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Internet at bottom of ocean to detect tsunamis

Last Updated: Tuesday, October 15, 2013, 15:39

Internet goes underwater! Scientists are developing a system of sensors to conquer the internet`s final frontier: the deep sea.

Key factor that causes some tsunamis to be more devastating found

Last Updated: Wednesday, June 26, 2013, 12:48

Researchers have identified a key component in some earthquakes that cause some tsunamis to be larger and more devastating than previous models had forecast.

Makran subduction zone in Arabian Sea most prone to quakes, tsunamis: Study

Last Updated: Tuesday, May 14, 2013, 13:02

The Arabian Sea at the Makran subduction zone is more prone to earthquakes and tsunami hazards than scientists had predicted earlier, a recent research has revealed.

Sea floor earthquake zones can magnify tsunamis beyond what was thought possible

Last Updated: Saturday, March 09, 2013, 09:38

The earthquake zones off of certain coasts-like those of Japan and Java-make them especially vulnerable to tsunamis, a new study has revealed.

Scientists develop tool to predict tsunamis, landslides

Last Updated: Monday, April 18, 2011, 14:36

Landslide probabilities can be predicted by establishing rainstorm threshold totals for any area on the globe.

Sensors to detect tsunamis, quakes

Last Updated: Saturday, March 12, 2011, 19:01

The Comprehensive Nuclear Test-Ban Treaty Organization monitoring centre in Vienna, Austria, spotted Japanese quake.

Tsunamis in the past 10 years

Last Updated: Friday, March 11, 2011, 21:12

A massive earthquake measuring 8.9 magnitude on the Richter scale hit Japan on Friday.

Haitian quake triggered tsunamis: Scientists

Last Updated: Monday, October 11, 2010, 10:48

The January 12 quake was in tectonic terms a surprisingly complex affair, according to new research.

Mega quake also set off swarm of unusual tsunamis in Haiti

Last Updated: Wednesday, February 24, 2010, 14:04

Scientists have determined that the devastating January 12 earthquake in Haiti also set off a swarm of unusual tsunamis, which killed three and destroyed several homes.