Tuesday, June 12, 2007
In 1983, the volcanic eruption from the volcano Kilauea destroyed much of its surroundings. During this eruption conditions changed rapidly and made the area an unstable environment.
1906 Earthquake survivor
Monday, June 11, 2007
The Great 1906 San Francisco Earthquake
San Francisco 1906: After the quake
Sunday, June 10, 2007
Earthquakes in the News (Blinkx Video Search Engine)
Japan suffered a severe earthquake registering 7.2 on the Richter Scale with the city of Kobe seriously damaged. Rescuers are searching the rubble and people are being brought out alive as other teams assess the damage.
Los Angeles Earthquake
An earthquake measuring 6.6 on the Richter Scale shook Los Angeles for 40 seconds. The death toll was low as it took place in the early hours of the morning when people were asleep but serious damage was sustained by buildings and elevated freeways.
Pakistan Earthquake Devastation
British television news reporter John Irvine reports on the efforts to rescue survivors of the devastating Pakistan earthquake in November 2005. He visits a family living in a makeshift camp and returns to their collapsed house in Muzaffarabad.
Turkey Earthquake 4
Turkey suffered a major earthquake measuring 7.4 on the Richter Scale. As rescue work continues medical teams are innoculating as many people as they can as there is now a threat of disease. Questions are being asked about building designs and construction.
Earthquake rescue work, Al-Dawa
7th grade earthquake project.
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