Migrating low-frequency tremors observed at shallow subduction interface

July 1, 2015

A University of Tokyo research group has discovered slow-moving low-frequency tremors which occur at the shallow subduction plate…
Nothing escapes The Global Ear: Nuclear tests, volcanoes, earthquakes or meteors

June 18, 2015

From earthquakes in Nepal to volcanic eruptions in Chile, from meteors crashing to Earth to the songs of…
LLNL’s role in underground explosives tests will help nation’s detection capabilities

June 15, 2015

A Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) team played a leading role in fielding the recent Source Physics Experiment…
Researchers use seismic signals to track above-ground explosions

May 22, 2015

Lawrence Livermore researchers have determined that a tunnel bomb explosion by Syrian rebels was less than 60 tons…
A simple siphon could help mitigate damage from future earthquakes in Nepal

May 11, 2015

Damage from future earthquakes in Nepal and other nations in the Himalayas could be partly mitigated by a…
Earthquakes expose limits of scientific predictions

May 9, 2015

In 2012, six Italian seismologists were sent to prison because they failed to predict the 2009 L’Aquila 6.3…
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