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Animals that may be able to predict earthquakes – KESQ

May 17, 2017 |

Animals that may be able to predict earthquakesKESQCould man’s best friend save your life in an earthquake? Shelter employees with Riverside County say there is an eerie silence in the dog kennel before an earthquake strikes [ + – ]. … Read More

There have already been about 3,000 Alaska earthquakes this … – Alaska Dispatch News

May 17, 2017 |

There have already been about 3,000 Alaska earthquakes this …Alaska Dispatch NewsAlaska approached its monthly average number of earthquakes within the first 10 days of May, one seismologist said.

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Predicting a quake’s impact: Kiwi scientists model seismic waves to … – The Southland Times

May 8, 2017 |

Predicting a quake’s impact: Kiwi scientists model seismic waves to …The Southland TimesA simulation shows how the Kaikoura earthquake moved up the country before causing Wellington offices to shake, including a call centre in the Hutt Valley, …

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New model could help predict major earthquakes – Science Daily

April 27, 2017 |

New model could help predict major earthquakesScience DailyA Nagoya University-led team reveals the mechanisms behind different earthquakes at a plate boundary on the west coast of South America, shedding light on historical seismic events and potentially aiding prediction of the … Read More

Magnitude 7.1 earthquake strikes near Valparaiso, Chile – SFGate

April 25, 2017 |

Magnitude 7.1 earthquake strikes near Valparaiso, ChileSFGateThe United States Geological Survey reports a preliminary magnitude 7.1 earthquake struck off the coast of Valparaiso, Chile on Monday. The quake hit at 4:38 PM local time at a depth of 33 kilometers. … Read More

6.5 magnitude Botswana earthquake sends tremors through Zimbabwe – Chronicle

April 4, 2017 |

6.5 magnitude Botswana earthquake sends tremors through ZimbabweChronicleAccording the United States Geological Survey which monitors and measures all earthquakes across the world, the earthquake had a magnitude of 6.5 and occured at latitude 22.621S and longitude 25.153E and around 11,6km … Read More

Strange behavior of New Zealand quake suggests higher chances of ‘Big Ones’ elsewhere – Science Magazine

March 28, 2017 |

Strange behavior of New Zealand quake suggests higher chances of ‘Big Ones’ elsewhereScience MagazineA reassuring rule of thumb about earthquakes is breaking down. For decades seismologists had assumed that individual faultsas well as isolated segments of longer faultsrupture independently of … Read More

Algorithm Predicts Lab Earthquakes; Real Earthquake Prediction Could Be Next – Wall Street Pit

March 9, 2017 |

Algorithm Predicts Lab Earthquakes; Real Earthquake Prediction Could Be NextWall Street PitEvery year, thousands die from earthquakes either directly, or indirectly from the fires, landslides and tsunamis that result from it. An earthquake occurs when a fault slips, releasing a … Read More

Dutch Earthquake ‘Enthusiast’ Claims to Predict Major Tremor – snopes.com

March 8, 2017 |

Dutch Earthquake ‘Enthusiast’ Claims to Predict Major Tremorsnopes.comFrank Hoogerbeets made the prediction on 19 February 2017 on his YouTube channel, saying that an earthquake measuring at least an 8.0 on the Richter scale would hit the western U.S. between 4-8 … Read More

The 2017 earthquake forecast predicts that man-made quakes will continue to shake the country – AOL News

March 3, 2017 |

The 2017 earthquake forecast predicts that man-made quakes will continue to shake the countryAOL NewsIt’s important to note that while this forecast does make an attempt to predict which areas will face damage this year, it’s not predicting any specific … Read More