Seismic Activity

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...

Fracking: Seismic Activity Concerns

Joe Storey | Posted 19.01.2015 | UK Universities & Education
Joe Storey

Cuadrilla suspended drilling after a series of tremors near its Preese Hall site, which has been operational since 2011. This moratorium was subsequently revoked in December 2012, allowing exploratory drilling to resume...

Revealed: What The Convicted L'Aquila Seismologists ACTUALLY said

EARTH | Posted 27.10.2012 | UK

Earlier this week, an Italian judge summarily convicted seven participants in a meeting of the Italian Serious Risks Commission who evaluated the haza...

'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...

Verdict Due For Italian Scientists Blamed For Not Predicting Major Earthquake

The Huffington Post UK | Ted Thornhill | Posted 22.10.2012 | UK

Six Italian scientists and an ex-government official will discover on Monday whether they will be found guilty of manslaughter over a 2009 earthquake ...