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'Light' earthquake shakes Christchurch on Sunday evening

Stuff.co.nz - ‎14 hours ago‎
Magnetic insect screens Has anyone used magnetic insect screens? I have heard they are great to use and … Keeping safe! Hi neighbours - just a reminder that you're heading away anytime over the Christ… Knock at the door Today a guy in his mid ...

Earthquake rocks Western Australia

Daily Star - ‎May 28, 2016‎
The world has witnessed numerous disasters over the centuries and although most are man-made due to wars and terrorism, mother nature certainly dishes out her fair share of damage.

3.8 earthquake near Christchurch

New Zealand Herald - ‎13 hours ago‎
The earthquake occurred 10 kilometres east of Christchurch at a depth of 25 kilometres at 6.45 today. Photo / iStock. A 3.8 earthquake has been felt in Christchurch this evening. The earthquake occurred 10 kilometres east of Christchurch at a depth of ...
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South Sandwich Islands: Tsunami fears after massive 7.3 magnitude earthquake hits British territory in Atlantic Ocean

Mirror.co.uk - ‎May 28, 2016‎
South Sandwich Islands: Tsunami fears after massive 7.3 magnitude earthquake hits British territory in Atlantic Ocean. 11:36, 28 May 2016; Updated 13:59, 28 May 2016; By Sam Webb.

Earthquuuake! This app could warn you before the next big one hits

Digital Trends - ‎May 28, 2016‎
When it comes to inclement weather, we're always looking for a way to stay a step ahead of the next storm or flood. That's what makes earthquakes such menacing disasters to face: They come quickly with little warning and can cause immense damage to ...
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Nepal Unveils $9 Billion Budget Focused On Earthquake Reconstruction

NDTV - ‎May 28, 2016‎
Millions continue to live in temporary shelters after a 7.8-magnitude earthquake hit the Himalayan nation in April 2015, killing nearly 9,000 people.
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Magnitude 5.2 Earthquake Hits Northern Algeria - USGS

Sputnik International - ‎19 hours ago‎
No information on either people's injuries or damage was immediately available. No tsunami threat was reported. The Mediterranean region, to which Algeria belongs, has been seismically active for decades, with a number of earthquakes having resulted in ...
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A 6.3 earthquake has been recorded in the South Pacific.

Stuff.co.nz - ‎May 28, 2016‎
The United States Geological Survey reported the 6.3 quake happened at 5.38pm on Saturday [NZ time]. It was centred 572km beneath the earth's surface, about 340km west of Tonga.
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MailOnline witnesses Nepal's efforts to rebuild after last year's devastating earthquake

Daily Mail - ‎May 27, 2016‎
'There will be more earthquakes, it's what created the mountain range,' says Ram Moktan, our senior trekking guide, 'but we can't worry about it, as we don't know when they will happen.
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Whitstable gas explosion: 'Huge bang like an earthquake' shakes homes in Kent

Evening Standard - ‎May 28, 2016‎
Flames lit up the sky as firefighters battled to control the blaze at Estuary Business Park in Whitstable following the blast at about 10pm.

Ecuador Earthquake: One month on, MSF finishes its activities

Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) International - ‎May 27, 2016‎
Just before 7pm on Saturday 16 April, the earth began to shake in Ecuador. The 7.8 magnitude earthquake that followed was one of the worst to hit the country in recent decades.

The earthquake threat and Portland's buildings: Get the data

OregonLive.com - ‎May 28, 2016‎
Portland building officials released a map May 12 showing un-reinforced masonry buildings in the city -- structures that are more prone to damage in an earthquake. On Thursday, city officials said they were placing all the data online. Lynne Palombo of ...

Twenty One Pilots Caused An Earthquake

ROCKSOUND.TV - ‎May 27, 2016‎
The structural engineer that got hired to fix the unsafe building determined that "the damage observed was consistent with that which would be expected of a low-magnitude earthquake." The ceiling has since been repared and the gym re-opened the Monday ...

Ecuador looks to pick up pieces and rebuild after devastating earthquake

PBS NewsHour - ‎May 26, 2016‎
It's been just over a month since a deadly earthquake devastated Ecuador's Pacific coast, destroying thousands of buildings and impacting at least a quarter-million people.

Earthquakes: What you need to know

In-Cyprus (press release) (subscription) (blog) - ‎May 28, 2016‎
Earthquake magnitudes are measured based on “the logarithm of ground displacement measured by the seismological stations”, with the Richter scale being the most well-known.
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Muslim cleric says gay sex 'disgusts Allah and causes earthquakes'

Daily Mail - ‎May 26, 2016‎
A Muslim cleric in Ghana has defended rising attacks on homosexuals in the country after claiming gay sex 'disgusts Allah' and 'causes earthquakes'. Mallam Abass Mahmud made the comments amid reports of heightened hostility among Zongo communities ...
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Two earthquakes near Te Anau

Stuff.co.nz - ‎16 hours ago‎
The first struck about 50km north-west of the tourism hot-spot at 11.16pm Saturday, with the second hitting about 45km west of Te Anau at 3.02pm Sunday.
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Powerful earthquake recorded in Australia's Northern Territory

The Guardian - ‎May 20, 2016‎
A earthquake with a magnitude of 5.9, unusually powerful for Australia, struck the country's desert centre early on Saturday, the US Geological Survey (USGS) said.

Diane G. Clarke, UB earthquake research librarian

Buffalo News - ‎May 28, 2016‎
Diane G. Clarke, a research librarian for the University at Buffalo's Multidisciplinary Center for Earthquake Engineering Research, died Thursday in Wells Hospice House, Getzville, after a battle with cancer.
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