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Earthquake Information from the USGS - Earthquake Hazards Program 
 
earthquake.usgs.gov
USGS Earthquake Hazards Program, responsible for monitoring, reporting, and researching earthquakes and earthquake hazards    
 
 
Earthquake - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia 
 
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Earthquake
An earthquake (also known as a quake, tremor or temblor) is the result of a sudden release of energy in the Earth's crust that creates seismic waves. The seismicity, seismism or seismic activity of an area refers to the frequency, type and size of earthquakes experienced over a period of time ...    
 
 
Earthquakes - Environment Facts, Environment Science, Global ... 
 
environment.nationalgeographic.com/environment/natural...
Earthquakes, also called temblors, can be so tremendously destructive, it’s hard to imagine they occur by the thousands every day around the world, usually in the form of small tremors.  
 
 
 
Earthquakes | Ready.gov 
 
www.ready.gov/earthquake
Know the Terms. Familiarize yourself with these terms to help identify an earthquake hazard: Aftershock - An earthquake of similar or lesser intensity that follows the main earthquake.    
 
 
Earthquakes - USGS Earthquake Hazard Program 
 
earthquake.usgs.gov/earthquakes
USGS Earthquake Hazards Program, responsible for monitoring, reporting, and researching earthquakes and earthquake hazards  
 
 
 
Shifting and Sliding - Plate Tectonics 
 
www.thetech.org/exhibits/online/quakes/plates/tectonics.html...
Shifting and Sliding. Along the boundary separating any two plates, the relative motion between the plates can be classified into one of 3 categories:  
 
 
 
Earthquakes Today | Earthquake Today 
 
earthquakestoday.info
Provides maps and details of the latest earthquakes worldwide. Also provides video reports and news headlines about the more significant earthquakes.    
 
 
USGS: Science Topics: earthquakes - Welcome to the USGS - U.S ... 
 
www.usgs.gov/science/science.php?term=304
Earthquake Hazards Program Information on earthquake activity, earthquake science, and earthquake hazard reduction with links to news reports, products and services, educational resources for teachers, glossary, and current U.S. earthquake activity map.  
 
 
 
World Earthquakes Live, Earthquake Breaking News, Earthquake ... 
 
www.world-earthquakes.com
Latest earthquakes in the world, earthquake breaking news, earthquake forecasting and statistics.    
 
 
Earthquakes 2015 - News & Articles About Earthquakes 
 
www.livescience.com/topics/earthquakes
Read the latest news and articles about earthquakes. Earthquakes are the result of plate tectonics, or shifting plates in the crust of Earth.  
 
 
 
Earthquakes: magnitude, deaths, frequency, size 
 
www.infoplease.com/ipa/A0001767.html
Find information about the largest earthquakes on record, recent earthquakes, magnitude and frequency of earthquakes, and deaths from earthquakes worldwide each year.  
 
 
 
Recent Earthquakes in California and Nevada - Index Map 
 
scedc.caltech.edu/recent/index.html
Home: Relative2Me - Which earthquakes happened near you? REQ2 - New version of Recent Earthquakes Map that uses Google Maps Did you feel it? - click    
 
 
Latest earthquakes world-wide today - complete worldwide list ... 
 
www.volcanodiscovery.com/earthquakes/today.html
Latest earthquakes world-wide today - complete worldwide list and information/ VolcanoDiscovery. ... Maintaining the volcano and earthquake news sections on this website, the free Volcano Webcams tool and interactive map widget is a free-time, ...  
 
 
 
How Earthquakes Work - HowStuffWorks 
 
science.howstuffworks.com/nature/natural-disasters/...
Earthquakes shake our world every 11 seconds. Find out what causes earthquakes, how fault lines work and learn how earthquakes are monitored.  
 
 
 
SCEC Recent Earthquakes - Southern California Earthquake Center 
 
www.scec.org/earthquakes/index.html
Worldwide Earthquake Information (including other U.S. states) USGS Worldwide Earthquake Information by Region (Clickable world map for recent earthquakes by region)  
 
 
 
earthquake - Earthquakes | Define Earthquakes at Dictionary.com 
 
dictionary.reference.com/browse/earthquakes?s=t
Graduate-advising disasters are the typhoons, earthquakes, and volcanic eruptions of the academic planet. Which leads me to the well-known idea that animals can predict earthquakes.  
 
 
 
Earthquakes - General Interest Publication 
 
pubs.usgs.gov/gip/earthq1
Text Only Version. Please note this was last reprinted in 1995. For more up-to-date information on earthquake science, please see the Earthquake Hazards Program website    
 
 
Earthquake - Simple English Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia 
 
simple.wikipedia.org/wiki/Earthquake
An earthquake (also known as a quake, or tremor) is a violent movement of the rocks in the Earth's crust. Earthquakes are usually quite brief, but may repeat over a long period of time.  
 
 
 
Earthquakes - U.S. SAR Task Force Main Page 
 
www.ussartf.org/earthquakes.htm
Earthquakes . One of the most frightening and destructive phenomena of nature is a severe earthquake and its terrible after effects. An earthquake is a sudden movement of the Earth, caused by the abrupt release of strain that has accumulated over a long time.  
 
 
 
Recent Earthquakes - Caltech Seismological Laboratory 
 
www.seismolab.caltech.edu/earthquakes.html
Earthquakes in California and Nevada Southern California Earthquake Data Center (SCE Data Center) Recent Earthquakes; Monthly Commentaries on So. Cal seismicity  
 
 
 
Earthquakes 101 - Video -- Video Home -- National Geographic 
 
video.nationalgeographic.com/video/101-videos/earthquake-101...
April 18th, 1906. California’s San Andreas fault snaps, shaking San Francisco for nearly sixty terrifying seconds. When the trembling stops, the disaster is only beginning.  
 
 
 
Latest Earthquakes in the world - earthquakes 2015 
 
www.emsc-csem.org/Earthquake/?filter=no&view=1
Latest Earthquakes in the world. World earthquake list. Earthquake information. earthquakes today - recent and latest earthquakes, earthquake map and earthquake information. Earthquake information for europe. EMSC (European Mediterranean Seismological Centre) provides real time earthquake ...  
 
 
 
Earthquakes - News - Science - The New York Times 
 
topics.nytimes.com/top/news/science/topics/earthquakes
News about earthquakes. Commentary and archival information about earthquakes from The New York Times.  
 
 
 
Earthquakes | Scholastic.com 
 
www.scholastic.com/teachers/article/earthquakes
When people think of earthquakes, they often picture the ground cracking open, roads and bridges buckling and breaking apart, buildings collapsing, and people being injured or killed.  
 
 
 
earthquake | geology | Encyclopedia Britannica 
 
www.britannica.com/EBchecked/topic/176199
Little was understood about earthquakes until the emergence of seismology at the beginning of the 20th century. Seismology, which involves the scientific study of all aspects of earthquakes, has yielded answers to such long-standing questions as why and how earthquakes occur.  
 
 
 
Earthquakes News -- ScienceDaily 
 
www.sciencedaily.com/news/earth_climate/earthquakes
Earthquake News. Early detection, historic earthquakes, earthquake measurement, smart building methods and more in our earthquake research news.  
 
 
 
BrainPOP | Science | Learn about Earthquakes 
 
https://www.brainpop.com/science/earthsystem/earthquakes
Earthquakes. Did you feel that? Earthquakes can be so small that you can barely feel them — or they can be so strong that they topple buildings.  
 
 
 
Earthquakes - OpenLearn - Open University - S103_2 
 
www.open.edu/.../geology/earthquakes/content-section-0
Earthquakes Introduction. Earthquakes shake the ground surface, can cause buildings to collapse, disrupt transport and services, and can cause fires.  
 
 
 
Earthquakes - Home | Caltech 
 
www.caltech.edu/content/earthquakes
Super-Earths: Their demise cleared the way for the formation of planets like home sweet Earth. ow.ly/KHnGS 23 Mar @Caltech  
 
 
 
Earthquake Articles, News and Information | Geology.com 
 
geology.com/earthquakes
Japan Earthquake The Japan Earthquake shifted Earth\'s mass resulting in a shorter day. Earthquake Lessons Earthquake Lessons K-12 resources for teaching about earthquakes.    
 
 
San Jose Earthquakes 
 
www.sjearthquakes.com
Official team site with news, ticket sales, photo gallery and merchandise.    
 
 
Earthquakes: MedlinePlus - National Library of Medicine ... 
 
www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/earthquakes.html
An earthquake happens when two blocks of the earth suddenly slip past one another. Earthquakes strike suddenly, violently, and without warning at any time of the day or night.  
 
 
 
Earthquakes : Discovery News 
 
news.discovery.com/earth/tags/earthquakes.htm
These Earthquakes articles are full of useful information. Visit Earth now to learn all about Earthquakes.  
 
 
 
Oklahoma Earthquakes - NewsOK.com 
 
newsok.com/earthquakes
Oklahoma is becoming a hotbed for earthquakes, and this special coverage page maps out every earthquake that happens in Oklahoma.    
 
 
San Jose Earthquakes - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia 
 
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/San_Jose_Earthquakes
The San Jose Earthquakes are an American professional soccer team based in San Jose, California, that participate in Major League Soccer (MLS). The team is one of the ten charter members of MLS which competed in the league's first season in 1996 (originally as the San Jose Clash) and ...  
 
 
 
OEM - NYC Hazards - Earthquakes - Welcome to NYC.gov | City ... 
 
www.nyc.gov/html/oem/html/hazards/earthquakes.shtml
An earthquake is a sudden, rapid shaking of the ground caused when two blocks of earth slip past each other beneath the surface. Although earthquakes are uncommon in New York City, tremors occasionally occur and residents should be prepared.  
 
 
 
Earthquakes - California Department of Conservation - Home 
 
www.consrv.ca.gov/cgs/geologic_hazards/earthquakes/Pages/......
The California Geological Survey studies earthquakes to help Californians plan and build earthquake resistant communities. We record the strong ground motion from earthquakes, study the distribution of historic earthquakes and evaluate faults that are the source of earthquakes.  
 
 
 
Earthquakes - Emergency Preparedness and Response|CDC 
 
www.bt.cdc.gov/disasters/earthquakes
Surviving an earthquake and reducing its health impact requires preparation, planning, and practice. Far in advance, you can gather emergency supplies, identify and reduce possible hazards in your home, and practice what to do during and after an earthquake.  
 
 
 
Earthquakes , Patterns and Predictions | WIRED 
 
www.wired.com/2013/05/earthquakes-patterns-and-predictions
Erik Klemetti Science 05.30.13; 9:20 am; Earthquakes, Patterns and Predictions Collapse portion of the Bay Bridge, brought down by the 1989 Loma Prieta earthquake.  
 
 
 
Earthquakes - Indiana Geological Survey 
 
igs.indiana.edu/Earthquakes
The Indiana Geological Survey: The resource for geological information in the state of Indiana.    
 
 
Earthquakes | Natural Disasters | US EPA 
 
www.epa.gov/naturalevents/earthquakes.html
During an earthquake . Be aware that some earthquakes are actually foreshocks and a larger earthquake might occur. Earthquakes in coastal areas can cause a tsunami.  
 
 
 
Earthquakes in Washington - Department of Natural Resources 
 
www.dnr.wa.gov/researchscience/topics/.../earthquakes.aspx
More than 1,000 earthquakes occur in the state annually. Washington has a record of at least 20 damaging earthquakes during the past 125 years.  
 
 
 
Earthquakes - National Fire Protection Association 
 
www.nfpa.org/.../natural-disasters/earthquakes
Each year 12,000-14,000 earthquakes are reported; that's an average of 35 earthquakes a day. Forty-five states and U.S. territories are at moderate to high risk for earthquakes - these states are located in every region of the country.  
 
 
 
Earthquakes open new stadium with win over Chicago - Yahoo Sports 
 
sports.yahoo.com/news/earthquakes-open-stadium-win-over...
From Yahoo Sports: (Reuters) - The San Jose Earthquakes became the latest team in Major League Soccer to move into their own purpose-built venue and they celebrated the opening game at the Avaya stadium on Sunday with a 2-1 win over the Chicago Fire. A capacity crowd of 18,000 only ...  
 
 
 
Earthquakes : Pictures, Videos, Breaking News 
 
www.huffingtonpost.com/news/earthquake
Big News on Earthquakes. Includes blogs, news, and community conversations about Earthquakes.  
 
 
 
What Is an Earthquake? - Windows to the Universe 
 
www.windows2universe.org/earth/geology/quake_1.html
This diagram shows an earthquake along a fault. The focus of the earthquake is where the energy is released underground. ... Earthquakes happen as large blocks of the Earth’s crust move suddenly past one another because of the force of plate tectonics.  
 
 
 
EarthScope ANF Website :: Recent earthquakes 
 
anf.ucsd.edu/recenteqs
Recent Events. A seismic event is typically an earthquake, however, mine blasts and other naturally occurring phenomenon can have a similar signal to our sensors.    
 
 
Earthquake - Emergency Management | seattle.gov 
 
www.seattle.gov/emergency-management/what-if/hazards/...
Key Points. Earthquakes are the most serious hazard facing Seattle. Unlike other potentially catastrophic hazards, Seattle has had and will experience powerful earthquakes.  
 
 
 
What are Earthquakes? (with pictures) - wiseGEEK: clear ... 
 
www.wisegeek.org/what-are-earthquakes.htm
Earthquakes are tremors in the Earth's crust caused by movements below its surface. The intensity of earthquakes is determined by...  
 
 
 
National Geographic: Eye in the Sky--Earthquakes 
 
www.nationalgeographic.com/eye/earthquakes/earthquakes...
National Geographic photography, information, and video clips on earthquakes, tectonic plate activity, predictions, and natural disasters.  
 
 
 


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