quakes

Quakes reveal deep secrets beneath East Asia

Using 3D supercomputer simulations of earthquake data, scientists have found hidden rock structures deep under East Asia.

May 15, 2015, 14:25 PM IST

Smartphones to warn you of earthquake

Smartphones can function as early warning systems for large earthquakes, says a study.

Apr 12, 2015, 16:10 PM IST

Quakes hit Jammu and Kashmir's Bhaderwah hills

Mild tremors in quick succession jolted Bhaderwah belt of Doda district in Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday night.

Sep 17, 2014, 23:34 PM IST

Quakes have a great impact on health

Quakes have a bigger impact on health than other disasters such as floods and hurricanes.

Nov 04, 2011, 22:28 PM IST

Mineral quartz helps in predicting quakes, volcano eruptions

The mineral quartz could help scientists predict earthquake tremors and volcanic eruptions.

Mar 18, 2011, 15:28 PM IST

‘DMRC structures can stand quakes upto 7.5 on Richter scale’

The Delhi Metro has designed its structure to stand earthquakes upto 7.5 on Richter scale and has installed a censor to send alarm to train operators in case of tremor of specific magnitude, its spokesman said on Tuesday.

Mar 15, 2011, 20:50 PM IST

Sensors to detect tsunamis, quakes

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

Mar 12, 2011, 19:01 PM IST

Moderate quakes hit Bolivia, Costa Rica: USGS

Moderate earthquakes shook
Bolivia early today, US seismologists said, although there
were no immediate reports of casualties or damage.

Jan 23, 2010, 20:27 PM IST