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February 14, 2019: How did everyone get caught completely unaware by the Dec. 2018 tsunami in Indonesia? This question was originally answered on Quora by Kelly Martin.
February 6, 2019: Rogue Wave Software has this year been acquired by by Perforce Software, a specialist in software development lifecycle and code analysis products with a focus on automated mobile and web testing.
February 4, 2019: Aimed at flood-prone regions.
February 2, 2019: Sightings of giant oarfish reported near seismically active regions caused media to worry about impending earthquake and tsunami, but the belief that those deep-water creatures are a harbinger of doom is based more on folklore than science.
February 1, 2019: Fears of an incoming natural disaster in Japan are swirling online after sightings of a deep-water fish believed to be a harbinger of earthquakes and tsunamis.
January 31, 2019: Olympic authorities reduce crowd size to make evacuations easier The organisers of next year’s Olympic Games in Tokyo have decided to cut the number of spectators for the sailing events by a third so they can be quickly evacuated to higher ground in the event of a tsunami.The 2020 Tokyo Olympics organising committ...
January 31, 2019: The Institute for Government warns that crucial laws needed for post-Brexit will not be in place. MPs must summon courageShellshocked MPs of the sensible tendency are now seriously alarmed. You find them in a daze around Westminster and its news studio green-rooms stunned by Tuesday night’s failure of the modest C...
January 20, 2019: I started shaking when I first heard about the tsunami that struck Indonesia in December. The reason? On Dec. 26, 2004, my sister Penny and I were washed ashore by the tsunami that started with a 9.1-magnitude earthquake off Indonesia’s Sumatra and generated a wave that spread across the Indian...
January 20, 2019: A senior British opposition politician said Sunday that it's unlikely the U.K. will leave the European Union as scheduled on March 29, while a government minister warned that failure to deliver on Brexit would betray voters and unleash a political
January 8, 2019: Dinosaurs went extinct 65 million years ago when a massive asteroid slammed into Earth nearby modern day Cancun. The asteroid triggered an unimaginable mile-high tsunami that swept across Earth's oceans.
January 8, 2019: According to a Chinese study, the coastline of mainland China was inundated by a large tsunami a thousand years ago, triggering the demise of local societies.
January 7, 2019: When the dinosaur-killing asteroid collided with Earth more than 65 million years ago, it did not go gently into that good night. Rather, it blasted a nearly mile-high tsunami through the Gulf of Mexico that caused chaos throughout the world's oceans.
January 7, 2019: Dinosaurs went extinct 65 million years ago thanks to a massive asteroid that hit the Earth in the Yucatán Peninsula in Mexico, now known as the Chicxulub crater. While it's been generally accepted that the asteroid caused a massive disruption in the planet's climate, a new study says the asteroid also caused a wor...
January 5, 2019: Officials say a large earthquake has struck in a remote area of the Aleutian Islands near Alaska, but a tsunami is not expected.
December 30, 2018: As Indonesia reels from the carnage of yet another natural disaster, authorities around the globe are working on how they can prepare for the kind of freak tsunami that battered coasts west of Jakarta this month.
December 29, 2018: An earthquake of 6.9 magnitude struck off the southern Philippine island of Mindanao on Saturday and hazardous tsunami waves were possible on parts of the coasts of the Philippines and Indonesia, the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center said.
December 29, 2018: A 6.9 magnitude earthquake that struck off the southeastern coast of the Philippines around midday Saturday, local time, prompting fears of a tsunami.
December 28, 2018: After a harrowing week of human tragedy, rescuers find a moment of hope as they return more than 30 turtles to the seaFor the officials and volunteers aiding rescue efforts after the tsunami that killed at least 430 people in Indonesia, it has been a grim week.After deadly waves hit the coasts of Java and Sumatra in...
December 28, 2018: There are only 67 Javan rhinos left in the world and they all live in sight of Anak Krakatau volcano.
December 28, 2018: More than 2,200 jobs at risk as music and DVD sales slump over Christmas HMV has collapsed into administration for the second time in six years, putting more than 2,200 jobs at risk.The music and movies retailer has appointed administrators from KPMG after sales slumped over Christmas. The store chain said sales of ...
December 27, 2018: A woman tells of the moment her five-year-old was swept away in the tsunami triggered by Anak Krakatau.
December 27, 2018: Indonesia has raised its alert status for the erupting volcano that caused a deadly tsunami over the weekend. The 16-foot tsunami killed at least 430 people on the islands of Java and Sumatra. People along the coastline are being told to stay inland due to fears of another tsunami and now air travelers are on alert....
December 26, 2018: Residents in the Indonesian islands of Sumatra and Java remain on edge, worried about another tsunami. The recent tsunami struck without warning and killed more than 400 people. Barry Petersen reports.
December 26, 2018: A field overlooking the Sunda Strait full of tsunami debris has become an unlikely spot for tourist photosSolihat and her three friends had everything sorted for their perfect selfie, ready to be taken by the beach in Indonesia’s Banten province.Their hijabs were striking: one pink, one green. One of the gang was ...
December 26, 2018: Authorities warn that dangerous waves could hit the Sunda Strait area again as Anak Krakatu continues to spew ashThe Indonesia authorities have warned that the tsunami-ravaged coast of western Java could be hit by further dangerous waves as volcanic activity continued in the area.Indonesia’s meteorology, climatolo...