Tsunamis


Melting Glaciers are Triggering Massive Tsunamis, Study Finds

Melting Glaciers are Triggering Massive Tsunamis, Study Finds

With global warming causing glaciers to melt at an unprecedented rate, there is an increased risk of landslide-generated tsunam...

Sep 8 2018, 3:08am CDT

A Novel Technique could Stop Tsunamis in their Tracks

A Novel Technique could Stop Tsunamis in their Tracks

Devastating tsunamis could be halted before hitting the shoreline by firing deep-ocean sound waves at them...

Jan 30 2017, 9:12am CST

Ancient Mars Got Shaped By Two Mega Tsunamis

Ancient Mars Got Shaped By Two Mega Tsunamis

New research says that two large meteorites hitting the planet millions of years apart, triggered two mega-tsunamis....

May 19 2016, 1:47pm 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