Articles related to earthquakes
Earthquakes - Geology - About.com
Earthquake facts, hazards, preparedness and prediction.
Learn the Basics of Earthquakes - Geology - About.com
Start here for the seismic basics: faults that cause earthquakes, types of seismic waves, damages they cause and more.
The San Francisco Earthquake of 1906 - Geology - About.com
The Great San Francisco Earthquake was the stuff of legend—but it really happened. A vibrant city saddled with a corrupt government was laid low by a colossal ...
Deadliest Earthquakes of the 20th Century - 20th Century History
A list of the top ten deadliest earthquakes of the 20th century.
An Overview of Earthquakes - Geography - About.com
A thorough overview of earthquakes and earthquake facts from the About.com Geography site and intern Amanda Briney.
The Great Cascadia Earthquake of 2xxx - Geology - About.com
Cascadia is America's own tectonic version of Sumatra, where the magnitude 9.3 earthquake and tsunami of 2004 occurred. Stretching off the Pacific shore from ...
Current Earthquakes - Geology - About.com
Directions to information and data from earthquakes as fast as possible.
Earthquake Prediction: Mission Impossible - Geology - About.com
Have you heard these statements? Maybe said them yourself? People are intensely interested in foreseeing earthquakes. Like lottery strategies, everyone has a ...
Measuring Earthquake Magnitudes - Geology - About.com
Nowadays, every earthquake magnitude scale is the Richter scale.
Earthquake Prediction - Geology - About.com
Scientific approaches to foreseeing earthquakes. ... A moderate quake near Big Bear, California illustrates the new stress-triggering theory of earthquake ...