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The Giant, Underestimated Earthquake Threat to North America

Interesting article from Discover Magazine. The enormous fault off 
the coast of the Pacific Northwest has been silent for three centuries. But after years of detective work, geologists have 
discovered that it can unleash mayhem on 
an epic scale. Just over one year ago, a magnitude-9 earthquake hit the Tohoku region of northeastern Japan, triggering […]

Undersea Volcano Threatens Italy, Says Scientist

Europe’s largest undersea volcano could disintegrate and unleash a tsunami that would engulf southern Italy “at any time,” a prominent vulcanologist warned in an interview published Monday.The Marsili volcano, which is bursting with magma, has “fragile walls” that could collapse, Enzo Boschi told the leading daily Corriere della Sera.”It could even happen tomorrow,” said Boschi, […]

Chilean Earthquake Hints At Dangers of Big One for USA

One of the really “Big Ones” to shake the United States was a magnitude-9.0 earthquake along the Pacific Northwest coast more than 300 years ago, before the arrival of huge numbers of people and development, that sent a catastrophic tsunami to Japan. Were something like that 1700 quake to occur today — and it certainly […]

8.8 Earthquake Rocks Chile, Tsunami Alert Issued

A huge 8.8-magnitude earthquake rocked Chile early on Saturday killing at least 78 people, toppling buildings and triggering a tsunami threatening the Pacific rim of fire, officials said.The massive quake plunged much of the Chilean capital, Santiago, into darkness as it snapped power lines and severed communications. AFP journalists spoke of walls and masonry collapsing […]

Most Dangerous US Earthquake Hot Spots Beyond California

The biggest earthquakes in the country are not in California. A much greater hazard, at least in terms of sheer magnitude, exists to the north of the San Andreas Fault where the ocean crust is being forced beneath the North American continent. Known as the Cascadia Subduction Zone, this 680-mile long stretch of colliding land […]

Tsunami Threat Looms Over Pacific Northwest

The Pacific Northwest needs to brace itself for a massive tsunami that will likely destroy homes, hurl cars against buildings, and threaten the lives of tens of thousands of people, experts say. The northwest is due for a big earthquake-generated tsunami, just like the waves that slammed Samoa last month and the Indian Ocean in […]

Tsunami Strikes American Samoa After 8.3-Magnitude Quake

A tsunami swept into Pago Pago, American Samoa, shortly after an earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 8.3 erupted in the area. There were no immediate reports of injuries or structural damage Tuesday. Fili Sagapolutele, who works at the Samoa News, says the water flowed inland about 100 yards before receding, leaving some cars stuck […]

LA Beach Signs Warn of Tsunami Threat

Like many Californians who put down roots in earthquake country, Robin Rudisill knows the “Big One” could strike without warning. Yet from her Venice beachfront duplex, Rudisill worries about a different massive blow from Mother Nature — a tsunami. Her 1950s-era home — with its cool ocean breeze and golden sunsets — sits smack in […]