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 ...
What Causes an Earthquake in Greece? - Greece Travel - About.com
The Institute of Geodynamics in Greece lists recent earthquake data on its website, which offers both a Greek- and English-language version. They show the ...
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.
Current Earthquakes - Geology - About.com
Directions to information and data from earthquakes as fast as possible.
Measuring Earthquake Magnitudes - Geology - About.com
Nowadays, every earthquake magnitude scale is the Richter scale.
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 ...
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 ...
How Earthquakes Disturb Streams and Groundwater - Geology
Earthquakes affect water even more than they do land.