False Tsunami Warning In Hawaii Triggered By Police Exercise - NPR

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 09:19:00 GMT
False Tsunami Warning In Hawaii Triggered By Police Exercise  NPR

Emergency sirens wailed on Hawaii's Oahu and Maui islands Wednesday evening, warning of a tsunami, but the alert turned out to be a mistake, sparking anger ...

US officials issue mega-tsunami warning: Eerie footage shows 'imminent' Big One impact - Express.co.uk

Wed, 28 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
US officials issue mega-tsunami warning: Eerie footage shows 'imminent' Big One impact  Express.co.uk

US OFFICIALS have released an eerie video simulating a mega-tsunami, as triggered by a magnitude-9.0 earthquake, striking the US coastline within minutes.

The tsunami-struck Japanese town that was saved by rugby - Telegraph.co.uk

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 09:20:00 GMT
The tsunami-struck Japanese town that was saved by rugby  Telegraph.co.uk

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Eight years after Fukushima nuclear disaster, Japanese court acquits trio of negligence over meltdown - The Age

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 10:28:00 GMT
Eight years after Fukushima nuclear disaster, Japanese court acquits trio of negligence over meltdown  The Age

Tokyo: A Japanese court on Thursday found three former executives of Tokyo Electric Power Co not guilty of professional negligence over the 2011 ...

Strong earthquake hits Indonesia, triggering brief tsunami warning - The Guardian

Fri, 12 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Strong earthquake hits Indonesia, triggering brief tsunami warning  The Guardian

Authorities warn considerable damage to poorly built structures possible in Sulawesi from 6.8-magnitude quake. Agence France Presse. Fri 12 Apr 2019 21.33 ...

Seismic Centre on natural disaster awareness drive - Trinidad News

Sun, 25 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Seismic Centre on natural disaster awareness drive  Trinidad News

The UWI Seismic Research Centre (SRC) is doing more than just monitoring earthquakes. Apart from its immediate responsibility, the centre is undertaking an ...

Thousands killed as Indonesia devastated by nearly 2,000 natural disasters in 2018 - ABC News

Thu, 27 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Thousands killed as Indonesia devastated by nearly 2,000 natural disasters in 2018  ABC News

The Sunda Strait tsunami is among nearly 2000 natural disasters that struck Indonesia in 2018 with the loss of nearly 4000 lives and around three million people ...

New videos highlight southern Vancouver Island's tsunami risk - Victoria News

Thu, 05 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
New videos highlight southern Vancouver Island's tsunami risk  Victoria News

Washington, B.C. tsunami risk evident in simulation from the State Department of Natural Resources.

USGS Hazard Science – Understanding the Risks is Key to Preparedness - United States Geological Survey

Wed, 18 Sep 2019 16:18:51 GMT
USGS Hazard Science – Understanding the Risks is Key to Preparedness  United States Geological Survey

Learn About USGS Hazards Science and More About National Preparedness Month: The very nature of natural hazards means that they have the potential to ...

Tsunami in Indonesia Kills Over 280, With No Warning or Quake - The New York Times

Sun, 23 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Tsunami in Indonesia Kills Over 280, With No Warning or Quake  The New York Times

JAKARTA, Indonesia — The rock band was playing its second song of a set when a wave nearly 10 feet high burst through a backdrop behind the stage, ...

Dealing with disaster - Gisborne Herald

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 02:58:00 GMT
Dealing with disaster  Gisborne Herald

by Maika Akroyd Published: September 19, 2019 2:58PM. Communication is key civil defence operators told. Communication is key civil defence operators told.

Japan ends tsunami alert after earthquake - Deutsche Welle

Tue, 18 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Japan ends tsunami alert after earthquake  Deutsche Welle

Japan officials lifted a tsunami warning for the country's northwest coast, following a strong earthquake in the area. Only a small wave ended up reaching the ...

Indonesia lifts tsunami warning after magnitude 6.8 quake off Sulawesi - CNBC

Fri, 12 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Indonesia lifts tsunami warning after magnitude 6.8 quake off Sulawesi  CNBC

Indonesia lifted a tsunami warning but urged people to remain vigilant and evacuate to higher ground after an earthquake of magnitude 6.8 struck off the coast of ...

Indonesia needs a better tsunami warning system - The Asean Post

Mon, 11 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Indonesia needs a better tsunami warning system  The Asean Post

A proper Tsunami Warning System (TWS) would have helped save lives during two tsunamis which hit Indonesia last year.

As Indonesia Reels from the Earthquake and Tsunami, Experts Warn of More Deadly Disasters to Come - TIME

Thu, 11 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
As Indonesia Reels from the Earthquake and Tsunami, Experts Warn of More Deadly Disasters to Come  TIME

Scientists warn that disasters like the earthquake and tsunami in Indonesia's central Sulawesi are becoming more deadly and destructive.

Why Indonesia's tsunamis are so deadly - Cosmos

Sat, 06 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Why Indonesia's tsunamis are so deadly  Cosmos

The magnitude 7.5 earthquake, and subsequent tsunami, that struck Indonesia days ago has resulted in at least 1,200 deaths. Authorities are still gauging the ...

Is the World Ready for the Next Big Tsunami? - Foreign Policy

Thu, 04 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Is the World Ready for the Next Big Tsunami?  Foreign Policy

The twin earthquake-tsunami disaster in Indonesia late last week raised new questions about how prepared the global system is to react to future events.

Tsunami: Is the Northern Territory's coastline at risk of being hit by a devastating wave? - ABC News

Mon, 05 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Tsunami: Is the Northern Territory's coastline at risk of being hit by a devastating wave?  ABC News

The Northern Territory coastline sits close to fault lines, and Darwin is not far from Lombok Island in Indonesia, which was recently smashed by a tsunami.

Disaster in Indonesia Illustrates Faults in Tsunami Warning Systems - Pacific Standard

Tue, 02 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Disaster in Indonesia Illustrates Faults in Tsunami Warning Systems  Pacific Standard

The death toll from the magnitude 7.5 earthquake and resulting tsunami that struck near Palu, Indonesia, on Friday evening continues to rise, with several ...

Incident and Emergency Management Market Statistics 2019: Estimated to Observe Significant Growth In Future - - Hitech News Daily.

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 13:30:00 GMT
Incident and Emergency Management Market Statistics 2019: Estimated to Observe Significant Growth In Future -  Hitech News Daily.

Incident and emergency management market is projected to reach $423323 million by 2025, growing at a CAGR of 24.2% from 2018 to 2025.

Scientists develop low-cost tsunami warning system that could help prevent future deaths - ABC News

Mon, 05 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Scientists develop low-cost tsunami warning system that could help prevent future deaths  ABC News

Adelaide scientists say they have successfully tested a simple, low-cost tsunami warning system in small villages in Vanuatu that could help save lives in regions ...

Tsunami warning issued in Indonesia after strong quake strikes in Molucca Sea - Fox News

Sun, 07 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Tsunami warning issued in Indonesia after strong quake strikes in Molucca Sea  Fox News

Authorities in Indonesia issued a tsunami warning on Sunday after a strong earthquake struck in the Molucca Sea.

Indonesian Tsunami: Could It Happen in the US? - The Atlantic

Tue, 02 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Indonesian Tsunami: Could It Happen in the US?  The Atlantic

Even the world's best system “is really not a technological solution to the problem of a near-field tsunami.”

Magnitude 7.5 quake hits off Papua New Guinea, teams assess damage - The Straits Times

Tue, 14 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Magnitude 7.5 quake hits off Papua New Guinea, teams assess damage  The Straits Times

SYDNEY/WELLINGTON (REUTERS) – Disaster officials dispatched local relief teams in Papua New Guinea's New Britain province on Wednesday (May 15) to ...

New tsunami warnings could get more people to safety - Futurity: Research News

Tue, 22 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
New tsunami warnings could get more people to safety  Futurity: Research News

"During the Tōhoku earthquake, a lot of people escaped to higher ground, like the roof, but they didn't go high enough."

Indonesia's geophysics agency under fire for lifting tsunami warning - The Guardian

Sat, 29 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Indonesia's geophysics agency under fire for lifting tsunami warning  The Guardian

Warning lifted after 34 minutes, with agency saying it had no data at the town of Palu, where hundreds died.

Bali Earthquake: Magnitude 6.1 quake rocks tourist island - 7NEWS

Tue, 16 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Bali Earthquake: Magnitude 6.1 quake rocks tourist island  7NEWS

An undersea earthquake with a magnitude of 6.1 has struck south of the Indonesian tourist island of Bali. The epicentre of Tuesday's quake was 102km ...

Govt agencies calm public about tsunami threat along Java’s southern coast - The Jakarta Post - Jakarta Post

Sun, 21 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Govt agencies calm public about tsunami threat along Java’s southern coast - The Jakarta Post  Jakarta Post

The public need not worry about a tsunami threat along Java's southern coast if they take mitigation measures to minimize the impact of disasters, agencies have ...

Tsunami warning for parts of Indonesia's Sumatra, Java after strong quake - TODAYonline

Fri, 02 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Tsunami warning for parts of Indonesia's Sumatra, Java after strong quake  TODAYonline

JAKARTA — Indonesian authorities urged coastal-dwellers to head for higher ground on Friday (Aug 2) after a tsunami warning with potential for waves up to ...

Tsunami warning for Indonesia, Palau after 6.9 magnitude earthquake strikes Philippines - PerthNow

Fri, 28 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Tsunami warning for Indonesia, Palau after 6.9 magnitude earthquake strikes Philippines  PerthNow

A tsunami warning has been put in place for parts of the Philippines and Indonesia after a 6.9 magnitude earthquake hit off the Philippine island of Mindanao.

Being Prepared for a Tsunami - Nippon.com

Wed, 23 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Being Prepared for a Tsunami  Nippon.com

Japan is highly susceptible to earthquakes and tsunamis. If you've ever been in Japan during a quake, you might have seen or heard messages like “There is no ...

Strong magnitude 6.4 earthquake strikes Indonesia - Aljazeera.com

Mon, 21 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Strong magnitude 6.4 earthquake strikes Indonesia  Aljazeera.com

Tremor followed by weaker quake, but tsunami warning is not issued. No immediate reports of damage.

The Underappreciated Threat of Volcanic Tsunamis - Scientific American

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
The Underappreciated Threat of Volcanic Tsunamis  Scientific American

It's been just over two months since Anak Krakatau, the young volcano growing from the ruins of Indonesia's infamous Krakatau, sent a devastating tsunami ...

Queensland tsunami modelling shows how coastal communities will be impacted - ABC News

Fri, 26 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Queensland tsunami modelling shows how coastal communities will be impacted  ABC News

Three hours — that's the minimum amount of time Queenslanders would have to prepare in the event a destructive tsunami was headed towards Australia's east ...

A bigger, stronger earthquake is in the offing New study reveals how small and medium earthquakes - Down To Earth Magazine

Thu, 03 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
A bigger, stronger earthquake is in the offing New study reveals how small and medium earthquakes  Down To Earth Magazine

New study reveals how small and medium earthquakes in turn trigger giant Himalayan earthquakes.

Tsunami warning lifted for New Zealand after 7.4 magnitude earthquake hits Kermadec Islands - TVNZ

Sat, 15 Jun 2019 23:52:48 GMT
Tsunami warning lifted for New Zealand after 7.4 magnitude earthquake hits Kermadec Islands  TVNZ

A tsunami warning has been lifted for New Zealand after a 7.4 magnitude earthquake hit the Kermadec Islands in the Pacific Ocean. An earlier beach and ...

How The December 2018 Tsunami In Indonesia Took Everyone By Surprise Despite Today's Technology - Forbes

Thu, 14 Feb 2019 19:27:25 GMT
How The December 2018 Tsunami In Indonesia Took Everyone By Surprise Despite Today's Technology  Forbes

How did everyone get caught completely unaware by the Dec. 2018 tsunami in Indonesia? This question was originally answered on Quora by Kelly Martin.

Indonesia says avoid coast near volcano, fearing new tsunami - CNBC

Wed, 26 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Indonesia says avoid coast near volcano, fearing new tsunami  CNBC

Indonesian authorities asked people to avoid the coast in areas where a tsunami killed more than 420 people last weekend in a *fresh* warning issued on the ...

Malta urged to keep a better look-out for tsunamis - Times of Malta

Mon, 13 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Malta urged to keep a better look-out for tsunamis  Times of Malta

Malta has so far taken its protection from natural disasters such as earthquakes and tsunamis for granted, an international body has warned. Lassina Zerbo, the ...

Tsunami hazard and its challenges for preparedness - The Jakarta Post - Jakarta Post

Tue, 08 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Tsunami hazard and its challenges for preparedness - The Jakarta Post  Jakarta Post

Three major disasters in 2018 taught some painful lessons about the challenges of tsunami preparedness and early warning in Indonesia.

Magnitude-7.5 earthquake sparks tsunami warning for New Caledonia, Vanuatu, but no major damage reported - ABC News

Tue, 04 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Magnitude-7.5 earthquake sparks tsunami warning for New Caledonia, Vanuatu, but no major damage reported  ABC News

The Pacific Tsunami Warning Centre says the threat of tsunami waves has passed after a strong, shallow earthquake hit off the coast of New Caledonia.

Death toll from Sulawesi tsunami reaches 384 - The Guardian

Fri, 28 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Death toll from Sulawesi tsunami reaches 384  The Guardian

A powerful earthquake that rocked the Indonesian island of Sulawesi and triggered a tsunami has killed at least 384 people, with Indonesia's vice-president, ...

Geologists say local communities could help run tsunami warning sensors in Indonesia - The Straits Times

Wed, 23 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Geologists say local communities could help run tsunami warning sensors in Indonesia  The Straits Times

JAKARTA - Geologists have urged that communities along the coastal areas facing the Sunda Strait and hit by last month's deadly tsunami, be roped in to run ...

Nature Cursed Indonesia, but It Took Neglect to Make a Disaster - The New York Times

Tue, 16 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Nature Cursed Indonesia, but It Took Neglect to Make a Disaster  The New York Times

As the city of Palu mourns the dead from an earthquake and tsunami, it is haunted by questions of whether the government could have stemmed the devastation.

Is India better prepared if a 2004-like tsunami strikes again? - Down To Earth Magazine

Tue, 06 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Is India better prepared if a 2004-like tsunami strikes again?  Down To Earth Magazine

Next month will mark 14 years since the 2004 Indian Ocean Tsunami killed thousands.

Giant Oarfish 'Warning' Of Coming Earthquake And Tsunami Is More Myth Than Science - Forbes

Sat, 02 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Giant Oarfish 'Warning' Of Coming Earthquake And Tsunami Is More Myth Than Science  Forbes

Sightings of giant oarfish reported near seismically active regions caused media to worry about impending earthquake and tsunami, but the belief that those ...

Social media videos can unravel reason behind a giant tsunami - Down To Earth Magazine

Fri, 17 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Social media videos can unravel reason behind a giant tsunami  Down To Earth Magazine

Researchers use 38 such videos of the tsunami to reconstruct Indonesia earthquake.

New Real-Time Tsunami Early Warning System Calculates Size and Distance Using Underwater Sound Waves - Scientific American

Wed, 24 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
New Real-Time Tsunami Early Warning System Calculates Size and Distance Using Underwater Sound Waves  Scientific American

Scientific American is the essential guide to the most awe-inspiring advances in science and technology, explaining how they change our understanding of the ...

Japan on earthquake and tsunami alert after HUGE deep-sea fish found alive by fishermen - Express.co.uk

Thu, 21 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Japan on earthquake and tsunami alert after HUGE deep-sea fish found alive by fishermen  Express.co.uk

JAPAN is on alert for an earthquake or tsunami after two giant deep-sea fish were caught on its coast in what many in the Asian nation regard as a doomsday ...

NEMO to release tsunami warning signs video and launch an exhibition to commemorate “World Tsunami Awareness Day” (WTAD), November 5, 2018 - World - ReliefWeb

Mon, 05 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
NEMO to release tsunami warning signs video and launch an exhibition to commemorate “World Tsunami Awareness Day” (WTAD), November 5, 2018 - World  ReliefWeb

The National Emergency Management Organisation (NEMO) will release a 'Know the Tsunami Warning Signs Video' on Monday 5th November, 2018 to ...

'It was anarchy': back-to-back earthquakes rock Anchorage - The Guardian

Fri, 30 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
'It was anarchy': back-to-back earthquakes rock Anchorage  The Guardian

The earthquakes, measuring 7.0 and 5.8, triggered a tsunami warning but no deaths or injuries were reported. Associated Press in Anchorage. Fri 30 Nov 2018 ...

No 'tsunami alert', just notice to be aware, says Phuket disaster chief - The Phuket News

Mon, 25 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
No 'tsunami alert', just notice to be aware, says Phuket disaster chief  The Phuket News

PHUKET: Following a slew of queries asking about a “tsunami alert” that was reported for Phuket and other Andaman coast provinces over the weekend, the ...

Previous Tsunami warning set for noon today (July 1) - Sequim Gazette

Mon, 01 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Previous Tsunami warning set for noon today (July 1)  Sequim Gazette

The All Hazard Alert Broadcast (AHAB) sirens will sound along the Clallam County waterfront at noon today (Monday, July 1), in efforts to warn people of ...

Indonesia's Disaster Politics - Foreign Policy

Tue, 09 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Indonesia's Disaster Politics  Foreign Policy

On Sept. 28, 2018, a 7.5 magnitude earthquake struck Indonesia near the island of Sulawesi. The earthquake was shallow, and the violent shaking destroyed a ...

Every Day at 5:00, Japan Tests Its Disaster Warning System With Folk Tunes - Atlas Obscura

Thu, 13 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Every Day at 5:00, Japan Tests Its Disaster Warning System With Folk Tunes  Atlas Obscura

While it is a modern and safe country by most objective measures, Japan nonetheless faces the persistent threat of natural disaster. The nation is entirely located ...

El Salvador earthquake: Is there a tsunami warning after MASSIVE 6.6 earthquake? - Express.co.uk

Thu, 30 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
El Salvador earthquake: Is there a tsunami warning after MASSIVE 6.6 earthquake?  Express.co.uk

EL SALVADOR was been struck by a massive magnitude 6.6 earthquake on Thursday morning. So is a tsunami warning in place?

Faulty tsunami warning system in Phuket worries locals - The Straits Times

Fri, 05 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Faulty tsunami warning system in Phuket worries locals  The Straits Times

PHUKET (THE NATION/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - Since a deadly tsunami struck Phuket in 2004, local people have trained their ears to listen to any alerts from ...

Sightings of oarfish put Japanese on alert for earthquake, tsunami - AsiaOne

Fri, 01 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Sightings of oarfish put Japanese on alert for earthquake, tsunami  AsiaOne

Japan's social media has gone into nervous overdrive following the discovery of a number of deep-sea fish traditionally thought to be harbingers of natural ...

US briefing: Greta Thunberg, Justin Trudeau and a Trump whistleblower - The Guardian

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 10:09:00 GMT
US briefing: Greta Thunberg, Justin Trudeau and a Trump whistleblower  The Guardian

Thursday's top story: Teenage climate activist tells Congress to 'listen to the scientists'. Plus, who will win at the Emmys – and who should win.

Tsunami Preparedness Week: Disaster Supplies Kit - KTVA

Sat, 30 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Tsunami Preparedness Week: Disaster Supplies Kit  KTVA

FCC Commissioner Brendan Carr visits the National Tsunami Warning Center in Palmer to see how broadband impacts alerts in Alaska. Heather Hintze.

Terrawatch: landslide tsunami lessons from Anak Krakatau - The Guardian

Tue, 01 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Terrawatch: landslide tsunami lessons from Anak Krakatau  The Guardian

Tsunami warning systems are in place around Indonesia, but they are tailored to earthquake tsunamis.

Disaster agency predicts at least 2500 natural disasters will hit Indonesia in 2019 - Coconuts

Thu, 03 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Disaster agency predicts at least 2500 natural disasters will hit Indonesia in 2019  Coconuts

As the country recovers from the trio of deadly natural disasters that hit in 2018, the National Disaster Mitigation Agency (BNPB) has announced that Indonesia is ...

Two Jersey Shore towns issue false tsunami alerts - PhillyVoice.com

Mon, 29 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Two Jersey Shore towns issue false tsunami alerts  PhillyVoice.com

A pair of police departments along the New Jersey coast startled some residents Monday with a false tsunami alert.

At least 373 people are dead in Indonesian tsunami that came without warning - Business Insider

Mon, 24 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
At least 373 people are dead in Indonesian tsunami that came without warning  Business Insider

At least 373 people were killed and more than 1,400 are injured after a tsunami struck Indonesia's Sunda Strait on Saturday night, Indonesian authorities said.

Indonesia earthquake: Magnitude 6.6 earthquake strikes Indonesia - 9news.com.au

Mon, 07 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Indonesia earthquake: Magnitude 6.6 earthquake strikes Indonesia  9news.com.au

An earthquake with a revised magnitude of 6.6 has struck 174km north-northwest of the city of Ternate in Indonesia's Molucca islands, but there is thought to be ...

Philippines earthquake: Is there a tsunami warning after MASSIVE earthquake? - Express.co.uk

Mon, 22 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Philippines earthquake: Is there a tsunami warning after MASSIVE earthquake?  Express.co.uk

A magnitude 6.3 earthquake rocked the central Philippines on Monday the US Geological Survey (USGS) said. The quake struck 37 miles northwest of the ...

Tsunami could hit Australia: Experts warn of 60m high wave - The Advertiser

Mon, 15 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Tsunami could hit Australia: Experts warn of 60m high wave  The Advertiser

WHILE Australia is seen as a nation largely immune from the risks of earthquakes, experts have revealed that Australia is susceptible to a devastating tsunami.

Tsunami disaster: a failure in science communication - SciDev.Net

Mon, 17 Jan 2005 08:00:00 GMT
Tsunami disaster: a failure in science communication  SciDev.Net

p>At the heart of the devastation caused by the Indian Ocean tsunamis lies a failure to communicate scientific information adequately to either decision-makers ...

The Latest Pacific Northwest Tsunami News Will Haunt Your Dreams - TheStranger.com

Tue, 02 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
The Latest Pacific Northwest Tsunami News Will Haunt Your Dreams  TheStranger.com

Kathryn Schulz, the New Yorker contributor who sparked a wave of well-deserved alarm—and made the emergency bug-out bag industry's year—is out with a ...

Could Perth be hit by a tsunami? - Community Newspaper Group

Thu, 10 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Could Perth be hit by a tsunami?  Community Newspaper Group

PERTH is not immune to the risk of tsunamis with a recently released report finding WA's south west coast could have significant exposure to the phenomenon in ...

Vietnam conducts tsunami warning exercise - Nhan Dan Online - Nhan Dan Online

Wed, 26 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Vietnam conducts tsunami warning exercise - Nhan Dan Online  Nhan Dan Online

NDO – The standing office of the Central Steering Committee for Natural Disaster Prevention and Control, in collaboration with the Institute of Geophysics, ...

Bali earthquake: 5.1 magnitude quake strike off coast of holiday hotspot - Express.co.uk

Wed, 24 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Bali earthquake: 5.1 magnitude quake strike off coast of holiday hotspot  Express.co.uk

The 5.1 magnitude tremor struck in Kangin, Indonesia, soon after 2.15pm, and was felt inland. This was 130 miles off the coast of the holiday hotspot island.

Why Maldives needs to declare a state of climate emergency - IMMEDIATELY (PT. I) - The Edition

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 04:51:01 GMT
Why Maldives needs to declare a state of climate emergency - IMMEDIATELY (PT. I)  The Edition

As Maldives gears up for Climate Strike on Sep 20, the UN Climate Summit on Sep 21 and COP25 in Dec, the time is ripe for the nation's leaders to ...

Indonesia's Indigenous Languages Hold the Secrets of Surviving Disaster - Foreign Policy

Mon, 15 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Indonesia's Indigenous Languages Hold the Secrets of Surviving Disaster  Foreign Policy

JAKARTA, Indonesia—As the 2004 Indonesian tsunami bore down on the island of Simeulue , near West Aceh, the cries of “Smong! Smong!,” the local word for ...

Earthquake terrifies residents in southern Philippines - DW (English)

Sat, 13 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Earthquake terrifies residents in southern Philippines  DW (English)

A moderately strong earthquake has struck the northeastern coast of Mindanao island in the southern Philippines. Officials have reported injuries and damage to ...

Indonesia to teach kids disaster-readiness, SE Asia News & Top Stories - The Straits Times

Mon, 14 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Indonesia to teach kids disaster-readiness, SE Asia News & Top Stories  The Straits Times

Indonesia is ramping up efforts to better prepare for natural disasters, starting with schoolchildren.. Read more at straitstimes.com.

5.0 magnitude earthquake rocks Indonesia's Aceh but no tsunami warning issued - The Japan Times

Thu, 27 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
5.0 magnitude earthquake rocks Indonesia's Aceh but no tsunami warning issued  The Japan Times

A 5.0 magnitude earthquake rocked Indonesia's western Aceh province early Thursday, the U.S. Geological Survey said, but there were no immediate reports of.

The 2004 Tsunami Wiped Away Towns With 'Mind-Boggling' Destruction - History

Tue, 02 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
The 2004 Tsunami Wiped Away Towns With 'Mind-Boggling' Destruction  History

The tsunami was the deadliest in recorded history, taking 230000 lives in a matter of hours.

Earthquake hits Bali during Galungan celebrations - The Jakarta Post - Jakarta Post

Wed, 24 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Earthquake hits Bali during Galungan celebrations - The Jakarta Post  Jakarta Post

No casualties or damages were reported and the earthquake did not cause a panic, as Balinese continued to observe Galungan solemnly throughout the day.

Asteroid tsunami: Neil deGrasse Tyson warns of Apophis 99942 wiping out North America - NEWS.com.au

Tue, 06 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Asteroid tsunami: Neil deGrasse Tyson warns of Apophis 99942 wiping out North America  NEWS.com.au

A 370-metre-wide asteroid has been orbiting Earth for decades and scientists say the effects could be catastrophic. A series of very unfortunate events would ...

Indonesia earthquake and tsunami: Failed early warning systems? - FRANCE 24 English

Thu, 04 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Indonesia earthquake and tsunami: Failed early warning systems?  FRANCE 24 English

The failure of early-warning detection systems to function adequately, coupled with a lack of public education about disaster response, likely compounded the ...

Indonesia: Tsunami - Dec 2018 - ReliefWeb

Sun, 23 Dec 2018 09:19:22 GMT
Indonesia: Tsunami - Dec 2018  ReliefWeb

High tide/tsunami hit Carita Beach in Banten Province, and hit the coast around the Sunda Strait, especially in Pandenglang, South Lampung and Serang ...

What would happen if a tsunami hit Sydney? Researchers plot possible impacts - ABC News

Mon, 15 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
What would happen if a tsunami hit Sydney? Researchers plot possible impacts  ABC News

Think the tsunami risk to Australia is pretty remote? You may be surprised to learn they have hit our shores before, and it could happen again. Whirlpools ...

Indonesia caught unprepared for tsunami - SciDev.Net

Fri, 05 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Indonesia caught unprepared for tsunami  SciDev.Net

[JAKARTA] Indonesia's meteorological and geophysical agency, commonly known as BMKG, is under fire for “ending” prematurely a tsunami warning minutes ...

At least 26 injured as 6.7-magnitude earthquake rocks Japan - South China Morning Post

Tue, 18 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
At least 26 injured as 6.7-magnitude earthquake rocks Japan  South China Morning Post

At least 26 people were injured, including one seriously, after a 6.7-magnitude earthquake struck Japan's northwestern region late on Tuesday, causing ...

New Early Warning System and Disaster Communications for Tonga - Tonga - ReliefWeb

Mon, 04 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
New Early Warning System and Disaster Communications for Tonga - Tonga  ReliefWeb

04th March 2019 Tonga will benefit from installation of a nationwide early warning system and strengthening of disaster communications, known as NEWS, for ...

Los Angeles Launches a New Phone App That Will Alert Users When an Earthquake Is Imminent - Pacific Standard

Tue, 15 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Los Angeles Launches a New Phone App That Will Alert Users When an Earthquake Is Imminent  Pacific Standard

On January 3rd, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti announced the release of ShakeAlertLA, a new earthquake-warning app for residents of Los Angeles County.

Earthquake hits Pilbara, Western Australia: No tsunami threat say agencies - 7NEWS

Mon, 12 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Earthquake hits Pilbara, Western Australia: No tsunami threat say agencies  7NEWS

The quake measured a magnitude of 4.8, Australia's Bureau of Meteorology said.

Tsunami are frequent visitors to New Zealand shores - Stuff.co.nz

Sat, 13 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Tsunami are frequent visitors to New Zealand shores  Stuff.co.nz

We can't afford to take our minds off our tsunami risk for a moment, even if not all of them are devastating.

The last mile — What failed in the Sulawesi tsunami disaster - DW (English)

Tue, 09 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
The last mile — What failed in the Sulawesi tsunami disaster  DW (English)

When September's tsunami struck the Indonesian island of Sulawesi, residents weren't warned in time. What failed? And what would have worked better?

Indonesia earthquake: Hospital patients evacuated as buildings are damaged - Express.co.uk

Mon, 08 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Indonesia earthquake: Hospital patients evacuated as buildings are damaged  Express.co.uk

PATIENTS were evacuated from hospitals in the city of Ternate, 80 miles from the epicentre of yesterday's 7.1 magnitude earthquake in Indonesia, as nearby ...

Indian Ocean tsunami warning system to be tested: UNESCO - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua

Mon, 03 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Indian Ocean tsunami warning system to be tested: UNESCO - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

PARIS, Sept. 3 (Xinhua) -- The UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) on Monday announced 24 countries bordering the Indian Ocean ...

Explainer: how to prepare for a tsunami - The Conversation AU

Thu, 15 Sep 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Explainer: how to prepare for a tsunami  The Conversation AU

We can't predict or prevent tsunamis you can improve your chances of staying safe by understanding the risk, being prepared and acting quickly when disaster ...

Tsunami Roadshow drives home survival messages | South County News - Chinook Observer

Tue, 16 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Tsunami Roadshow drives home survival messages | South County News  Chinook Observer

LONG BEACH — After the shaking stops, Peninsula residents will have roughly 15 to 20 minutes to reach higher ground in the event near-shore Cascadia ...

Fast, accurate estimation of the Earth's magnetic field for natural disaster detection: Deep neural networks to detect magnetic field anomalies for faster warnings before earthquakes and tsunamis - Science Daily

Sun, 14 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Fast, accurate estimation of the Earth's magnetic field for natural disaster detection: Deep neural networks to detect magnetic field anomalies for faster warnings before earthquakes and tsunamis  Science Daily

Researchers have applied machine-learning techniques to achieve fast, accurate estimates of local geomagnetic fields using data taken at multiple observation ...

New Tsunami Warning Centre highlights risk huge wave could decimate our region - Hong Kong Buzz

Sat, 27 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
New Tsunami Warning Centre highlights risk huge wave could decimate our region  Hong Kong Buzz

A 'Black Swan' is an event that has a very low probability of occurring but a very high impact if it does. This is the nature of major natural disasters such as ...

How are PH tsunami warning systems maintained? - Rappler

Sat, 13 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
How are PH tsunami warning systems maintained?  Rappler

To many, what took place in Indonesia serves as a reminder for the Philippines to ensure that preparations for such disasters are continuously being ...

The worst natural disaster risks facing New Zealand - Noted

Mon, 14 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
The worst natural disaster risks facing New Zealand  Noted

Natural disaster risks in NZ: What's the risk of a major earthquake, volcanic eruption, tsunami or wildfire in New Zealand – and how could it play out?

Quake-prone Myanmar leads the way in seismic monitoring - Nature.com

Thu, 07 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Quake-prone Myanmar leads the way in seismic monitoring  Nature.com

The fledgling democracy is opening up to the world – leading to a transformation in how it monitors earthquakes.

He Helped Indonesia Through a ‘Year of Disasters,’ While Facing His Own - The New York Times

Fri, 28 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
He Helped Indonesia Through a ‘Year of Disasters,’ While Facing His Own  The New York Times

JAKARTA, Indonesia — For Sutopo Purwo Nugroho, this has been the year of living with disaster, both national and personal. Mr. Sutopo, the spokesman for ...