Tsunami
Earthquake in 2009 intensified American Samoa's rising sea levels  PHYS.ORG · 2 days
The 2009, magnitude-8.1 Samoa earthquake dealt a great deal of damage to the Samoan Islands: Tsunami waves as high as 14 meters (46 feet) wiped out multiple villages, claiming nearly... more
Precursors of a catastrophic collapse  PHYS.ORG · 3 days
On the morning of the 13th of March 1888, the inhabitants of the Finschhafen trading post on the east coast of New Guinea were awakened by a dull rumbling sound. An eyewitness later reported that the water in... more
Tsunami signals to measure glacier calving in Greenland  PHYS.ORG · 1 week
In recent years, glaciers near the North and South poles, as well as in mountainous areas, have been shrinking due to the effect of global warming, becoming a significant contributor to the... more
Tsunami signals to measure glacier calving in Greenland  SCIENCE DAILY · 1 week
Scientists have employed a new method utilizing tsunami signals to calculate the calving magnitude of an ocean-terminating glacier in northwestern Greenland, uncovering correlations between calving flux and environmental factors such as air... more
Salish seafloor mapping identifies earthquake and tsunami risks  SCIENCE DAILY · 4 weeks
The central Salish Sea of the Pacific Northwest is bounded by two active fault zones that could trigger rockfalls and slumps of sediment that might lead to tsunamis. more
Salish seafloor mapping identifies earthquake and tsunami risks  PHYS.ORG · 4 weeks
The central Salish Sea of the Pacific Northwest is bounded by two active fault zones that could trigger rockfalls and slumps of sediment that might lead to tsunamis, according to a presentation... more
Liver illness strikes Latino children like a ‘silent tsunami’  NEWS MEDICAL · 1 month
Saira Diaz uses her fingers to count the establishments selling fast food and sweets near the South Los Angeles home she shares with her parents and 13-year-old son. “There’s one,... more
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