Italian Scientists indicted for lack of warning of 2009 earthquake

Italian Scientists indicted for lack of warning of 2009 earthquake The Italian geophysics institute said the ruling “threatens to undermine one of the cornerstones of scientific research: that of freedom of investigation, of open and transparent discussion and sharing of results.” Tags: earthquake, indictment, Italian … Read more on The …

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A Reminder about Earthquake Preparedness The stories and pictures from Sandy's wake are heartbreaking. The loss of life, the destruction of property, and the prolonged disruption of routine seem overwhelming. I'm sure you join me in wishing for the prompt return of electricity, transit, and … Read more on The …

Cerca Casa Begins a National Charity Campaign for Victims of the Emilia Romagna Earthquake

Rome, Italy (PRWEB) September 06, 2012 The Italian Federation of Professional Real Estate Agents (FIAIP) recently began a National Charity Campaign to aid the victims of the Emilia Romagna earthquake. Cercacasa.it is the recently-launched official website for the FIAIP association. Members of the FIAIP want to contribute targeted aid …

IBHS Urges Preparedness During the Great Earthquake Shakeout

Tampa, Fla. (PRWEB) October 17, 2012 As more than 16 million people in 15 states, U.S. territories and countries prepare to ?Drop, Cover and Hold On? as part of tomorrow?s Great Shakeout earthquake preparedness drill, the Insurance Institute for Business & Home Safety (IBHS) urges residents in all areas with …

Earthquake Machines Conducting a Geophysical Survey in Long Beach

These are giant trucks called Vibro-Seis Trucks, or as I would like to say “Earthquake Machines”. In conjunction with nodes planted in the ground, these trucks use the plates below the chassis to vibrate the ground and test for fault lines. They belong to a company called NordalSeismic LLC. Probably …

Scripps Researchers Pinpoint Hot Spots as Earthquake Trigger Points

Scripps Researchers Pinpoint Hot Spots as Earthquake Trigger Points Fialko says the melt welt finding could eventually lead to improved "shake" maps of ground-shaking intensities, as well as improvements in structural engineering plans. Future studies include investigations about why the melt welt weakening … Now in … Read more on …

Minor earthquake rumbles near Canadian River bridge

Minor earthquake rumbles near Canadian River bridge The 2.8-magnitude earthquake hit about 11 miles north of Amarillo — near Highway 287 and the Canadian River bridge — on Tuesday, said Paul Caruso, geophysicist at the USGS National Earthquake Information Center in Golden, Colo. … Read more on Amarillo.com NASA Mission …