5 Interesting Facts To Understand Faults And Earthquakes Easily

http://news.nationalgeographic.com/content/dam/news/2016/08/24/italy_earthquake/01-italy-earthquake.jpg Behind the destruction of massive earthquakes that happened in the history, there is a truthful reality that those who died could have been saved. Believe it or not, there are important facts that only few people already know about fault lines and earthquakes. With that, let me discuss some interesting facts for you to… Continue reading 5 Interesting Facts To Understand Faults And Earthquakes Easily

Differentiating Storm Surge from Tsunami

Storm surges and tsunamis are natural calamities that both occur in the bodies of water that result in flooding that can lead to the loss of lives and causing extensive damages. These two is both classified as long gravity waves including the ocean tides. Long gravity waves are the only waves that can climb lands.… Continue reading Differentiating Storm Surge from Tsunami

EARTHSHAKE

https://www.google.com.ph/url?sa=i&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=images&cd=&cad=rja&uact=8&ved=0ahUKEwiE-Lq2x77RAhUGFpQKHbgGDO0QjRwIBw&url=http%3A%2F%2Fanswersafrica.com%2Fearthquake-everything-you-must-know-about-this-catastrophic-natural-disaster.html&psig=AFQjCNHB6ZgcSkjwe_TQoh3m_FsKcrCtww&ust=1484377500322166 EARTHQUAKE. One of the most dangerous disaster in this world. A kind of disaster that is unpredictable. Many can be victimized by this because no machine as of today can detect the upcoming earthquake. What do people know about earthquake? Are people really prepared when an earthquake occurs despite of the modern times now?… Continue reading EARTHSHAKE

Safety before, during and after earthquake.

WHAT IS EARTHQUAKE? Earthquakes are sudden rolling or shaking events caused by movement under the earth’s surface. Earthquakes happen along cracks in the earth’s surface, called fault lines, and can be felt over large areas, although they usually last less than one minute. Earthquakes cannot be predicted — although scientists are working on it. (Photo… Continue reading Safety before, during and after earthquake.

Top 5 Tsunamis in History

Tsunamis are destructive sea waves which comes from different height that are caused by movement of tectonic plates under the ocean floor, volcanic eruptions, or even landslides. In human history, there are hundreds or probably thousands of recorded tsunamis around the world. There are notable ones because of its destructive power and number of casualties.… Continue reading Top 5 Tsunamis in History

The Shocks of Earthquake

But first, what is an Earthquake? Earthquakes are usually caused when rock underground suddenly breaks along a fault. This sudden release of energy causes the seismic waves that make the ground shake. When two blocks of rock or two plates are rubbing against each other, they stick a little. The rocks are still pushing against… Continue reading The Shocks of Earthquake