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Nutritional considerations for healthy aging, reduction in age-related chronic disease
SCIENCE DAILY Improving dietary resilience and better integration of nutrition in the health care system can promote healthy aging and may significantly reduce the financial and societal burden of the... 5 hours
Strong quake hits Solomons; some damage but no tsunami
PHYS.ORG A powerful magnitude 7.9 earthquake struck deep under Papua New Guinea on Sunday, causing damage and blackouts but no tsunami hours after the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center issued an alert... 2 days
[In Depth] Expedition probes ocean trench's deepest secrets
Science Magazine The Mariana Trench, a scythe-shaped cleft in the western Pacific sea floor, plunges nearly 11 kilometers—deeper than any other place in the oceans. The trench marks a subduction zone, where one slab... 2 weeks
Powerful undersea quake hits south Philippines, no damage
PHYS.ORG A powerful earthquake with a magnitude of 7.2 struck under the Celebes Sea off the southern Philippines on Tuesday but was far too deep to cause any damage and casualties or generate... 2 weeks
Study finds high mental health impact after Great East Japan Earthquake
NEWS MEDICAL The devastating 2011 earthquake, tsunami, and resulting nuclear disaster in Japan had a high mental health impact—with some effects persisting several years later, according to a... 2 weeks
Study reveals high mental health impact after Great East Japan Earthquake
NEWS MEDICAL The devastating 2011 earthquake, tsunami, and resulting nuclear disaster in Japan had a high mental health impact—with some effects persisting several years later, according to a... 2 weeks
High rates of PTSD and other mental health problems after great east Japan earthquake
SCIENCE DAILY The devastating 2011 earthquake, tsunami, and resulting nuclear disaster in Japan had a high mental health impact -- with some... 2 weeks
If an Asteroid Hits the Ocean, Does It Make a Tsunami? (Probably Not)
SPACE.COM A complex computer simulation has modeled the impact of an asteroid in the ocean and the results may surprise you. 1 month
If an Asteroid Hits the Ocean, Does It Make a Tsunami? (Probably Not)
LIVE SCIENCE A complex computer simulation has modeled the impact of an asteroid in the ocean and the results may surprise you. 1 month
Papua New Guinea quake causes small tsunami, no damage
PHYS.ORG A powerful earthquake struck off the coast of Papua New Guinea on Saturday, generating a small tsunami and knocking out power in parts of the Pacific island nation. There were... 1 month
Tsunami risk for Florida and Cuba modeled
SCIENCE DAILY While the Caribbean is not thought to be at risk for tsunamis, a new study indicates that large submarine landslides on the slopes of the Great Bahama Bank have generated tsunamis in the past... 1 month
Study models tsunami risk for Florida and Cuba
PHYS.ORG While the Caribbean is not thought to be at risk for tsunamis, a new study by researchers at the University of Miami (UM) Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science indicates that... 1 month
The sea roils and life returns: Marine biologists observe sea life after the 2011 tsunami
PHYS.ORG The tsunami of 2011 is well remembered in Japan. Some towns have recovered, while others struggle to return... 1 month
Geologists Find Largest Exposed Fault on Earth
SCI-NEWS.COM An international team of geologists from the Australian National University and Royal Holloway University of London has for the first time documented the Banda Detachment fault in eastern Indonesia and worked out how it... 2 months
Japan's latest tsunami reaction shows lessons learned from previous disasters
PHYS.ORG Parts of Japan were on tsunami alert today following a magnitude 6.9 earthquake off the east coast of the country. 2 months
Offshore quake causes tsunamis, nuclear worries in Japan
PHYS.ORG Coastal residents fled to higher ground as a powerful earthquake sent a series of moderate tsunamis toward Japan's northeastern shore Tuesday and fueled concerns about the Fukushima nuclear power plant destroyed by... 2 months
Major Earthquake Strikes off Fukushima
LIVE SCIENCE A magnitude-6.9 earthquake struck off the coast of Fukushima, Japan, today (Nov. 21), triggering a tsunami warning. 2 months
Huge quake exposes problems in how New Zealand prepares
PHYS.ORG The huge earthquake that hit New Zealand this past week, buckling roads, uplifting sections of coastline and killing two people, also exposed problems in how the country monitors its earthquake... 2 months
New Zealand Shook by 7.8-Magnitude Earthquake, Tsunamis
LIVE SCIENCE The quake's epicenter is northeast of Christchurch, but was felt as far as New Zealand's capital Wellington, located 120 miles (200km) away on the North Island. 2 months
The tsunami message from New Zealand's latest earthquake
PHYS.ORG The tsunami warnings from the latest New Zealand earthquake show how important it is for people to be prepared for such an event. 2 months
Colliding Galaxies Produce Bizarre Eye-Shaped Structure
SCI-NEWS.COM A team of astronomers from the United States, France and the UK has observed a tsunami of stars and gas that is crashing midway through the disk of the spiral galaxy IC 2163. This colossal wave... 3 months
What Triggered Tsunamis that Demolished Bronze-Age Civilization?
LIVE SCIENCE The eruption of Thera did more than blow a hole into the island and trigger tsunamis and flooding, it also set off the decline of the Minoan culture. 3 months
Galactic 'Eyelids' Show Space Gas 'Tsunami' (Photo)
SPACE.COM Look out! A "tsunami" of gas is crashing through a spiral galaxy, creating an image that bears a striking resemblance to a pair of eyelids. 3 months
Tsunami of Stars and Gas Produces Dazzling Eye-shaped Feature in Galaxy
ASTRO WATCH Astronomers using the Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (ALMA) have discovered a tsunami of stars and gas that is crashing midway through the disk of a spiral... 3 months
Tsunami of stars and gas produces dazzling eye-shaped feature in galaxy
PHYS.ORG Astronomers using the Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (ALMA) have discovered a tsunami of stars and gas that is crashing midway through the disk of a spiral... 3 months
Magnitude 6.6 earthquake shakes western Japan, no tsunami
PHYS.ORG A powerful earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 6.6 struck western Japan on Friday, toppling shelves and knocking out power to thousands of homes. There was no risk of a tsunami. 3 months
Japan, Taiwan and New Zealand collaborate on seismic hazard models
PHYS.ORG In Japan, Taiwan and New Zealand, one of the largest driving forces behind earthquakes is the active convergence of tectonic plates at rates of four to eight centimeters... 3 months
UC3M scientists use mathematical description to explain how tumors induce growth of blood vessels
NEWS MEDICAL Universidad Carlos III de Madrid has carried out a study that mathematically explains how tumors induce the growth of blood... 3 months
Earthquake series cause uplift variations at continental margins
SCIENCE DAILY A new mechanism may explain how great earthquakes with magnitudes larger than M7 are linked to coastal uplift in many regions worldwide. This has important implications for the seismic hazard and the... 3 months
Earthquake series cause uplift variations at continental margins
PHYS.ORG A new mechanism may explain how great earthquakes with magnitudes larger than M7 are linked to coastal uplift in many regions worldwide. This has important implications for the seismic hazard and the... 3 months
Humans can make rockfalls from earthquakes more dangerous
PHYS.ORG Earthquakes (including the tsunamis they generate) are Earth's most fatal natural hazard, accounting for approximately 55% of the more than 1.35 million disaster deaths in the last two decades. The US Geological... 4 months
How to prepare for a tsunami
PHYS.ORG The recent magnitude 7.1 earthquake and subsequent tsunami warning in northern New Zealand reminds us that tsunamis are unpredictable and can strike any time. 4 months
Digital forensics rescues retro video games and software
PHYS.ORG Starting in the mid-1980's, a young man named Stephen Cabrinety filled his home with video games and software. Unopened boxes were piled to the ceilings—everything from early word processing programs such as... 4 months
Earthquake off New Zealand's coast triggers minor tsunami
CBC A strong magnitude 7.1 earthquake rattled the coast of New Zealand's North Island on Friday morning, triggering a small tsunami and shaking items from shelves but not causing any major damage or... 5 months
Earthquake off New Zealand's coast prompts tsunami warning, evacuations
CBC The U.S. Geological Survey is reporting a magnitude 7.1 earthquake about 160 kilometres off the east coast of New Zealand's North Island. 5 months
Naval Ravikant on China money into Silicon Valley: This trickle could become a tsunami
TechCrunch  AngelList, the online platform that matches startups with early-stage investors, has grown by leaps and bounds since its 2010 founding — and so... 5 months
Seawalls, forests show mixed effectiveness at reducing deaths, damage from tsunami
SCIENCE DAILY The Pacific coast of the Tohoku region has been struck by four large tsunamis in just over a century - in 1896, 1933, 1960 and 2011.... 5 months
Seawalls, coastal forests in Japan help reduce tsunami damage, study finds
SCIENCE DAILY Researchers who analyzed a history of tsunamis along the Pacific coast of Japan's Tohoku region have learned that seawalls higher than 5 meters reduce damage and... 6 months
Seawalls, coastal forests in Japan help reduce tsunami damage
PHYS.ORG Researchers who analyzed a history of tsunamis along the Pacific coast of Japan's Tohoku region have learned that seawalls higher than 5 meters reduce damage and death, while coastal forests... 6 months
International ocean drilling expedition to understand causes of the Indian Ocean 2004 earthquake and tsunami
SCIENCE DAILY The devastating earthquake that struck North Sumatra and the Andaman and Nicobar Islands on Boxing Day in 2004... 6 months
Making waves—the tsunami risk in Australia
PHYS.ORG Australians are well versed in the homegrown natural hazards that we encounter every year, from bushfires in summer to storms in winter, cyclones up north and flooding along our rivers. 6 months
The search for the earthquake nucleus
SCIENCE DAILY Where a tectonic plate dives under another, in the so-called subduction zones at ocean margins, many strong earthquakes occur. Especially the earthquakes at shallow depths often cause tsunamis. How exactly are such earthquakes initiated? Which rock... 6 months
Are calcareous sediments weak points in seismogenic zones?
PHYS.ORG Where a tectonic plate dives under another, in the so-called subduction zones at ocean margins, many strong earthquakes occur. Especially the earthquakes at shallow depths often cause tsunamis. How exactly are such... 6 months
7.7-magnitude quake off Northern Marianas, no tsunami alert
PHYS.ORG A strong but deep 7.7-magnitude earthquake struck off the Northern Mariana Islands in the western Pacific on Saturday, but triggered no tsunami alert, US monitors said. 6 months
Researchers mine 'a tsunami of free data' from space
PHYS.ORG "Man must rise above Earth, to the top of the atmosphere and beyond, for only then will he fully understand the world in which he lives." 6 months
Team conducts ongoing research to evaluate performance of reactor cooling system
PHYS.ORG On March 11, 2011, Japan was rocked by an earthquake and tsunami that caused the shutdown of the Fukushima Daiichi plant's active nuclear reactors, disabled all... 6 months
Older Japanese patients exhibit most resilience after triple disaster, study reveals
NEWS MEDICAL Research into the aftermath of the Fukushima earthquake, tsunami and subsequent nuclear meltdown found that the oldest were least likely to experience a deterioration of existing... 6 months
Quake jolts Tokyo region; no tsunami warning issued
PHYS.ORG A moderately strong earthquake has rattled the Tokyo region, but there are no immediate reports of damage or injuries. 6 months
Quake Jolts Tokyo Region; No Tsunami Warning Issued
ABC NEWS A moderately strong earthquake has rattled the Tokyo region, but there were no immediate reports of damage or injuries 6 months
Hubble captures the beating heart of the Crab Nebula
PHYS.ORG Peering deep into the core of the Crab Nebula, this close-up image reveals the beating heart of one of the most historic and intensively studied remnants of a supernova, an... 7 months
Spanish scientists create a 3-D bioprinter to print human skin
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Tools and techniques to track and study methane
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Video: How machine learning is transforming the world around us
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New modeling method focuses attention on amorphous material's unusual vibrational modes
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A stone, skip and a hop away from saving a bay
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Video: Tracking data and shark behaviour
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Researchers quantify in high speed a viper's strike in nature for the first time
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NASA sees storms affecting the western US
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