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Communicating tsunami evacuations effectively

An effective communication approach incorporating computer simulations could help people find practical means to evacuate in the event of a tsunami. The extent of damage...

CRUST adds new layer of defense against earthquakes, tsunamis

The first computer model to simulate the whole chain of events triggered by offshore mega subduction earthquakes could reduce losses to life and property...

Improving defence against earthquakes and tsunamis

A pioneering new computer model has been developed to simulate the whole chain of hazard events triggered by offshore mega subduction earthquakes, by a...

Researcher proposes novel mechanism to stop tsunamis in their tracks

Devastating tsunamis could be halted before hitting the Earth's shoreline by firing deep-ocean sound waves at the oncoming mass of water, new research has...

High rates of PTSD and other mental health problems after great...

The devastating 2011 earthquake, tsunami, and resulting nuclear disaster in Japan had a high mental health impact -- with some effects persisting several years...

Study Models Tsunami Risk for Florida and Cuba

While the Caribbean is not thought to be at risk for tsunamis, a new study by researchers at the University of Miami (UM) Rosenstiel...

Tsunami hits Japan after strong Earthquake

A powerful earthquake rocked northern Japan early on Tuesday "Nov 22, 2016", briefly disrupting cooling functions at a nuclear plant and generating a small...

Tsunami hits Japan after strong quake

A powerful earthquake rocked northern Japan early on Tuesday, briefly disrupting cooling functions at a nuclear plant and generating a small tsunami that hit...

Study Seeks to Make Tsunamis Safer

When an earthquake strikes a coastal area, it may just be the beginning of problems for nearby residents who must then seek higher ground...

Top 10 Worst Tsunamis

Sumatra, Indonesia - 26 December 2004 The 9.1 magnitude earthquake off the coast of Sumatra was estimated to occur at a depth of 30 km....

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