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Iceland Earthquake Distribution - 20 August

The earthquake distribution on Iceland in the last 48 hours. There is a clear cluster of events around the northern tip of the Vatnajökull glacier. This is the location of the Bárðarbunga volcano. 19 more words


Iceland's Bárðarbunga volcano alert raised to level orange

Volcanic and seismic activity on the island nation of Iceland is nothing new. However as the 2010 eruption of Eyjafjallajökull showed, eruptions in Iceland can have far reaching impacts on the rest of Europe. 404 more words


Magical Monastery

From the time I reached Hamilton airport I was cared for by the staff of The Monastery, with many extra touches provided.

The building is a 1906 villa, originally sited in Hamilton city, and moved in 1990 to a ten acre site beside the Waikato River. 364 more words


Ruth's Retreat

This morning I’m flying to Hamilton for a five day stay at The Monastery.  They offer free wellness retreats to people who’ve been affected by the Christchurch earthquakes. 202 more words


GENAH 2014 Conference, Japan

A few weeks ago, CGS academic Tim Wright and PhD student Ekbal Hussain attended the Geodesy for Earthquakes and Natural Hazards (GENAH) conference held in Matsushima, Japan. 16 more words


China earthquake prompts huge search and rescue mission

China earthquake prompts huge search and rescue mission.   World news The Guardian reports the key details.  The latest news on earthquakes can be found with a GoogleNews Search using the following terms:  79 more words


Breaking news: 6.3 earthquake strikes Mexican state of Veracruz, home to Mexico's nuclear power plant

The Yucatan Times reported today:

A strong magnitude 6.3 earthquake shook much of eastern Mexico on Tuesday July 29th, 2014, a few minutes before 6 in the morning, but there were no reports of damage or injury. 84 more words

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