Earthquakes


Gravity Sensors can Predict Earthquakes Faster than Current Methods: Study

Gravity Sensors can Predict Earthquakes Faster than Current Methods: Study

The detection of subtle gravitational changes may offer people a little more time to prepare for a quake...

Nov 23 2016, 11:25am CST

Fracking can Cause Earthquakes, Study Finds

Fracking can Cause Earthquakes, Study Finds

Researchers have found a direct link between earthquakes occured in Fox Creek and hydraulic fracturing...

Nov 19 2016, 2:20am CST

New Satellite Radar Predicts Human-Made Earthquakes

New Satellite Radar Predicts Human-Made Earthquakes

Injecting wastewater deep underground as a byproduct of oil and gas extraction techniques that include fracking causes human-ma...

Sep 23 2016, 7:53am CDT

Ancient Himalyan Temples Reveal Signs of Past Earthquakes

Ancient Himalyan Temples Reveal Signs of Past Earthquakes

Based on studies of ancient ruins like tilted pillars, cracked steps and sliding stone canopies of the 7th-century A.D. temple...

Jul 27 2016, 11:30pm CDT

Earthquakes on San Andreas Fault Occurred due to Gravitational Tug of Sun and Moon

Earthquakes on San Andreas Fault Occurred due to Gravitational Tug of Sun and Moon

It has been discovered that the tremors that are so notorious around the San Andreas fault can occur due to solar and lunar tid...

Jul 19 2016, 6:47am CDT

2016 MacBook Air Delayed Because of Kumamoto Earthquakes

2016 MacBook Air Delayed Because of Kumamoto Earthquakes

A series of earthquakes in Japan last month cause a delay for the new MacBook Air claims Taiwanese newspaper....

May 10 2016, 3:58am CDT

Slow-motion Earthquakes May also Lead to Tsunamis

Slow-motion Earthquakes May also Lead to Tsunamis

Slow-motion earthquakes or 'slow-slip events' can rupture the shallow portion of a fault that also moves in large, tsunami-gene...

May 6 2016, 5:43am CDT

Smartphones Can Now Detect Earthquakes

Smartphones Can Now Detect Earthquakes

An app is out now which was designed to detect earthquakes via your smart phone....

Feb 13 2016, 3:09am CST

Fracking Triggers Earthquakes

Fracking Triggers Earthquakes

Conclusive evidence points in the direction that fracking causes earthquakes. All the regions on earth where fracking takes pla...

Jul 12 2013, 2:55am CDT

Earthquakes in Chile Permanently Deform Earth

Earthquakes in Chile Permanently Deform Earth

The power of an earthquake on the Richter scale is a fearsome thing to contemplate. Earthquakes can permanently scar and crack...

Apr 29 2013, 4:41am CDT

NASA READI GPS Satellite Network Will Detect Earthquakes

NASA READI GPS Satellite Network Will Detect Earthquakes

NASA works at detecting earthquakes...

Apr 25 2012, 1:00pm CDT

Future: Invisibility Cloak that protects Buildings against Earthquakes

Future: Invisibility Cloak that protects Buildings against Earthquakes

Invisibility Cloaks are not magic anymore to scientists. The do not work like in Harry Potter yet, but some experiments already...

Feb 15 2012, 2:35am CST