Earthquakes & Volcanoes
Tsunamis are mainly caused by earthquakes but one of the less common causes is also volcanoes, which can either be on land or underwater. When they erupt, large amounts of water are displaced and a tsunami is formed.
For the period from March through May 2017, all astrological factors that I monitor are indicating that those living in a seismically active area should be preparing in case a damaging quake occurs...
An earthquake is perhaps the most deadly and the most dangerous natural phenomenon of earth. It is characterized by the sudden tremors on earth’s surface caused due to the release of energy from its crust. At...
There are many dangers associated with volcanic eruptions. The worst are the ash type eruptions that can collapse and create a super heated wall of ash that can kill on contact. People who live on the ring of fire are...
Earthquakes surprise everyone all the time, while it shouldn't be necessary. Animals feel an Earthquake coming. There also seems a relation between the shifting poles and very heavy earthquakes.
The biggest tsunami ever was caused by an enormous 8.3 magnitude earthquake in Alaska on July 9, 1958. A landslide of rock fell into a lake and caused a wave bigger than the Empire State Building. Read more...
It was one of the deadliest natural disasters in modern world history. It destroyed a major city and supposedly killed 300,000. But, nobody was sure if it was an earthquake or cyclone.
This is part 4 of a 6 part hands-on unit study on Earth Science. Make edible volcanoes, build an erupting ring of fire, demonstrate plate tectonics using graham crackers, form each type of volcano using play-doh, and...
Here is the list of top ten earthquakes sorted by magnitude occurred since 1900 (after the invention of Richter scale) around the world. The worst one was...
For 42 days, from mid Nov to late Dec'16, we have experienced a seismic storm of four earthquakes of 7.5 magnitude or larger. We have now exited this active period, but how soon will the next one be?
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