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What Makes a Structure Strong or Resistant to an Earthquake?

This is a great query and a single that due to the fact of present events, a number of us could be curious about. The good news is, there has really been ongoing study study into what’s referred to as earthquake engineering, which focuses on making and creating structures that can stand up…

PACIFIC RING OF FIRE ACTIVITY

PACIFIC RING OF FIRE ACTIVITY
we almost have a full wrap around of volcanoes new zealand, south america, and japan. they had their turn last week. 15 more words

Java Based Web Application for Geological Department for UoN

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Introduction

The program is designed to provide the employees of Geological Department of the University of Nottingham with a complete software capable of displaying the employee database, map of all of the 6 campuses, task manager, address book for the campus and a live Earthquake display. 217 more words

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WHEN THINGS SETTLE

At noon the ground shook

House sized boulders, slingshot jagged stone

Hoarse bludgeoned silence reigned

Sister smothered in stone, bone broken mother beside her… 66 more words

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A Prayer for Victims of the Earthquake in Ecuador

25 years of walking with our brothers and sisters in Ecuador

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A Prayer for Victims of the Earthquake in Ecuador

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These Pacoima apartments are unsafe if major earthquake hits, says city

Earlier this month, the city of Los Angeles released a list of thousands of apartment buildings that are considered unsafe in the case of a major earthquake, requiring the buildings to be retrofit or demolished.  274 more words

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Significant Events - April 30, 2016

Strong aftershocks continue to rattle Vanuatu

Latest Events

  • M5.1 (16.262°S, 167.205°E) 27km SW of Lakatoro, Vanuatu 2016-04-30 09:26:30 UTC; depth=12.1km
  • M4.7 28km SW of Lakatoro, Vanuatu 2016-04-30 08:45:57 UTC 7.3 km…
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