Papua New Guinea natural disaster: Possible Hawaii TSUNAMI THREAT after 7.7 quake - ClickLancashire

Tue, 14 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT

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

Fri, 17 May 2019 17:01:48 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.

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 ...

Peru earthquake: Huge 8.0 magnitude earthquake hits central Peru - Express.co.uk

Sun, 26 May 2019 08:03:00 GMT
Peru earthquake: Huge 8.0 magnitude earthquake hits central Peru  Express.co.uk

PERU has been hit by a 8.0 magnitude earthquake.

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 ...

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.

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.”

Global platform on disaster risk reduction: we need a drastic change of course - World - ReliefWeb

Fri, 17 May 2019 13:28:12 GMT
Global platform on disaster risk reduction: we need a drastic change of course - World  ReliefWeb

English News and Press Release on World and 4 other countries about Disaster Management, Earthquake, Flash Flood and more; published on 17 May 2019 ...

How Indonesia's tsunami warning system failed its citizens again - CNN

Mon, 24 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
How Indonesia's tsunami warning system failed its citizens again  CNN

(CNN) The disaster hit without warning. Many of the hundreds of people who died when a tsunami struck the Indonesian coast Saturday night were nowhere ...

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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

A powerful magnitude 6.4 earthquake has struck off Indonesia's central island of Sumbawa, but no tsunami warning was issued and there were no immediate ...

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.

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 ...

The Science of Indonesia's Surprise Tsunami Explained - National Geographic

Mon, 01 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
The Science of Indonesia's Surprise Tsunami Explained  National Geographic

Dozens of earthquakes rocked the region, but a tsunami didn't seem imminent. Then the massive waves began crashing in.

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 ...

ASEAN Risk Monitor and Disaster Management Review (ARMOR): Bridging Science and Decision Making (1st Edition) - World - ReliefWeb

Mon, 20 May 2019 05:00:47 GMT
ASEAN Risk Monitor and Disaster Management Review (ARMOR): Bridging Science and Decision Making (1st Edition) - World  ReliefWeb

English Analysis on World and 10 other countries about Climate Change and Environment, Coordination, Drought, Earthquake and more; published on 20 May ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

Indonesia earthquake leaves at least 98 dead in Lombok, Bali as residents flee - ABC News

Mon, 06 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Indonesia earthquake leaves at least 98 dead in Lombok, Bali as residents flee  ABC News

A strong earthquake has struck the Indonesian tourist island of Lombok, killing at least 98 people and shaking neighbouring Bali.

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.

A bigger, stronger earthquake is in the offing - Down To Earth Magazine

Thu, 03 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
A bigger, stronger earthquake is in the offing  Down To Earth Magazine

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

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 ...

'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 ...

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 ...

Extent of damage unfolds after deadly Indonesia tsunami – video - The Guardian

Sun, 23 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Extent of damage unfolds after deadly Indonesia tsunami – video  The Guardian

Residents of Indonesia's Sunda Strait pick their way through debris after a deadly tsunami struck tourist beaches and coastal areas on Saturday night.

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 ...

Flinders University’s new tsunami warning system which could save thousands of lives - The Advertiser

Sun, 04 Nov 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Flinders University’s new tsunami warning system which could save thousands of lives  The Advertiser

A FLINDERS University academic has created a disaster warning system he says could be rolled out at a fraction of the cost of traditional technology, potentially ...

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 ...

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. Living in Alaska comes ...

Bali volcano: Flights cancelled after Mount Agung eruption ash cloud sparks travel chaos - Express

Sat, 25 May 2019 16:00:00 GMT
Bali volcano: Flights cancelled after Mount Agung eruption ash cloud sparks travel chaos  Express

BALI flights were cancelled last night after volcano Mount Agung erupted and spewed a huge ash cloud into the sky. Tourists have been warned another ...

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

Fri, 02 Nov 2018 07:00:00 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.

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 ...

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 ...

The Anak Krakatau Tsunami, from the Beginning until Now - Scientific American

Thu, 17 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
The Anak Krakatau Tsunami, from the Beginning until Now  Scientific American

There had been warnings that Anak Krakatau, the restless young volcano rising like a phoenix from the remains of its predecessor, was in a particularly ...

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

Wed, 03 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.

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.

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 ...

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.

Warnings Abounded Before Massive Alaska Landslide and Tsunami - Live Science

Sat, 08 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Warnings Abounded Before Massive Alaska Landslide and Tsunami  Live Science

A massive landslide and tsunami that denuded the slopes of an Alaskan fjord could reveal warning signs that could help predict future disasters. In a new paper, ...

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 ...

The worst natural disaster risks facing New Zealand - Noted

Tue, 15 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?

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 ...

2018 is Indonesia's deadliest year in a decade, SE Asia News & Top Stories - The Straits Times

Fri, 28 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
2018 is Indonesia's deadliest year in a decade, SE Asia News & Top Stories  The Straits Times

JAKARTA (THE JAKARTA POST/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - At least 4231 people died or were declared missing during natural disasters across the Indonesian ...

Sulawesi's earthquake and tsunami provide key insights into catastrophe response - Macquarie University

Fri, 26 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Sulawesi's earthquake and tsunami provide key insights into catastrophe response  Macquarie University

Australia has gaps in its ability to handle a Sulawesi-scale catastrophe here.

Preparing for Japan's Next Tsunami - Motherboard

Sat, 25 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Preparing for Japan's Next Tsunami  Motherboard

When the tsunami arrived on Friday, March 11, 2011, Masaru Sakai sat idling in traffic, en route to deliver a load of oysters. Forty-five minutes earlier, the largest ...

Climate Disaster Is a Labor Issue. Here's Why. - TeenVogue.com

Thu, 23 May 2019 12:11:15 GMT
Climate Disaster Is a Labor Issue. Here's Why.  TeenVogue.com

In this installment of No Class, columnist Kim Kelly explains how the climate crisis is a labor issue.

India develops 'real time' tsunami prediction system - Mongabay-India

Fri, 17 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
India develops 'real time' tsunami prediction system  Mongabay-India

In a major development in India's capability to assess dangers following a tsunami event, the Indian National Centre for Ocean Information Services (INCOIS) ...

Tsunami are a clear and ever-present danger - The Japan Times

Thu, 01 Nov 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Tsunami are a clear and ever-present danger  The Japan Times

In modern times, nine of the 10 strongest earthquakes ever recorded were accompanied by tsunami that often resulted in death and devastation for many ...

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.

Earth's Magnetic Fields Could Give Lightspeed Warning of Incoming Earthquakes and Tsunamis - Popular Mechanics

Mon, 15 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Earth's Magnetic Fields Could Give Lightspeed Warning of Incoming Earthquakes and Tsunamis  Popular Mechanics

Natural disasters leave clues in the Earth's magnetic fields. Two scientists are working to decode them.

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.

PACIFIC TSUNAMI WARNING CENTER REPORTS 6.8 MAGNITUDE EARTHQUAKE OFF COAST OF CHILE, NO TSUNAMI THREA - Thomson Reuters Foundation

Sun, 20 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
PACIFIC TSUNAMI WARNING CENTER REPORTS 6.8 MAGNITUDE EARTHQUAKE OFF COAST OF CHILE, NO TSUNAMI THREA  Thomson Reuters Foundation

PACIFIC TSUNAMI WARNING CENTER REPORTS 6.8 MAGNITUDE EARTHQUAKE OFF COAST OF CHILE, NO TSUNAMI THREAT.

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 ...

Head of Indonesia's weather agency asked to resign after it was accused of lifting Sulawesi tsunami alert prematurely - The Straits Times

Thu, 04 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Head of Indonesia's weather agency asked to resign after it was accused of lifting Sulawesi tsunami alert prematurely  The Straits Times

JAKARTA - The head of Indonesia's Meteorology, Climatology and Geophysics Agency (BMKG) - which has been accused of prematurely ending the tsunami ...

Indonesia: Tsunami - Dec 2018 - ReliefWeb

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

Humanitarian situation reports, response plans, news, analyses, evaluations, assessments, maps, infographics and more on Indonesia: Tsunami - Dec 2018.

Nations Work Together to Size Up Caribbean Tsunami Hazards - Eos

Thu, 04 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Nations Work Together to Size Up Caribbean Tsunami Hazards  Eos

An international collaboration is using historical records and modeling to assess tsunami potential in this high-risk region.

Volcano erupts on tsunami-hit island in Indonesia – video - The Guardian

Wed, 03 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Volcano erupts on tsunami-hit island in Indonesia – video  The Guardian

The Soputan volcano has erupted just days after a tsunami hit the island of Sulawesi in Indonesia, with volcanic ash seen up to 4,000 metres in the air. So far no ...

New Jersey included in East Coast tsunami drill on Tuesday - PhillyVoice.com

Mon, 25 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
New Jersey included in East Coast tsunami drill on Tuesday  PhillyVoice.com

A tsunami drill occurring Tuesday in New Jersey and on the rest of the East Coast will simulate the effects of a massive, 8.5-magnitude earthquake striking off of ...

Sulawesi earthquake and tsunami survivors reflect on twin disasters in Palu six months on - ABC News

Wed, 27 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Sulawesi earthquake and tsunami survivors reflect on twin disasters in Palu six months on  ABC News

"I do want to live there again, but I'm still afraid of going there," survivor Abdul Azim says. "There are those who haven't been to their houses since the beginning ...

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.

A tsunami in California is hard to predict, but experts say it's important to learn the warning signs - uscannenbergmedia.com

Tue, 02 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
A tsunami in California is hard to predict, but experts say it's important to learn the warning signs  uscannenbergmedia.com

National Tsunami Warning Center senior watchstander Kara Gately said she has not seen a heightened risk of tsunami activity in California, but people should ...

‘Not a straightforward event’: How multiple disasters stunned experts and ravaged a corner of Indonesia - The Washington Post

Sun, 07 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
‘Not a straightforward event’: How multiple disasters stunned experts and ravaged a corner of Indonesia  The Washington Post

Buoys to gauge tsunami risks were broken or in the wrong place. Seismologists thought the worst was over when the shaking stopped. And no one imagined soil ...

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.

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 ...

Future - How to bring wildfires under control - BBC News

Wed, 27 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Future - How to bring wildfires under control  BBC News

Earthquakes, tsunamis, flooding and wildfires are nature at their most fierce and uncontrollable. But predicting when and where they might strike could help save ...

ACT Alliance Appeal: Emergency Assistance to People Affected by the Earthquake and Tsunami in Central Sulawesi – IDN182 - Indonesia - ReliefWeb

Mon, 12 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
ACT Alliance Appeal: Emergency Assistance to People Affected by the Earthquake and Tsunami in Central Sulawesi – IDN182 - Indonesia  ReliefWeb

English Appeal on Indonesia about Disaster Management, Health, Aged Persons, Children, Earthquake, Tsunami and more; published on 12 Nov 2018 by ACT ...

Natural disasters set records around the world in 2018. These were some of the worst. - Business Insider

Thu, 06 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Natural disasters set records around the world in 2018. These were some of the worst.  Business Insider

Natural disasters killed thousands of people around the world in 2018, and some wildfires and hurricanes set records in the wake of their destruction.

Cyprus at low risk of tsunamis, but still prepared - Cyprus Mail

Mon, 05 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Cyprus at low risk of tsunamis, but still prepared  Cyprus Mail

Cyprus has made arrangements to receive timely warning in cases of tsunamis, authorities said on Monday. Even though they are not as common in the ...

Three apps to warn travellers of natural disasters – how good are they? - South China Morning Post

Mon, 02 Oct 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Three apps to warn travellers of natural disasters – how good are they?  South China Morning Post

From volcanic eruptions and earthquakes to hurricanes and tsunami, these handy apps will give you the information you need, wherever you are.

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.

In Disaster’s Grip, Again and Again, on Indonesian Island - The New York Times

Sat, 06 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
In Disaster’s Grip, Again and Again, on Indonesian Island  The New York Times

The earthquake and tsunami that devastated Indonesia's Sulawesi Island struck a place where every kind of catastrophe — natural and man-made — has piled ...

How to survive a tsunami - Popular Science

Tue, 27 Jun 2017 07:00:00 GMT
How to survive a tsunami  Popular Science

Most people do not survive being swept into a tsunami. But there are a few ways you can protect yourself from these natural disasters. Read on.

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 ...

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 ...

Indonesia's '10 New Balis' tourism push rocked by disasters - The Straits Times

Wed, 02 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Indonesia's '10 New Balis' tourism push rocked by disasters  The Straits Times

TANJUNG LESUNG, INDONESIA (AFP) - Picture-postcard Tanjung Lesung was a cornerstone of Indonesia's bid to supercharge its tourism industry, boasting ...

Tsunami Warning Stations to Be Set Up in Indonesia - Prensa Latina

Mon, 11 Feb 2019 20:42:52 GMT
Tsunami Warning Stations to Be Set Up in Indonesia  Prensa Latina

Yakarta, Feb 11 (Prensa Latina) The Indonesian authorities announced on Monday the opening of 10 tsunami warning stations on the island of Bali, after recent ...

Why Philippines and Indonesia are prone to natural hazards - Rappler

Thu, 18 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Why Philippines and Indonesia are prone to natural hazards  Rappler

Just like Indonesia, the Philippines has a big earthquake looming in its future. This raises an important question: what makes the Philippines and Indonesia ...

Indonesia Promises New Tsunami Warning System As Rescue Efforts Continue | The Takeaway - WNYC Studios

Tue, 25 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Indonesia Promises New Tsunami Warning System As Rescue Efforts Continue | The Takeaway  WNYC Studios

Hundreds of people are dead in Indonesia after a tsunami hit the Sunda Strait between the islands of Sumatra and Java over the weekend. The tsunami was ...

Malaysia's early tsunami warning system sufficient, says deputy minister - New Straits Times

Tue, 30 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Malaysia's early tsunami warning system sufficient, says deputy minister  New Straits Times

KUALA LUMPUR: The tsunami warning system installed nationwide is sufficient to give early warning on any such incoming disaster. Deputy Energy, Science ...

Indonesian politicians offer no hope for disaster zones - Nikkei Asian Review

Wed, 16 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Indonesian politicians offer no hope for disaster zones  Nikkei Asian Review

A few weeks after the devastating tsunami hit the coast of Aceh in Sumatra in December 2004, I visited Meulaboh, one of the worst-hit coastal towns. I.

CONSUMER ALERT: Alaska's 7.0 earthquake and tsunami warning an alarming reminder about preparation, response and insurance - Monroe Monitor

Mon, 03 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
CONSUMER ALERT: Alaska's 7.0 earthquake and tsunami warning an alarming reminder about preparation, response and insurance  Monroe Monitor

Consumer Alert. Alaska's 7.0 earthquake and tsunami warning an alarming reminder about preparation, response and insurance. What To Know. A standard ...

Vietnam conducts tsunami warning exercise - Nhan Dan Online

Wed, 26 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Vietnam conducts tsunami warning exercise  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, ...

Papua New Guinea hit by 7 magnitude earthquake - The Guardian

Wed, 10 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Papua New Guinea hit by 7 magnitude earthquake  The Guardian

Quake hit 200km south-west of Rabaul, triggering a tsunami warning, while 6 magnitude temblor strikes Bali.

Inside the Plan to Prepare the Pacific Northwest for a Catastrophic Earthquake - Gizmodo

Wed, 13 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Inside the Plan to Prepare the Pacific Northwest for a Catastrophic Earthquake  Gizmodo

A piece of a dock from Japan that washed all the way to Newport, Oregon following the 2011 tsunami. The Pacific Northwest is now working to prepare for a ...

Will Indonesia Be Ready for the Next Tsunami? - National Geographic

Thu, 19 Oct 2017 05:19:30 GMT
Will Indonesia Be Ready for the Next Tsunami?  National Geographic

After a 2004 catastrophic tsunami killed nearly 170000 people in Indonesia, is the country ready for the next one?

Indonesia Faces Long Road to Recovery After Earthquake and Tsunami Claim 2,000 Lives - Gizmodo

Mon, 15 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Indonesia Faces Long Road to Recovery After Earthquake and Tsunami Claim 2,000 Lives  Gizmodo

Indonesia is reeling from a series of geologically-triggered disasters. While it was still assessing the fallout from August's deadly Lombok earthquake, a major ...

It's just a drill - for those in Kodiak, Thursday's tsunami warning siren is to test the system - KTUU.com

Thu, 19 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
It's just a drill - for those in Kodiak, Thursday's tsunami warning siren is to test the system  KTUU.com

Residents in Kodiak will experience the loud blaring sound of the tsunami warning siren; but don't worry - it's just a drill.