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How did Chile survive 8.4 earthquake?

On September 25, 2015 By

The strongest earthquake in the world this year caused a 4.5m tsunami; yet claimed the lives of 13 people – many fewer than normally expected by such […]

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An estimated 10,000 people are thought  to have died in a massive earthquake which hit Nepal on Saturday.

Dozens of people are also reported to have […]

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During the last week two giant oarfish have washed up on the Californian shore. Measuring 18 feet and 15 feet long scientists believe that the fish where killed […]

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A tsunami warning is in place for all countries around the Indian Ocean after an earthquake rated at 8.6.  Aftershocks over 8 magnitude continue to rock the area.

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At least 12 people have died after a strong earthquake hit the Philippine Island of Negros.  Other reports state that the death toll may be 43 do;;owing a landslide caused […]

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An earthquake in eastern Turkey has killed at least seven people and left dozens more trapped under the rubble of two hotels, a school and other buildings. Read […]

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UNDP report states that over half of the world’s largest cities face the danger of a nearby earthquake magnitude 7.0 or above.

The horror of what happened in […]

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A 6.7 magnitude earthquake has strucknear a major town in PNG.

There are no immediate reports of casualties.  Papua New Guinea forms part of the ‘Pacific Ring of […]

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