What made Japan`s Tsunami worse

Tsunami created by undersea earthquakes can be made much larger by the “pop-up” movement of large amounts of residue, a new study has suggested.

Scientists had expected Indonesia quake

Scientists had been expecting Wednesday`s great earthquake off Sumatra but it occurred a little sooner, according to Arun Bapat, an Indian seismologist in Pune.

Earthquake prediction still stymies scientists

The East Coast quake surprised some scientists who spend their careers trying to untangle the mysteries of sudden ground shifts.

Moderate quake jolts Taiwan

A 5.2-magnitude earthquake rocked
southern Taiwan on Monday, the island`s Seismology Centre said,
but there were no immediate reports of damage or casualties.