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3 hrs ago | Stars and Stripes

US Army-Bangladesh exercise hones earthquake disaster response

Col. Mohammad Tawhid-Ul-Islam of the Bangladesh Armed Forces Division delivers a presentation on the Dhaka City Earthquake Contingency Response Plan on Monday, Aug. 18, 2014, the opening day of the Pacific Resilience Disaster Relief Exercise and Exchange in Dhaka, Bangladesh.

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Related Topix: Bangladesh, World News, Asia, Natural Disasters, US Military, US Army,

6 hrs ago | ABC News

Watching for catastrophic seismic waves at the Joint Australian Tsunami Warning Centre

A wall of bright blue computer screens at the Joint Australian Tsunami Warning Centre provides a vivid demonstration of the shaky ground we stand on and the way in which the earth can move in highly unpredictable ways.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Tsunami, Asian Tsunami Disaster

10 hrs ago | NorCalBlogs

Bar arbunga volcano getting ready to blow? 1000 Earthquakes felt as ...

Around 1.000 small earthquakes were detected in the BA rA arbunga region from midnight until Tuesday evening 19th August at 20:00.

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Related Topix: Volcanic Eruption, Natural Disasters

14 hrs ago | KXAN-TV Austin

A 4.2-magnitude earthquake struck China's Yunnan Province Thursday.

A 4.2-magnitude earthquake struck China's Yunnan Province Thursday. The earthquake happened around noon local time and sent neighbors running out into the streets.

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15 hrs ago | The Times of India

Earthquake hits Himachal Pradesh, tremors felt in Delhi

NEW DELHI: Tremors were felt here on Thursday afternoon after a moderate earthquake hit Himachal Pradesh, an official said.

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19 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

Earthquake: 4.1 quake strikes near Ridgemark, Calif.

A shallow magnitude 4.1 earthquake was reported Wednesday evening 21 miles from Ridgemark, Calif., according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Ridgemark, CA, US Geological Survey, Technical Services, Geology, Science, Hollister, CA, Soledad, CA

Wed Aug 20, 2014

CNN

Iceland's Bardarbunga volcano rumbles, could threaten air travel

In 2010, an Icelandic volcano with an unpronounceable name spewed an ash cloud into the skies that disrupted travel for millions of passengers and cost airlines a small fortune.

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Related Topix: Volcanic Eruption, Natural Disasters, Travel

Gawker

Earthquake Threat in Yellowstone Region Bigger Than First Thought

In a new report that's sure to eventually set your Facebook feed all aflutter with fresh volcanically-charged paranoia, scientists say that the risk for damaging earthquakes in the Yellowstone region is greater than originally thought.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Geology, Science, University of Utah

Iceland Review

What Does an Earthquake Sound Like?

What do earthquakes and music have in common? A lot, says musician HalldA3r EldjA rn.

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ThinkProgress

Oklahoma Gets Hit With 20 Earthquakes In One Day

In this Nov, 6, 2011 photo, Chad Devereaux examines bricks that fell from three sides of his in-laws home in Sparks, Okla., following two earthquakes that hit the area in less than 24 hours.

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Related Topix: Oklahoma, Sparks, OK, Geology, Science, US Geological Survey, Technical Services, Natural Disasters

New York Daily News

VIDEO: Okla. news anchors freak during earthquake

"Earthquake, we just - wait, it's still going," Sutton told viewers, as the 4.3-magnitude quake hit Guthrie at 7:41 a.m. Tuesday morning.

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Iceland Review

3D Graph of Earthquake Activity under Bar arbunga Volcano

Twenty-four-year-old Icelandic programmer Baering Gunnar Stein orsson at CCP has set up a webpage showing the seismic activity under the Bar arbunga volcano, located under Vatnajokull glacier, in 3D.

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Sofia News Agency

Minor 2.9-Magnitude Earthquake Registered West of Bulgaria's Smolyan

A minor earthquake measuring 2.9 on the Richter scale was registered in Bulgaria, according to reports of the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre .

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Bangkok Post

Minor earthquake in Chiang Rai

A minor earthquake measuring 3.1 on the Richter scale was recorded in Mae Lao district of Chiang Rai province in the North at 8.36am on Wednesday, the Seismology Office of the Meteorological Department reported.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

KOCO-TV Oklahoma City

Earthquake caught on video

A LOOK AT WHAT'S HAPPENING BELOW OUR FEET. THIS SEISMOGRAPH WOULD SHOW ANY EARTHQUAKE HAPPENING IN OUR AREA... AND IT WAS PLENTY BUSY THIS MORNING.

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Daily Mail

The hilarious moment two news anchors freak out during an earthquake on live television

Frought on camera! Two news anchors lose their cool as earthquake shakes their studio while they're live on air Co-anchors Lacey Lett and Emily Sutton were on air at 7:41am when the KAUT studio began to shake KAUT co-hosts Lacey Lett and Emily Sutton were talking about healthy food options about 7:41am when the studio began to shake.

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KATU-TV Portland

Oregon Senate president wants money to earthquake-proof schools

Oregon Senate President Peter Courtney on Tuesday called for the state to take on $200 million in debt to help prepare school buildings for a devastating earthquake that scientists say could come at any time.

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The Press On-Line

Videos to cheer up quake-weary Cantabrians

Videos featuring The Court Theatre Jesters are aiming to wrest reluctant chuckles from Christchurch residents dealing with post-earthquake stresses.

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The Jackson Sun

Thousands of intense earthquakes rock IcelandThousands of intense...

Thousands of small intense earthquakes are rocking Iceland amid concerns that one of the country's volcanoes may be close to erupting.

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NewsOn6 Tulsa

Earthquake Shakes Central OK Residents Awake

According to the U.S. Geological Survey , a 4.2 magnitude earthquake was recorded at 7:41 a.m. Its epicenter was located four miles south, southwest of Guthrie, 11 miles north of Edmond, and 24 miles north of Oklahoma City.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, US Geological Survey, Technical Services, Geology, Science, Guthrie, OK, Edmond, OK

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