A scuba diver managed to record an earthquake on the sea floor.
A 5.7 Magnitude earthquake under the sea floor
I couldn't find much about it, other than this reddit comment: "The person shooting this is the husband of my close friend. His name is Jan Paul Rodriguez; he is pretty much an IRL hero in the Philippine Coast Guard. He shot this while diving when a 5.7 magnitude earthquake hit Mabini, Philippines on April 8th (there was actually 2 earthquakes within 2 minutes of each other) for anyone that is curious about the source."
The Atlantic has a photo gallery of the Great San Francisco Earthquake from 1906: 110 years ago next week, on April 18, 1906, a magnitude 7.8 earthquake centered near the city of San Francisco struck at 5:15 AM. The intense shaking toppled hundreds of buildings, but the resulting out-of-control fires were even more destructive. Broken […]
Pumping all that waste water into the ground has really helped Oklahoma and Texas catch up to California! Man-made earthquakes in those regions are now as likely as the real ones in some of California’s riskiest zones. These new maps from the USGS tell the tale pretty well. Via NPR: USGS scientists have now published […]
Vice today published a 5-part, deeply reported and researched science fiction series about what happens after the a massive earthquake hits an American city.
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Yeah, Bluetooth audio is pretty common these days, so why should you care about these earbuds? Look how happy that woman up above looks. She’s got FRESHeBUDS in. Boom. There’s your reason. She’s also at the beach and it appears to be a very nice day.But for the sake of promotion, wireless earbuds are fast becoming the […]
“Gets stuff done,” is a good way to be described by anybody. Especially by coworkers or bosses. Because whether you’re in finance or a children’s librarian, stuff needs to get done. But how do you make sure stuff gets done? You definitely can’t do all the stuff yourself, unless your company/organization/government office consists entirely of you. And […]