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How To Turn Your Phone Into An Earthquake Detector

In Mexico City, people know when an earthquake is coming—the city has had a warning system in place for decades. For example, in 2014, when a magnitude 7.2 earthquake hit, residents had more than a minute to prepare after getting alerts via TV, radios, and sirens. 452 more words


Introducing: EM ROSSI

Armed with a powerful voice, 17-year-old singer/songwriter Em Rossi displays a soul-based sound and story-telling ability extraordinary in one so young. “I’ve always lived my life internally, walking my own path and music has been my outlet to express who I am.” 370 more words


New 'My Shake' App Records Earthquakes

(KMOX) – A new app could become popular in the St. Louis area thanks to the New Madrid Fault Zone.

Scientists at University of California, Berkeley developed a free Android app called “My Shake” that allows users to record ground shaking from an earthquake. 75 more words

Local News

M4.0 quake 4.7 miles SE of Puʻu ʻOʻo crater, NO tsunami threat

A 4.0-magnitude earthquake in Kilauea volcano was reported at 9:23 a.m. Friday.

The Honolulu Dept. of Emergency Management reports that there is no tsunami threat to the state. 31 more words


Earthquake 6.6 rocks eastern Indonesia

Strong earthquake rocks eastern Indonesia… The Indonesian Meteorology and Geophysics Agency said the temblor Friday had a magnitude of 6.6 and was unlikely to trigger a tsunami.. 20 more words


Todays Latest Earthquakes Worldwide Frday, 12 February 2016

Source: Volcano Discovery

Earthquake list: past 24 hours (only M>=2.5) (144 quakes)

Updated: Fri, 12 Feb 14:52 UTC (GMT) 246 more words

News/ Current Events

What Can We Do in Human Disasters?

We have been suffering tremendous loss this Chinese New Year from the collapsed apartment building in southern Taiwan due to earthquake. Over ninty people had died as of today’s statistics. 956 more words