The American Red Cross have released an app that could one day help out families if an earthquake were to happen. The application will notify you once an earthquake happens and helps prepare you and your family for such an event.
I heard from one of my electrician friends that the new building ill be working in will be one of the most earthquake proof large buildings anywhere, he said "run inside if there is an earthquake". The figure i officially heard was a resistance to a magnitude 8.4 earthquake ...grumpy cat was amazed. Truly impressive engineering for such a huge building.
Written by: Dexter Eugenio | Published in: ClimateIn what is now a seemingly regular occurrence for Melbournians, a 4.5 magnitude earthquake has rocked south east Victoria for a second time since a 5.4 magnitude tremor shook only 4 weeks prior.
The ability to predict, detect and warn about an earthquake in time to save lives is in its infancy. But a small startup out of Santa Monica is apply modern cloud computing technology to do just that. Early stage earthquake detection startup Early Warning Labs has partnered with the U.S.