Earthquake


Two Fault Lines in San Francisco Bay Area Could Trigger a Major Earthquake

Two Fault Lines in San Francisco Bay Area Could Trigger a Major Earthquake

New study reveals that two fault lines in Bay Area are directly connected and could lead to a devastating earthquake in the fut...

Oct 20 2016, 8:52am CDT

Intelligent Building May Sense Internal Damage after Earthquake

Intelligent Building May Sense Internal Damage After Earthquake

Buildings of the future may be intelligent enough to sense damage after an event like an earthquake, thanks to a new computat...

Oct 20 2016, 7:16am CDT

New Earthquake Fault Line Near San Andreas Found in Southern California

New Earthquake Fault Line Found Near San Andreas Fault

It looks like a potential earthquake region has been found in close proximity to the San Andreas Fault....

Oct 7 2016, 8:15am CDT

A Giant Earthquake Could Shake South Asia

A Giant Earthquake Could Shake South Asia

The geologists do not have good news for the people of Asia. They warn that an impending quake will most likely shake the Easte...

Jul 12 2016, 10:30am CDT

MyShake App Turns Smartphones into Earthquake Detectors

MyShake App Turns Smartphones into Earthquake Detectors

A video below shows the MyShake App in action....

May 22 2016, 1:18am CDT

Earthquake Swarms Hit Mount St. Helens

Earthquake Swarms Hit Mount St. Helens

A small series of tremors hit Mount St. Helens recently which struck fear in the hearts of the surrounding inhabitants....

May 7 2016, 5:42am CDT

Japan Plans Satellite Based Texting System in Earthquake and Tsunami Disasters

Japan Plans Satellite Based Texting System in Earthquake and Tsunami Disasters

The Japanese government is planning a communication system that keeps everyone connected during disasters....

Apr 18 2016, 1:31am CDT

Cliff Collapsed after Strong Earthquake Hits New Zealand

Cliff Collapsed after Strong Earthquake Hits New Zealand

A 5.8 magnitude earthquake struck near Christchurch on Sunday and cause to dislodge a part of cliff in Taylor's Mistake ba...

Feb 14 2016, 11:25am CST

Facebook Activates Safety Check for Manipur, India Earthquake

Facebook Activates Safety Check for Manipur, India Earthquake

An earthquake hit South Asia, triggering Facebook to activate its Safety Check feature....

Jan 4 2016, 1:29am CST

Landslides Lesser Than Expected After 2015 Nepal Earthquake

Landslides Lesser Than Expected After 2015 Nepal Earthquake

The number of subsequent landslides were lesser than usual after the 2015 Nepal earthquake....

Dec 17 2015, 4:10am CST

NASA Predicts 99.9 Percent Chance of Big Earthquake in LA

NASA Predicts 99.9 Percent Chance of Big Earthquake in LA

A new study by a NASA JPL geophysicist has claimed that the probability is 99.9 percent that a 5.0 or greater earthquake will h...

Oct 21 2015, 5:30am CDT

Great Britian hit by Earthquake

Great Britian hit by Earthquake

Breaking News: An earthquake of 4.2 magnitude hit the Kent Coast this morning in the United Kingdom....

May 22 2015, 2:29am CDT

New 7.4 Earthquake hits Nepal

New 7.4 Earthquake hits Nepal

Breaking News. Nepal got hit by another massive earthquake, just two weeks after the big earthquake that killed over 8,000 peop...

May 12 2015, 2:56am CDT

4.2 Magntitude Earthquake Rocks Michigan, Chicago, and Toronto

4.2 Magntitude Earthquake Rocks Michigan, Chicago, and Toronto

4.2 magnitude earthquake on Saturday, May 2, shifted Michiganders feet and left some puzzled at what the feeling was....

May 2 2015, 8:33pm CDT

Nepal Earthquake Death Toll Climbs Over 2500, World Orgs Respond To Help Signal

Nepal Earthquake Death Toll Climbs Over 2500, World Orgs Respond To Help Signal

On April 25, Nepal was struck by a 7.8 magnitude earthquake and expected death tolls to climb over 2,500. Organizations and com...

Apr 26 2015, 2:47pm CDT

Nepal Earthquake Kills 17 on Mount Everest Including Google Manager

Nepal Earthquake Kills 17 on Mount Everest Including Google Manager

Nepal Earthquake devastation bigger than expected. Many tourists under the victims....

Apr 26 2015, 12:42am CDT

Strong Earthquake hits Japan and Taiwan, but Tsunami Warning Lifted

Strong Earthquake hits Japan and Taiwan, but Tsunami Warning Lifted

An Earthquake rattled today Japan and Taiwan, but a Tsunami warning was lifted shortly after announcement....

Apr 20 2015, 1:19am CDT

Northern California Earthquake is the Biggest Quake of 2015

Northern California Earthquake is the Biggest Earthquake of 2015

5.1 magnitude earthquake in Northern California originated near Ferndale and could be felt across the cost. And it is the bigg...

Jan 2 2015, 7:29am CST

Lake Tahoe Earthquake Magnitude was 3.5

Lake Tahoe Earthquake Magnitude was 3.5

An earthquake of magnitude 3.5 hit west of Tahoe Vista yesterday. No injuries were reported....

Sep 11 2014, 8:52am CDT

Serious Earthquake hits Northern California

Serious Earthquake hits Northern California

The worst earthquake since 1989 hits Northern California including San Francisco....

Aug 24 2014, 1:43pm CDT

Alaska Earthquake Triggers a Tsunami Warning

Alaska Earthquake Triggers a Tsunami Warning

The earthquake recorded at 12:53 p.m. Alaska Daylight Time was centered about 13 miles southeast of Little Sitkin Island...

Jun 23 2014, 7:52pm CDT

Mexico Earthquake Causes Major Tremors without any Ruin

Mexico Earthquake Causes Major Tremors without any Ruin

An earthquake caused some major tremors in Mexico without any ruin....

May 9 2014, 6:35am CDT

Tokyo Earthquake Results in Several Injured

Tokyo Earthquake Injures Several People

An earthquake in Tokyo resulted in several people getting injured. Japan lies above certain tectonic fault lines due to which i...

May 5 2014, 4:45am CDT

Nicaragua Earthquake Hits the Western Region of Nicaragua

Nicaragua Earthquake Hits the Western Region of Nicaragua

An earthquake hit the western region of Nicaragua. It was followed by an aftershock that affected the inhabitants of the countr...

Apr 11 2014, 3:40am CDT

ESO Telescopes Escape Damage From Chile Earthquake

ESO Telescopes Escape Damage From Chile Earthquake

Chile’s major northern astronomical observatories escaped damage from the Magnitude 8.2 earthquake that struck off its northern...

Apr 2 2014, 8:11pm CDT

Chile Earthquake Registers 8.2 on the Richter Scale

Chile Earthquake Registers 8.2 on the Richter Scale

An earthquake registering 8.2 on the Richter scale hit Chile on Tuesday. It also set off a tsunami which caused extensive damag...

Apr 2 2014, 3:09am CDT

California Earthquake Felt by 17 Million People

California Earthquake: 17 Million People Felt Earthquake

An earthquake in California that registered 5.1 on the Richter scale was felt by millions of people in the surrounding regions....

Apr 1 2014, 8:08am CDT

Yellowstone Earthquake is the Biggest in 34 Years

Yellowstone Earthquake is the Biggest in 34 Years

A 4.8 magnitude earthquake shook Yellowstone National Park on Sunday. It is the biggest after 34 years of relative peace....

Mar 31 2014, 4:27am CDT

California Earthquake Reaches 6.9 This Morning

California Earthquake Reaches 6.9 This Morning

This morning Californians got a reminder that the earthquake threat is always present. a 6.9 earthquake occurred near Ferndale,...

Mar 10 2014, 9:33am CDT

6.5-magnitude earthquake shakes Puerto Rico

6.5-magnitude earthquake shakes Puerto Rico

A 6.5-magnitude earthquake rocked Puerto Rico on Monday morning. The quake occurred along a fault that was previously created b...

Jan 13 2014, 10:59pm CST

Earthquake Introduces MiniMe Subwoofer for Home Theater

Earthquake Introduces MiniMe Subwoofer for Home Theater

Earthquake Sound corp. has introduced a new line of powered subwoofers for the home theater enthusiast designed for small space...

Dec 18 2007, 12:36pm CST

GraGraph Home Earthquake Meter

GraGraph Home Earthquake Meter

We are prone to lots of tornados here in Texas, but I’d take a twister over an earthquake any day. After all, I can hide from a...

Sep 28 2007, 12:50pm CDT

Smoke and Earthquake Alarm

Smoke and Earthquake Alarm

Japanese Ubukata Industries Co. developed an alarm that warns your in case of fire or earthquakes. The compact smoke detector...

Dec 27 2006, 8:23am CST

Earthquake Bed Paag BEX-1

Earthquake Bed Paag BEX-1

Photo: Nikkei.Net Nikkei.Net reports about a natural disaster protection bed to be marketed by Paag Co. in Japan. The Earthq...

Jan 24 2005, 2:19am EST