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Sep 17, 2015 08:40 AM ET // AFP
A massive 8.3-magnitude earthquake struck off the central coast of Chile on Wednesday, sparking warnings that tsunami waves could reach as far as Japan.
Sep 14, 2015 12:30 PM ET // AFP
Japan's crippled Fukushima nuclear plant Monday began releasing previously contaminated water into the sea.
Jun 26, 2015 07:00 AM ET // Renee Morad
Big simulators are playing a major role in the rapid development of research and technology that saves lives.
May 29, 2015 11:00 AM ET // Larry O'Hanlon
There are some under-appreciated, San Andreas-like faults off Los Angeles that could unleash large quakes and tsunamis. But it's nothing like Hollywood's version.
Jan 6, 2015 07:45 PM ET // AFP
Years of steady, quiet pressure on a plate boundary beneath the Pacific ocean resulted in the devastating 9.0-magnitude earthquake.
Jul 11, 2014 05:15 PM ET // AFP
The Japan Meteorological Agency said a local tsunami of up to one metre (3.3 feet) could impact the Pacific coastline after the quake.
Jun 23, 2014 06:30 PM ET // AFP
An 8.0-magnitude earthquake strikes off the coast of Alaska prompting a local tsunami warning.
Apr 1, 2014 11:05 AM ET // Katherine Tweed, IEEE Spectrum
A floating, no-emissions car sounds cool, but how would it actually fare in a large-scale disaster?
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