THE government has given *fresh* assurances that Clark remains a safe haven for investors and locators, allaying fears from existing businesses in the wake of ...


Sat, 11 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Japan marks tsunami, nuclear tragedy eight years on
Japan marks tsunami, nuclear tragedy eight years on  News24

With flowers, silent prayers and tearful tributes, Japan on Monday marked the eighth anniversary of a crippling earthquake, tsunami and nuclear disaster that ...


Mon, 11 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Helicopter crashes on Manhattan skyscrapers a dead
Helicopter crashes on Manhattan skyscrapers a dead  The Crypto Coin Discovery

In Manhattan, New York, died on Monday, a helicopter on the roof of a skyscraper is hard. A man was killed, which is according to the authorities, presumably to ...


Tue, 11 Jun 2019 07:03:50 GMT
Mexico City has never cataloged its buildings to know
Mexico City has never cataloged its buildings to know how many are at serious risk of collapse in an earthquake  Los Angeles Times

With more than 360 dead from last month's earthquake, structural engineers say there is an obvious, urgent solution officials in Mexico need to do before the ...


Fri, 10 Nov 2017 08:00:00 GMT
4.0-magnitude earthquake hits northeast Ohio, USGS
4.0-magnitude earthquake hits northeast Ohio, USGS confirms  TheFinanceTime

CLEVELAND Federal geologists boom an earthquake with an estimated magnitude 4 has been detected merely northeast of Cleveland in Lake Erie.


Mon, 10 Jun 2019 17:58:24 GMT
Makwanpur quake victims seek land - Nepal - ReliefWeb
Makwanpur quake victims seek land - Nepal  ReliefWeb

English News and Press Release on Nepal about Recovery and Reconstruction and Earthquake; published on 09 Dec 2018 by The Kathmandu Post.


Mon, 10 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Indonesia expert warned of quake, government even mapped
Indonesia expert warned of quake, government even mapped risk areas  News24

An Indonesian scientist had warned of a quake and tsunami occurring in the area hard-hit by last month's disasters; the government had even mapped areas at ...


Tue, 09 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Third earthquake in 2018 in Lebak: Is Jakarta ready
Third earthquake in 2018 in Lebak: Is Jakarta ready for megathrust quake? - The Jakarta Post  Jakarta Post

Lebak, Banten, was rocked by its third earthquake of the year on July 7. Even though it was smaller than the ones that occurred on Jan. 23 (6.1-magnitude) and ...


Mon, 09 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
The Misunderstood Victims | Living - Metropolis Japan
The Misunderstood Victims | Living  Metropolis Japan

Yuya Kamoshita, one of the victims of the earthquake in Tohoku, shares with us the reality of life after the natural disaster.


Wed, 09 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Metropolis man arrested in connection with theft investigation
Metropolis man arrested in connection with theft investigation  KFVS

MASSAC COUNTY, IL (KFVS) - A Metropolis, Illinois man was arrested in connection with a theft investigation in Massac County. Cody Atkinson, 33, was ...


Wed, 09 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Why the Giant Mexican Earthquake Happened - Scientific
Why the Giant Mexican Earthquake Happened  Scientific American

Late Thursday night the biggest earthquake to hit Mexico in 100 years shook the countryand a large part of the globe. The magnitude 8.1 temblor was ...


Fri, 08 Sep 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Deadly One-Two Punch: Killer Quake & Massive Tsunami
Deadly One-Two Punch: Killer Quake & Massive Tsunami Likely to Devastate Northwest, Experts Warn  CBN News

When it comes to natural disasters, the Pacific Northwest is just about the nation's quietest corner. But the biggest killer quake to ever hit America is likely to ...


Mon, 08 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Haiti quake kills at least 12, injures others - News24
Haiti quake kills at least 12, injures others  News24

Emergency teams worked to provide relief in Haiti after a magnitude 5.9 earthquake killed at least 12 people and left others injured.


Mon, 08 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
2 Indonesian volcanoes spew lava in new eruptions
2 Indonesian volcanoes spew lava in new eruptions  News24

Two volcanoes in Indonesia have spewed *fresh* lava down their slopes, in the latest of several eruptions in less than two weeks.


Fri, 08 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
As Natural Disasters Worsen, States Depend on Volunteer
As Natural Disasters Worsen, States Depend on Volunteer Responders  Governing

Wearing goggles and a bright green vest, Brenda Burke approached the 3-foot-tall flame in a crouched position, holding a fire extinguisher at the ready.


Wed, 08 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Bright lights of Sapporo's famed nightlife district
Bright lights of Sapporo's famed nightlife district darkened by quake  Kyodo News Plus

The neon lights of Sapporo's famed Susukino entertainment district were shrouded in darkness Thursday night, the area's revelers replaced by people huddled ...


Fri, 07 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Fault-line mapping reduces quake damage, saves lives
Fault-line mapping reduces quake damage, saves lives experts  INQUIRER.net

(Last of two parts). MANILA, Philippines Mikee Nazal was at home, watching television on a late Monday afternoon, when she suddenly felt like being on a ...


Tue, 07 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Western Kentucky feels aftermath of minor earthquake
Western Kentucky feels aftermath of minor earthquake Thursday night  Courier Journal

Western Kentucky and the surrounding region felt the effects of a small earthquake Thursday evening along the New Madrid Seismic Zone.


Fri, 07 Jun 2019 10:51:00 GMT
Mapping the 1994 Northridge Earthquake: Origin, Shaking
Mapping the 1994 Northridge Earthquake: Origin, Shaking and Damage  NBC Southern California

The 1994 Northridge earthquake was centered in the northwest San Fernando Valley on a previously undocumented fault at a depth of about 10 miles and ...


Mon, 07 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Next Stop Niseko | Travel - Metropolis Japan
Next Stop Niseko | Travel  Metropolis Japan

Niseko has become the most popular winter destination in Japan thanks to its dreamy landscape and ski conditions. We look at the impacts of its growth.


Fri, 07 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Filipinos hardly prepared for destructive earthquakes
Filipinos hardly prepared for destructive earthquakes  INQUIRER.net

MANILA, Philippines The timestamp on the CCTV footage read 5:07 p.m. on April 22, 2019. Within five seconds of the 6.1-magnitude quake, the ceiling fell, ...


Mon, 06 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Awkward Tableaux | Culture - Metropolis Japan
Awkward Tableaux | Culture  Metropolis Japan

Catastrophe and the Power of Art by Hai-Hsin Huang depicts human and natural disasters in a serious and thought-provoking exhibition.


Thu, 06 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Editorial: 30 Years Later, the Earthquake Still is
Editorial: 30 Years Later, the Earthquake Still is a Festering Wound  Asbarez Armenian News

Thirty years after the devastating earthquake in Armenia, its epicenter and surrounding cities and towns still remain a vivid reminder of that fateful December 7 in ...


Thu, 06 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
The Indonesia quake-tsunami disaster in numbers - News24
The Indonesia quake-tsunami disaster in numbers  News24

Here are the latest figures highlighting the scale of devastation wrought by Indonesia's earthquake and tsunami disaster:


Fri, 05 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Fighting for the Future of Namie, Fukushima | Feature
Fighting for the Future of Namie, Fukushima | Feature  Metropolis Japan

M.W. Larson tells the story of a cattle rancher and activist running for mayor of Namie, Fukushima, a town still inside the nuclear exclusion zone.


Fri, 05 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Rich Moreno: Nevada's Manhattan was no metropolis
Rich Moreno: Nevada's Manhattan was no metropolis  Nevada Appeal

It was gold and silver not $24 in beads and necklaces that created Nevada's Manhattan.But unlike its more famous namesake, Nevada's Manhattan never ...


Wed, 05 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Ryozan Park | Living - Metropolis Japan
Ryozan Park | Living  Metropolis Japan

Ryozan Park, a sharing work space for all to balance out work and life located in two areas of Tokyo with a spacious atmosphere.


Wed, 05 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Magnitude 7.5 quake strikes in Pacific near New Caledonia
Magnitude 7.5 quake strikes in Pacific near New Caledonia  News24

A powerful magnitude 7.5 earthquake has struck in the ocean near the Pacific nation of New Caledonia, prompting authorities to warn of a tsunami threat to ...


Wed, 05 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Metro subway to survive earthquake - Philippine Star
Metro subway to survive earthquake  Philippine Star

The P357-billion Metro Manila Subway will be safe in case of an earthquake in the metropolis, the head of the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and ...


Mon, 04 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Restoring the Glory of This Iconic Chicago 'Black Metropolis
Restoring the Glory of This Iconic Chicago 'Black Metropolis' Building  Next City

In its heyday, the Overton building housed a thriving variety of black-owned commercial and civic improvement ventures. It may soon do so again.


Fri, 04 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Taller TO Explores Movement in Architecture on Mexico
Taller TO Explores Movement in Architecture on Mexico City's Unsteady Ground  Metropolis Magazine

In 2018, 144 copper plates atop steel rods filled the patio at the Museo Experimental el Eco in Mexico City with an ongoing sonic performance. Courtesy Csar ...


Thu, 04 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Volcano erupts on same Indonesian island as earlier
Volcano erupts on same Indonesian island as earlier quake  News24

A volcano erupted on Wednesday on the same central Indonesian island as an earlier earthquake and authorities warned planes about volcanic ash in the air.


Wed, 03 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Powerful earthquake jolts Kumamoto in southwestern
Powerful earthquake jolts Kumamoto in southwestern Japan  The Mainichi

TOKYO -- A strong earthquake jolted Kumamoto Prefecture in southwestern Japan on Jan. 3, the Japan Meteorological Agency said.


Thu, 03 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
WATCH: Indonesia earthquake, tsunami victims desperate
WATCH: Indonesia earthquake, tsunami victims desperate for aid, frustrated by delays  News24

Desperation has exploded into anger in the town closest to the epicentre of the massive earthquake and tsunami that hit parts of Sulawesi island four days ago, ...


Tue, 02 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Free flexible workspace for MSMEs affected by earthquake
Free flexible workspace for MSMEs affected by earthquake  INQUIRER.net

FlySpaces, Southeast Asia's leading digital marketplace for flexible workspace, seeks to help Philippine micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) affected ...


Thu, 02 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
6.5-magnitude quake hits off SE Mexico - Xinhua | English
6.5-magnitude quake hits off SE Mexico - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

MEXICO CITY, Feb. 1 (Xinhua) -- A 6.5-magnitude earthquake struck the border city of Ciudad Hidalgo in Mexico's southeastern Chiapas state on Friday, said ...


Sat, 02 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Earthquake tremors felt in Karachi - Business Recorder
Earthquake tremors felt in Karachi  Business Recorder

KARACHI: Earthquakes tremors were felt in some areas of the metropolis on Saturday. According to local Met office, the magnitude of the tremors were recorded.


Sat, 02 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
December Community News & Events | Community - Metropolis
December Community News & Events | Community  Metropolis Japan

December Community News & Events: our monthly guide to what's happening in the international community by Sarajean Rossitto.


Sat, 01 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
How Mexico's 2017 Earthquake Galvanized Its Architecture
How Mexico's 2017 Earthquake Galvanized Its Architecture Community  Metropolis Magazine

Mexico City l may be home to world-class, cosmopolitan design, but its architectural community is coalescing around a new mandate to help those in ...


Wed, 01 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT



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