Can Animals Truly Predict Earthquakes?
Earthquakes are so horrific, in part, because each and every one of them is so unpredictable.
How to Make a Delicious Earthquake Cake
The reason this is called an Earthquake Cake is because the ingredients shift around during and after baking. For example, the cream cheese mixture sinks while the pecans and coconut rice.
The Worst Earthquakes in History - a Nightmare Turned Real
Today, we rate earthquakes by the Richter magnitude scale (or its equivalents), which places the strength of an earthquake on a scale from 0 to 10.
Nuclear Explosions Make for One Hell of an Earthquake
Four decades ago, feeling a rumble beneath your feet and seeing the lights flicker may not have been a passing train or mild earthquake, but something more powerful...an atomic detonation a few hundred miles from your home.
Devastating Italy Earthquake: View Before & After Pictures
A devastating earthquake struck central Italy on August 24 th , leaving more than 250 dead and destroying buildings that had stood in rural towns for hundreds of years. The towns of Amatrice, Pescara del Tronto, Arquata del Tronto and Accumoli bore the brunt of the devastation.
QUIZ: What Do You Know About EARTHQUAKES?
Content QUIZ: What Do You Know About EARTHQUAKES? quiz Can you answer some questions about this powerful natural phenomenon?
The Nepal Quake: Shocking Before and After Photos!
As you probably know, a terrible earthquake, 7.8 on the Richter scale, hit Kathmandu in Nepal last Saturday, the 25th of April. The quake caused massive devastation and a terrible loss of life. Over 4 thousand people have been confirmed to have died and more than 7 thousand injured.
22 Tips That Might Save Your Life in Case of a Catastrophe
Surviving earthquakes, floods, wars, and accidents is not enough – you may need to hold your own for some time. If, heaven forbids, such a terrible occurrence happens, you’d be happy you knew these survival tips. 1.
This Japanese Artist's Drawing Took 3.5 Years to Complete
The most recent major disasters the country faced, the Tohoku earthquake and tsunami that led to the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant's destruction, were responsible for the deaths of more than 15,000 people.
These Deadly Natural Disasters Are the Worst Since 2005
an earthquake of magnitude 6.4, designated to have a high intensity of VII on the Medvedev–Sponheuer–Karnik scale.
RIDDLE: Can You Prevent a Terrible Plague from Spreading?
An earthquake shatters vials containing a deadly virus that will spread and doom everyone if you don't stop it; can you destroy the virus completely by destroying every room in the lab and leave the facility alive? Pause at 1:40 to figure it out by yourself. LOGIC RIDDLE: Stop The Virus!
I Can’t Believe These Disaster Photos Are Real
These photos show the powerful effects of earthquakes, hurricanes, tornadoes, storms, and volcanic explosions on ordinary citizens. These tracks weren't laid by a drunk person. After effects of a New Zealand earthquake. Source This underwater volcano makes it look as if the ocean has erupted.
A Hotel Built in 90 Hours - Amazing!
In terms of safety, the building has withstood earthquake tests of up to a 9.0 on the Richter scale. Edited by: Shai Kuritzky A Hotel Built in 90 Hours - Amazing! amazing, video, time lapse, design, architecture, hotel, China .This building, 15 stories high, was built in China within 90 hours
Children Rebuilding Japan - Beautiful!
Last year Japan was hit a very hard blow by earthquakes and tsunami, not to mention the damage caused by the radiation leaks from their Nuclear plants. This was not only a physical blow nut also a mental one.
Discover 7 Unknown & Captivating Secrets of Machu Picchu
The city was built to withstand earthquakes Peru is prone to earthquakes as the country is located in a seismic zone. In fact, major earthquakes have been a part of its history, and even the capital city of Lima was once completely wrecked in a powerful earthquake in 1746.
Can You Solve This Tricky 'Virus Riddle'?
After a late night at work, you’re closing the lab up when an earthquake suddenly hits and breaks all the sample vials. Will you be able to destroy the virus before the vents open and unleash a deadly plague? In this TED-Ed video, Lisa Winer shows how you might go about this.
The Seven Ancient World Wonders Stunningly Reconstructed!
It took 12 years to build this majestic sculpture but, sadly, 56 years after its construction finished, it was partially destroyed by an earthquake and was eventually melted down. Image Source: Budget Direct 2.
10 Bible Stories That Science Has Proven Accurate!
The Burning Bush The Book of Exodus tells us that Moses saw a flaming bush that was not burning, and scientists suggest that Moses was not merely witnessing just any natural phenomenon, but a phenomenon called "earthquake lights."
6 Unbelievable Record Breaking Natural Events
The longest-lasting aftershocks Image Source: Matt Hucke / Wikimedia Commons Usually, big earthquakes are followed by smaller earthquakes that occur in the same general area in the days to years following the ‘mainshock’. They are referred to as aftershocks.
5 Puzzling Mysteries That Science Finally Managed to Solve
Earthquake lights What are they? For centuries, witnesses from all around the world documented strange lights appearing before, during and after major earthquakes.
15 Commonly Cited State Facts That Are Completely Wrong!
The Largest Earthquake in American History Occurred in California Even though California is really susceptible to earthquakes because it lies on top of the San Andreas Fault, Alaska actually wins the record for the largest recorded earthquake in the U.S., according to the National Centers for Environmental
Is There Any Way To Destroy or Deflect Asteroids?
A collision with a large asteroid could destroy a whole city or even have a global destructive effect, being capable of altering the climate of the Earth and causing cataclysms such as earthquakes, volcanoes and tsunamis.
Weird Natural Phenomena That Seem Almost Unreal
There are places on our planet prone to extreme rainfalls, furious snowstorms, or frequent earthquakes. However, the absolutely bizarre weather occurrences you will see in this video seem almost unreal. In fact, some of them are the stuff of nightmares!
Is a Traditional Japanese House Your Style?
The house was built in 1919 by a very rich family and it is rare to find such a well preserved building that survived both the Great Kanto Earthquake in 1923 and the fire bombings in World War II. A must see if you like Japanese architecture and homes. Is a Traditional Japanese House Your Style?