Earthquakes

Rescuers Work Desperately To Save Schoolgirl Buried Alive By Huge Mexico Quake

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 21.09.2017 | UK

Rescue workers in Mexico are racing against the clock to save a 12-year-old girl who has been discovered alive in the rubble of a primary school which...

20 Children Found Dead In Rubble Of Primary School After Mexico Earthquake

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 20.09.2017 | UK

More than 20 children have been found dead in the rubble of a collapsed primary school in Mexico after a major earthquake battered the country’s cen...

Photos Reveal Destruction From Mexico's Strongest Earthquake In Decades

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 09.09.2017 | UK

The most powerful earthquake to hit Mexico in almost a century has left at least 61 people dead, reduced buildings to rubble, injured hundreds and for...

32 Dead In Mexico After Magnitude-8.1 Earthquake Hits Southern Coast

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 08.09.2017 | UK

At least 32 people were killed after a massive 8.1 magnitude earthquake, one of the biggest recorded in Mexico, struck off the country’s southern co...

Incredible Video Shows Baby Pulled Alive From Rubble After Deadly Earthquake On Italian Island

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 22.08.2017 | UK

A seven-moth old baby has been pulled alive from a pile of rubble after an earthquake hit the Italian holiday island of Ischia, killing two people and...

Two Tourists Dead After Earthquake Hits Popular Holiday Resorts

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 21.07.2017 | UK

Two people were killed and more than 120 injured in an early-morning earthquake off the coast of Greek islands and Turkey, The quake, said to have bee...

Do You Live In One Of The UK's Earthquake Hotspots? This Interactive Map Will Tell You

The Huffington Post | Oscar Williams | Posted 02.05.2017 | UK Tech

If you think Britain is rarely hit by earthquakes, think again. Since 1970, the country has been struck by around 10,000 quakes. Now, researchers hav...

Land Rover Have Built An Incredible Drone-Launching Car For The Red Cross

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 07.03.2017 | UK Tech

Land Rover already have a reputation for building some of the best off-road cars in the world. So as you can imagine, cars that are built in their Spe...

'Up To 30 Dead' After Avalanche Buries Hotel In Italy

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 19.01.2017 | UK

The bodies of three victims have reportedly been recovered in Italy after an avalanche buried a hotel, leading to fears that as many as 30 people may ...

The Earth's Crust Is Getting Thinner Than Ever Before

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 14.12.2016 | UK Tech

The Earth’s oceanic crust has been getting ‘significantly’ thinner over time and is now at its thinnest point ever, according to a new study. Th...

Newsreader Gives Absolute Masterclass In Keeping Cool During New Zealand Earthquake Broadcast

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 14.11.2016 | UK

A newsreader gave a masterclass in keeping cool under pressure when she kept broadcasting despite her studio being rocked by a massive earthquake. Vic...

Italian Priest Blames Rash Of Earthquakes On Gay Civil Unions

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 07.11.2016 | UK

The Vatican has condemned a Catholic radio station after an Italian priest claimed recent earthquakes in the country were “divine punishment” for ...

Earthquake Expert Warns California To Brace Itself For A Big One

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 06.05.2016 | UK

Part of Southern California which lies on the San Andreas fault is set for a large and long overdue earthquake, an expert has warned. Thomas Jordan, d...

A Huge Earthquake Has Left Dozens Dead In Ecuador

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 17.04.2016 | UK

Dozens of people have died after Ecuador was hit by the strongest earthquake in decades - and the death toll is continuing to rise. The quake is belie...

'We Will Rebuild': Social Media Mocks Paltry Rutland Earthquake

The Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 23.09.2015 | UK

An earthquake with a magnitude of 2.8 has been recorded in Rutland. The epicentre of the quake was north of Oakham, with residents also reporting f...

Forget Hoverboards, Our Houses Could Soon Lift Off Above Earthquakes

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 16.06.2015 | UK Tech

In what may prove to be the most science fictionesque development in disaster relief, Arx Pax hoverboard inventors claim their technology can now lift...

A Second Huge Earthquake Has Just Struck Nepal

The Huffington Post UK/AP | Louise Ridley | Posted 12.05.2015 | UK

A earthquake of 7.3 magnitude has struck Nepal, just two weeks after a devastating quake killed at least 8,000 people in the country. The US Geolog...

Earthquake Rattles Rutland - But Only Tremors Are On Twitter

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 29.01.2015 | UK

The second earthquake in two days struck the UK on Wednesday night prompting fear, shock and general calamity. Crack in pot gets slightly larger #R...

There Is A Massive Hidden Ocean Under The United States

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 16.06.2014 | UK Tech

Scientists have discovered a massive reservoir of water 400 miles below the United States. The discovery appears to confirm that water actually fil...

It's Top Trumps... but of the Explosive Variety!

Professor Dougal Jerram | Posted 01.02.2014 | UK Tech
Professor Dougal Jerram

Yes, Volcano Top Trumps has just been released, and I have just gone out and bought 10 just for good measure. I open my pack, the rest a mixture of presents and prizes at talks, and I flick through to make sure my favourite is there.

The Next Great Earthquake Detector Could Already Be In Your Pocket

Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.11.2013 | UK Tech

Scientists looking for new ways to track and study earthquakes have said it would be really helpful if everyone carried around small devices capable o...

WATCH: New Island Emerges From The Sea After Quake

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.09.2013 | UK

A deadly earthquake in Pakistan has resulted in the creation of a new island of the country's coast. The 7.7 magnitude quake struck the province of...

THIS JUST IN: Welsh Earthquake 'Caused By The Apprentice's Alex Raising His Eyebrows'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.05.2013 | UK Comedy

It has been confirmed that an earthquake which rocked Wales on Tuesday night was caused when Alex Mills - a contestant on 'The Apprentice' - raised hi...

'It's A Travesty'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.10.2012 | UK

The British scientific community has reacted with dismay at the jailing of six Italian scientists and an ex-government official over the deadly 2009 L...

Italian Experts Jailed For Failing To Predict Earthquake

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.12.2012 | UK

Seven Italian experts have been convicted in a criminal court of failing to warn of the deadly 2009 L'Aquila earthquake in a case that has sparked out...