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Search results for:  'Earthquake Proof Design and Active Faults'
Updated 06-15-2019

Oil and gas commission investigating quakes in northeast
Oil and gas commission investigating quakes in northeast British Columbia  National Post

FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. The British Columbia Oil and Gas Commission is investigating a series of earthquakes that one expert says were very likely caused by ...


Fri, 30 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
A New Study Offers Further Proof That North Texas Earthquakes
A New Study Offers Further Proof That North Texas Earthquakes Are Drilling- and Fracking-Related  Texas Monthly

In January 2015, there were a dozen little earthquakes in the DallasFort Worth area in less than 48 hours. They weren't the first, or the last, that would strike the ...


Thu, 30 Nov 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Natural disaster-proof 'back-up' city underway in the
Natural disaster-proof 'back-up' city underway in the Philippines  Mother Nature Network

Unlike Manila, New Clark City is green, pedestrian-centered and resilient against flooding, tropical cyclones and other natural disasters.


Mon, 30 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Segment of PH trench off Surigao del Norte coast may
Segment of PH trench off Surigao del Norte coast may generate magnitude 8 earthquake - PHIVOLCS  UNTV News

Department of Science and Technology (DOST) Undersecretary Renato Solidum said earthquake swarms may continue due to the subduction in the Philippine ...


Tue, 30 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
USGS HVO Volcano Watch - Big Island Now
USGS HVO Volcano Watch  Big Island Now

Volcano Watch is a weekly article and activity update written by U.S. Geological Survey Hawaiian Volcano Observatory scientists and affiliates.


Thu, 28 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Dams, fault lines and quakes - The Borneo Post
Dams, fault lines and quakes  The Borneo Post

Experts call for transparency in seismic report, says construction of dams may reactivate dormant fault lines. The Seismotectonic of Sarawak showing the ...


Sun, 28 Jun 2015 07:00:00 GMT
Earthquakes Return to North Texas - Texas Monthly
Earthquakes Return to North Texas  Texas Monthly

This summer two earthquakes shook North Texas within just weeks of each other. The U.S. Geological Society (USGS) recorded temblors in the Irving area of ...


Wed, 27 Sep 2017 07:00:00 GMT
A Seismic Change in Predicting How Earthquakes Will
A Seismic Change in Predicting How Earthquakes Will Shake Tall Buildings  The New York Times

LOS ANGELES In their quest to make tall buildings safe during earthquakes, engineers have for decades relied on calculations that represent the tremors and ...


Wed, 27 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Los Angeles: New Earthquake-Proof Skyscraper Opens
Los Angeles: New Earthquake-Proof Skyscraper Opens in Downtown L.A. Near San Andreas Fault  Newsweek

So-called super tall towers are unusual in Los Angeles due to the city's location in an active earthquake zone.


Tue, 27 Jun 2017 07:00:00 GMT
A rocky way forward for Henoko base - The Japan Times
A rocky way forward for Henoko base  The Japan Times

On Sunday at 8 p.m., Okinawa's prefecture-wide referendum on the latest U.S. Marine Corps Air Station being constructed in the city of Nago's Oura Bay closed.


Wed, 27 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
California's Hidden Threat: High-Risk Volcanoes That
California's Hidden Threat: High-Risk Volcanoes That Might Erupt in the Next Decade  Yahoo News

For years now, California has been bracing for the "big one" -- the magnitude 6.7 or greater earthquake that is expected to send ripples through the state within ...


Wed, 27 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Earthquake study won't affect demand for condos, but
Earthquake study won't affect demand for condos, but   Inquirer.net

Days after the 7.2-magnitude temblor shook Central Visayas, the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority made public the sobering findings of the Australian ...


Sat, 26 Oct 2013 07:00:00 GMT
FEATURE: Battery backup built to withstand earthquakes
FEATURE: Battery backup built to withstand earthquakes  Power Engineering International

A set of new batteries have been installed at the Megalopolis B power station in Greece. George Charalampousexplains how the backup battery system will ...


Thu, 26 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Experts urge soil tests to help buildings survive earthquake
Experts urge soil tests to help buildings survive earthquake  Myanmar Times

Geology and construction experts are urging building companies to conduct soil tests before erecting buildings to ensure safety amid increasing earthquakes.


Fri, 26 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
How the Wilshire Grand Will Stay Upright in a Major
How the Wilshire Grand Will Stay Upright in a Major Earthquake  Curbed LA

When you spend $1 billion to build a 73-story building in the heart of Downtown, you're not going to cut corners on earthquake safety measures, especially when ...


Wed, 26 Feb 2014 08:00:00 GMT
Napa's surprise fault line triggers earthquake study
Napa's surprise fault line triggers earthquake study of the region  Los Angeles Times

When a magnitude-6.0 earthquake hit California's wine country this summer, scientists rushed to California Highway Patrol helicopters to survey the scene.


Fri, 26 Dec 2014 08:00:00 GMT
Why do people choose to live in disaster areas? - SciDev
Why do people choose to live in disaster areas?  SciDev.Net

In this photo essay, we meet the residents of disaster-prone areas and investigate why they often choose to remain.


Tue, 26 Apr 2016 07:00:00 GMT
68 SF high-rises have potential flaws prone to crack
68 SF high-rises have potential flaws prone to crack in quake, report says  San Francisco Chronicle

A landmark report released recently that evaluates the seismic resiliency of San Francisco's tallest buildings revealed a disquieting fact. Dozens of high-rises ...


Sun, 25 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Letter: Earthquake risk not that high - The Columbian
Letter: Earthquake risk not that high  The Columbian

Breathe easier, Cascade Subduction worriers. Since the discovery of the potential M9 earthquake, the Cascadian Subduction Zone has driven much of the ...


Mon, 25 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Ring of Fire: More earthquakes strike as Fiji and California
Ring of Fire: More earthquakes strike as Fiji and California rocked by big tremors  Express.co.uk

THE Ring of Fire is active as powerful earthquakes rock Fiji and California just days after a major earthquake off the coast of Alaska triggered a tsunami warning ...


Thu, 25 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Alaska earthquake: California quake will leave THOUSANDS
Alaska earthquake: California quake will leave THOUSANDS dead and 'IT IS coming'  Express.co.uk

AS SEISMIC activity along the deadly Ring of Fire heats up, experts have warned California which sits in the same fault zone will one day be struck causing ...


Thu, 25 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Sunar Jewel House: Gurgaon sits on 7 fault lines, still
Sunar Jewel House: Gurgaon sits on 7 fault lines, still unprepared | Gurgaon News  Times of India

Shaken by Saturday's tremors, Gurgaon residents, especially those living in highrises, are questioning the safety of their homes.


Sat, 25 Apr 2015 07:00:00 GMT
Taipei 101 tower named 'world's toughest' building
Taipei 101 tower named 'world's toughest' building by Popular Mechanics  Building Design + Construction

Popular Mechanics named the 10 structures that best withstand floods, winds, storms, and earthquakes.


Sat, 24 Oct 2015 12:47:35 GMT
5 myths about Bataan Nuclear Power Plant, debunked
5 myths about Bataan Nuclear Power Plant, debunked  Philippine Star

Sitting atop a 389-hectare government property along the coast of Morong, Bataan, the hulking Bataan Nuclear Power Plant has stood quietly since its ...


Thu, 24 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Seismologist blames accumulated seismic energy for
Seismologist blames accumulated seismic energy for frequent quakes in Iran  Tehran Times

TEHRAN - A renowned Iranian seismologist says the frequent jolts across Iran over the past few months are the result of a compensation for the accumulated ...


Tue, 24 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Luck, Not Tougher Building Standards, Spared Mexico
Luck, Not Tougher Building Standards, Spared Mexico in Quake  The New York Times

The seismic activity of Tuesday's earthquake differed from a far more devastating quake in 1985. Enforcement of stronger building codes is lax.


Sat, 23 Sep 2017 07:00:00 GMT
The main types of seismic waves: P, S, and surface
The main types of seismic waves: P, S, and surface waves  ZME Science

Generally speaking, there are two types of waves: body waves (which comprise of P or Primary waves and S or Secondary waves) and surface waves (Love and ...


Fri, 23 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Earthquakes: Finding fault with nature | MNN - Mother
Earthquakes: Finding fault with nature | MNN  Mother Nature Network

As Japan recovers from a massive earthquake, here's a look at why such tremors happen and where the next one might strike.


Thu, 23 Jun 2016 07:00:00 GMT
East Coast earthquake: Are DC buildings as quake-proof
East Coast earthquake: Are DC buildings as quake-proof as the ones in LA?  Slate Magazine

A 5.8-magnitude earthquake struck Virginia on Tuesday, with shaking felt in Washington, D.C., New York City, and all the way to New England. The East Coast ...


Tue, 23 Aug 2011 07:00:00 GMT
NASA's InSight Detects First Likely 'Quake' on Mars
NASA's InSight Detects First Likely 'Quake' on Mars  Jet Propulsion Laboratory

While their causes are still unknown, one of three shaking events looks a lot like the quakes detected on the Moon by the Apollo missions.


Tue, 23 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Himachal Pradesh prone to earthquakes | Shimla News
Himachal Pradesh prone to earthquakes | Shimla News  Times of India

SHIMLA: Fragile hills of Himachal Pradesh are witnessing massive construction activities on its steep slopes. Even the fact that the state falls under seismic zone ...


Fri, 22 Jan 2016 08:00:00 GMT
This House is Built to Withstand the Force of a Tsunami
This House is Built to Withstand the Force of a Tsunami  Smithsonian

A clever idea to let water flow through a home may allow residents in Puget Sound to escape the fate that locals centuries ago could not.


Wed, 22 Jan 2014 08:00:00 GMT
Links Between Fracking, Earthquakes Remain Elusive
Links Between Fracking, Earthquakes Remain Elusive, Canadian Report Finds  Natural Gas Intelligence

Links between hydraulic fracturing (fracking) and earthquakes, and predicting and preventing the tremors, remain riddles requiring far more scientific study, ...


Thu, 21 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Carbon fiber strings make Japanese office building
Carbon fiber strings make Japanese office building earthquake  Building Design + Construction

Ishikawa, Japan, has experienced eight earthquakes over the past year. The constant rumblings have building owners seeking unconventional solutions.


Thu, 21 Apr 2016 05:23:52 GMT
Strange and unpredicted behavior behind mysterious
Strange and unpredicted behavior behind mysterious California earthquakes, new research suggests  The Independent

New findings on small earthquakes in California's San Bernardino basin suggest that something strange is going on underground.


Thu, 20 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Istanbul Opens World's Largest Earthquake-Safe Building
Istanbul Opens World's Largest Earthquake-Safe Building  Wired News

The world's largest seismically isolated building, the new international terminal at Istanbul's Sabiha Gken Airport, is now complete and open for business.


Fri, 20 Nov 2009 08:00:00 GMT
DPWH to repair 6 NCR bridges for 'worst quake scenario
DPWH to repair 6 NCR bridges for 'worst quake scenario'  Rappler

The DPWH says it has already allocated more than P4 billion to repair the major bridges in Metro Manila.


Wed, 20 May 2015 07:00:00 GMT
Cost to earthquake-proof L.A.'s crumbling pipe system
Cost to earthquake-proof L.A.'s crumbling pipe system? $15 billion  Los Angeles Times

Mayor Eric Garcetti's call to strengthen Los Angeles' water system one pillar of his ambitious plan to ready the city for a major earthquake would cost as ...


Fri, 20 Mar 2015 07:00:00 GMT
San Jose Earthquakes: Building Avaya Stadium - Center
San Jose Earthquakes: Building Avaya Stadium  Center Line Soccer

The Story of MLS Originals and A Stadium 20-Years in the Making.


Wed, 20 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Earthquake preparedness: Addressing hazards before
Earthquake preparedness: Addressing hazards before the disasters  The Manila Times

THE Philippines is an earthquake-prone country, with trenches on both its eastern and western portions (except the island of Palawan), as well as active fault ...


Thu, 20 Apr 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Mega Earthquake Caused Major Shift in Inca Construction
Mega Earthquake Caused Major Shift in Inca Construction Methodology  Ancient Origins

A major new scientific study revealed by Peru's state-run news agency Andina has confirmed that construction of the ancient Inca city, Machu Picchu, located in ...


Wed, 19 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Lombok earthquakes: different building designs could
Lombok earthquakes: different building designs could lessen future damage  The Conversation AU

Hundreds of thousands of people are homeless following the Lombok earthquakes. Much of this suffering need not have happened if houses were constructed ...


Sun, 19 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Extreme Science: The San Andreas Fault - Popular Science
Extreme Science: The San Andreas Fault  Popular Science

How California is predicting and preparing for the inevitable.


Wed, 19 Aug 2015 07:00:00 GMT
There's a California fault far more dangerous than
There's a California fault far more dangerous than San Andreas - and it's ready to go off  Inhabitat

Everyone knows that the San Andreas fault is a ticking time bomb ready to erupt, but scientists discovered that another fault right under the East Bay is far more ...


Thu, 19 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Disaster zone designation mulled for Gyeongju - The
Disaster zone designation mulled for Gyeongju  The Korea Herald

The government and the ruling Saenuri Party on Sunday held an emergency meeting and decided to review whether to designate the quake-hit southeastern ...


Sun, 18 Sep 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Panama canal is due a big earthquake - New Scientist
Panama canal is due a big earthquake  New Scientist

Update, 25 November: Since this article was posted on 18 November, the Panama Canal Authority has submitted a letter of response, which has been added at ...


Thu, 18 Nov 2010 08:00:00 GMT
Scientists claim progress on earthquake prediction
Scientists claim progress on earthquake prediction  The Columbian

The Big One a catastrophic earthquake is coming. When? Where? How destructive will it be? Scientists would love to be able to answer these questions, ...


Tue, 18 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Move Over, San Andreas: Theres an Ominous New Fault
Move Over, San Andreas: Theres an Ominous New Fault in Town  WIRED

An emerging fault system along the Nevada border is shaking up the tech industry's latest frontierand only a small group of scientists is paying attention.


Thu, 18 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Why most California homeowners don't have earthquake
Why most California homeowners don't have earthquake insurance  MarketWatch

Because of high premiums and deductibles, only about 10% of Bay Area homeowners opt for earthquake coverage.


Mon, 17 Oct 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Bohol quake is a warning of things to come, experts
Bohol quake is a warning of things to come, experts warn  GMA News

Experts warn that many parts of the Philippinesincluding the nation's densely-populated capitalare long overdue for major earthquakes. It's only a matter of ...


Thu, 17 Oct 2013 07:00:00 GMT
UAE fault line unlikely, quake experts say - The National
UAE fault line unlikely, quake experts say  The National

Researchers in Abu Dhabi say they are unlikely to include the 'West Coast Fault Line' in their earthquake zone map because there is little evidence to prove it ...


Thu, 17 Nov 2011 08:00:00 GMT
How will Californias freeways survive a major earthquake
How will Californias freeways survive a major earthquake?  Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

The 1971 Sylmar earthquake sent a 6.6-magnitude jolt through the Newhall Pass, toppling a new interchange at Interstate 5 and Highway 14 and two nearby ...


Thu, 17 Mar 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Oil put L.A. on the map. It may have exaggerated the
Oil put L.A. on the map. It may have exaggerated the city's quake risk too  Los Angeles Times

Hoping to escape traffic on her way home from Los Angeles International Airport, Susan Hough found herself driving down La Cienega Boulevard through the ...


Thu, 17 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Beefing up our quake defense - The Japan Times
Beefing up our quake defense  The Japan Times

Given the certainty of devastating quakes hitting Japan, we must do everything we can to be better prepared.


Sat, 16 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
A year after the Kumamoto earthquakes - The Japan Times
A year after the Kumamoto earthquakes  The Japan Times

A year after Kumamoto Prefecture was rocked by a series of big earthquakes, including the deadly temblors last April 14 and 16 that killed dozens of people and ...


Sun, 16 Apr 2017 07:00:00 GMT
The worst natural disaster risks facing New Zealand
The worst natural disaster risks facing New Zealand  Noted

Natural disaster risks in NZ: What's the risk of a major earthquake, volcanic eruption, tsunami or wildfire in New Zealand and how could it play out?


Tue, 15 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Volcano Watch: Aftershocks of the magnitude-6.9 quake
Volcano Watch: Aftershocks of the magnitude-6.9 quake in May expected to continue  Hawaii Tribune-Herald (subscription)

U.S. GEOLOGICAL SURVEY graphic The inferred rupture area (white dashed line) of the May 4 magnitude-6.9 earthquake, with its foreshocks and first 10 days ...


Sun, 14 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Hollywood Earthquake Fault: Why Residents Should Care
Hollywood Earthquake Fault: Why Residents Should Care  LA Weekly

Despite controversy over the L.A. City Council's approval of the Millennium skyscrapers, a project that would either straddle or sit next to the Hollywood Fault, ...


Mon, 14 Oct 2013 07:00:00 GMT
Earthquake WARNING: Major quake could hit TOMORROW
Earthquake WARNING: Major quake could hit TOMORROW - shock claim  Express.co.uk

A MAJOR earthquake has been predicted for the coming days due to planets aligning in the solar system and pulling on Earth's tectonic plates.


Thu, 14 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
These 7 quake-resistant buildings are designed to withstand
These 7 quake-resistant buildings are designed to withstand the next big shockwave  Digital Trends

In areas with frequent seismic activity, earthquake-resistance is a major engineering consideration. Here are 7 earthquake-resistant designs.


Wed, 14 Jun 2017 07:00:00 GMT
A Tested, Inexpensive Way to Protect Buildings from
A Tested, Inexpensive Way to Protect Buildings from Earthquakes  PBS

Building with rubber is a surprisingly inexpensive way to save lives and property during earthquakes.


Wed, 13 Nov 2013 08:00:00 GMT
San Onofre Nuke Plant Still in the News - OB Rag
San Onofre Nuke Plant Still in the News  OB Rag

Nuclear Shutdown News April 2019 By Michael Steinberg / Black Rain Press Nuclear Shutdown News chronicles the declines and fall of the nuclear power ...


Mon, 13 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Sizing Up Against Seismic Activity - Mining Technology
Sizing Up Against Seismic Activity  Mining Technology

Earthquakes and other seismic events pose a major risk to mines, especially in seismically active areas. There are options for early warning and risk mitigation ...


Wed, 13 Jul 2011 07:00:00 GMT
The quake-maker you've never heard of: Cascadia - CNN
The quake-maker you've never heard of: Cascadia  CNN

The Cascadia subduction zone could deliver the worst earthquake in North America. It runs 700 miles underwater along Pacific Northwest, from Canada to ...


Sat, 13 Feb 2016 08:00:00 GMT
Chiang Rai School fortifies quake defences - Bangkok
Chiang Rai School fortifies quake defences  Bangkok Post

Three years ago, Chiang Rai experienced one of the most powerful earthquakes in the country's recorded history. The 6.3-magnitude quake shook Phan district ...


Sun, 13 Aug 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Oklahoma Just Had Its Biggest Quake Ever, and There
Oklahoma Just Had Its Biggest Quake Ever, and There May Be More to Come  Smithsonian

When a magnitude 5.5 earthquake roiled El Reno, Oklahoma , on April 9, 1952, workers paused in shock to see their cash registers jittering, desks quivering and ...


Mon, 12 Sep 2016 07:00:00 GMT
First marsquake answers questions on planet interior
First marsquake answers questions on planet interior | Mars Watch  Walla Walla Union-Bulletin

The Mars InSight lander's seismometer, Seismic Experiment for Interior Structure (SEIS), has created the first-ever recording of a marsquake. On April 6 ...


Sun, 12 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
New way to sense earthquakes could help improve early
New way to sense earthquakes could help improve early warning systems  Science Daily

Every year earthquakes worldwide claim hundreds or even thousands of lives. Forewarning allows people to head for safety and a matter of seconds could spell ...


Mon, 11 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Earthquake threat to California may be greater than
Earthquake threat to California may be greater than thought, warn scientists  The Guardian

Latest research suggests that the San Andreas and San Jacinto faults might have ruptured together in the past, and may again trigger more powerful destruction.


Fri, 11 Mar 2016 08:00:00 GMT
Bangladesh, India, and Myanmar Could Face Megaquake
Bangladesh, India, and Myanmar Could Face Megaquake Threat  National Geographic

A megathrust fault could be lurking underneath Myanmar, Bangladesh, and India, exposing millions to the risk of a magnitude 9.0 earthquake.


Mon, 11 Jul 2016 07:00:00 GMT
What would an earthquake-proof city look like? - The
What would an earthquake-proof city look like?  The Guardian

It is cities where the most lives can be saved in earthquakes here are their smartest ideas so far.


Mon, 11 Dec 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Top 5 Earthquake Resistant Structures Around the World
Top 5 Earthquake Resistant Structures Around the World  Interesting Engineering

You could never defeat the force of nature - unless you're an engineer! Just take these earthquake resistant structures as examples.


Tue, 11 Apr 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Gravitational collapse of Mount Etna's southeastern
Gravitational collapse of Mount Etna's southeastern flank  Science Advances

The southeastern flank of Etna volcano slides into the Ionian Sea at rates of centimeters per year. The prevailing understanding is that pressurization of the ...


Wed, 10 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
What's at fault? Scientists seek cause of Irving earthquakes
What's at fault? Scientists seek cause of Irving earthquakes  Dallas Morning News

Researchers are just beginning to map the fissures below to figure out why they woke up and predict what might happen next.


Sat, 10 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT
Earthquake strikes US: California, Oklahoma, Texas
Earthquake strikes US: California, Oklahoma, Texas and Nebraska hit in quick succession  Express.co.uk

A STRING of powerful earthquakes have rocked the west and central US with several of them hitting near to the dreaded RING OF FIRE.


Tue, 10 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
All new Sabah buildings to be quake proof - Nation
All new Sabah buildings to be quake proof - Nation  The Star Online

KOTA KINABALU: Sabah is finalising a building code requiring all new structures, especially high-rise buildings, to be earthquake proof.


Mon, 10 Apr 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Fracking: Earthquakes Are Triggered Well Beyond Fluid
Fracking: Earthquakes Are Triggered Well Beyond Fluid Injection Zones  Lab Manager Magazine

Using data from field experiments and modeling of ground faults, researchers at Tufts University have discovered that the practice of subsurface fluid injection ...


Thu, 09 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Sierra Madre fault map brings new restrictions - Los
Sierra Madre fault map brings new restrictions  Los Angeles Times

New earthquake restrictions on development are now in effect across a large swath of the northern San Gabriel Valley after the state released final maps for a ...


Sat, 08 Nov 2014 08:00:00 GMT
Major earthquake due in California with San Andreas
Major earthquake due in California with San Andreas fault 'locked, loaded and ready to roll', seismologists warn  The Independent

Residents of southern California have been warned by a top seismologist that the San Andreas fault is locked, loaded and ready to go and a major earthquake ...


Sun, 08 May 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Deja vu but different: how the fall of one New Zealand
Deja vu but different: how the fall of one New Zealand city helped save another  The Guardian

Infrastructure became a national talking point after a 6.3-magnitude earthquake devastated Christchurch in 2011, but were lessons learned? At three minutes ...


Wed, 08 Feb 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Here's What Will Happen After a Huge Earthquake Inevitably
Here's What Will Happen After a Huge Earthquake Inevitably Hits California  VICE

Nobody knows when "The Big One" is going to hit California, but here's how experts think it will play out when it does.


Sun, 08 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
California volcanoes MAPPED: The ACTIVE volcanoes that
California volcanoes MAPPED: The ACTIVE volcanoes that could THREATEN California  Express.co.uk

CALIFORNIA is a hotbed of seismic activity, with 28 volcanoes across the state and eight of these are classed as active. See the map of the most dangerous ...


Thu, 07 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Form 10-Q AMBARELLA INC For: Apr 30 - StreetInsider
Form 10-Q AMBARELLA INC For: Apr 30  StreetInsider.com

(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter). Cayman Islands. 98-0459628. (State or other jurisdiction of. incorporation or organization). (I.R.S. Employer.


Fri, 07 Jun 2019 17:03:00 GMT
Massive Hollywood project sits atop quake fault, California
Massive Hollywood project sits atop quake fault, California says  Los Angeles Times

California's state geologist has concluded that an active earthquake fault is underneath a massive proposed skyscraper project in Hollywood, setting the stage ...


Thu, 06 Nov 2014 08:00:00 GMT
L.A. OKs Hollywood skyscrapers despite quake concerns
L.A. OKs Hollywood skyscrapers despite quake concerns  Los Angeles Times

The Los Angeles Department of Building and Safety has signed off on geology reports that found that no active earthquake fault runs under the site of the ...


Mon, 06 Jul 2015 07:00:00 GMT
The Rodgers Creek and Hayward Faults are revealed to
The Rodgers Creek and Hayward Faults are revealed to be one fault, capable of a Magnitude=7.4 earthquake  temblor

A new finding by Janet Watt and her USGS coauthors appeared this month in Science Advances, heralding a Missing link between the Hayward and Rodgers ...


Fri, 06 Jan 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Our Big One | Projects - Kitsap Sun
Our Big One | Projects  Kitsap Sun

A Seattle Fault earthquake could bring death and destruction far greater than anything ever seen in the Puget Sound region.


Wed, 06 Jan 2016 08:00:00 GMT
In remembrance of 2015 Sabah Earthquake: Learning from
In remembrance of 2015 Sabah Earthquake: Learning from the past for better future  Astro Awani

Earthquake resulted in one fifth of the annual losses due to disasters, and Malaysia is not an exception.


Wed, 05 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
San Francisco: Answering the 66 most burning questions
San Francisco: Answering the 66 most burning questions about SF  Curbed SF

People want to know about San Franciscoand they're turning to Silicon Valley for answers. Not actually to the Valley itself, but rather to its technology via tools ...


Wed, 05 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
All shook up: earthquake-proofing offshore platforms
All shook up: earthquake-proofing offshore platforms  Offshore Technology

Oil & gas company OMV recently shut down a platform in its Maari oilfield offshore Taranaki, New Zealand following the discovery of a crack in its strut, which ...


Sun, 05 Feb 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Sensors on New Southern California Bridge Will Record
Sensors on New Southern California Bridge Will Record Earthquake Data  NBC Southern California

A replacement bridge under construction at the nation's second-busiest port isn't just a crucial route for cargo trucks and Southern California commuters -- it's a ...


Tue, 04 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Turkeys New Undersea Tunnel Is Built to Resist Earthquakes
Turkeys New Undersea Tunnel Is Built to Resist Earthquakes  National Geographic

A new commuter tunnel bridging the Asian and European sides of Istanbul needed to account for the high risk of severe earthquakes in the region.


Mon, 04 Nov 2013 08:00:00 GMT
Three years on after June 5 earthquake in 2015, Sabah
Three years on after June 5 earthquake in 2015, Sabah now has 28 monitoring stations  New Straits Times

KOTA KINABALU: Sabah currently has 28 earthquake monitoring stations to continuously detect seismic movement following the tragic quake three years ago.


Mon, 04 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Evidence for fault under Otago Harbour - Otago Daily
Evidence for fault under Otago Harbour  Otago Daily Times

Scientists mapping seismic faults in Dunedin last week confirmed a fault running through Kaikorai Valley. One of those involved, University of Otago Associate ...


Sat, 04 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Experts: Strict building codes saved lives in Chile
Experts: Strict building codes saved lives in Chile earthquake  CNN International

The death toll from a powerful 8.2-magnitude earthquake that struck off the coast of northern Chile rose to at least six Wednesday morning.


Thu, 03 Apr 2014 07:00:00 GMT
Wilshire Grand: Built to defy severe quakes, the New
Wilshire Grand: Built to defy severe quakes, the New Wilshire Grand is seismically chic  Los Angeles Times

By Thomas Curwen. Graphics by Lorena Iiguez Elebee | Photography by Mel Melcon Contact the reporters. November 2, 2014. For those building tallest ...


Sun, 02 Nov 2014 07:00:00 GMT
A strange, low-intensity hum near Vancouver Island
A strange, low-intensity hum near Vancouver Island may help predict when the next killer earthquake will strike  National Post

It is well known that, off the coast of Vancouver Island, the massive undersea Juan de Fuca tectonic plate is slowly sliding under the larger North American plate, ...


Wed, 02 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
San Diego faces heightened risk of major earthquakes
San Diego faces heightened risk of major earthquakes, studies say  Los Angeles Times

New research released this week found that a fault under the heart of San Diego can produce stronger and more frequent earthquakes than previously thought.


Thu, 01 Jun 2017 07:00:00 GMT
The Plan to Build a Gold Mine on a Seismic Fault in
The Plan to Build a Gold Mine on a Seismic Fault in Greece  Motherboard

The graffiti is splashed along the highways and side roads, riddled with potholes, that snake through the mountains and seaside villages of eastern Halkidiki, ...


Thu, 01 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
7.0 Quake Strikes Anchorage: Here Is Everything You
7.0 Quake Strikes Anchorage: Here Is Everything You Need To Know  Forbes

A major earthquake just hit Alaska's anchorage. Here's what you need to know, including what caused it, what may happen next, what this earthquake isn't a ...


Sat, 01 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT



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