Posts Tagged ‘earthquake’

Earth Update – September

Wednesday, September 12th, 2012
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This month we looked at a coronal mass ejection, the hottest July on record, Hurricane Isaac and the recent Costa Rican earthquake—all from space.

Japanese Heroes

Tuesday, March 22nd, 2011
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The workers at the Fukushima plant are risking their own lives saving others.

Japan’s Nuclear Aftermath

Monday, March 14th, 2011
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Reporting on the latest news surrounding Japan’s Fukushima Nuclear Power Plant.

Japanese Earthquake & Tsunami

Friday, March 11th, 2011
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Science Today gives you the headlines on the latest disaster.

Earth Update, March 2011

Friday, March 4th, 2011
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Welcome to our monthly Earth Update; hand-picked stories of our beloved planet from the visualization team here at the Academy.

More Chilean Earthquakes?

Thursday, February 3rd, 2011
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The 2010 earthquake in Chile may not have decreased, but actually increased, the likeliness of a new, large earthquake.

Science in 2010

Thursday, December 30th, 2010
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2010 was a roller coaster year for science news—think exoplanets, synthetic-life, arsenic-eating bacteria (or not!), earthquakes, volcanoes and of course, the Gulf oil spill.

Science Behind Haiti Quake

Wednesday, October 20th, 2010
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Nine months later and scientists are beginning to understand the intensity of the Haitian Earthquake.

Earthquake Doctors

Saturday, June 26th, 2010
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Local doctors have recently returned from Haiti where the disaster continues.

Toads’ Seismic Sensitivity

Wednesday, March 31st, 2010
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A new study finds that common toads can detect impending seismic activity.

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