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  • BBC News – Japan earthquake: Huge relief mission launched
    By on March 12, 2011 | Comments Off  Comments


    A mammoth relief mission is swinging into action in north-east Japan, a day after it was struck by a devastating tsunami, claiming hundreds of lives.

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  • For California, an Earthquake Early Warning System Is Up and Running
    By on February 24, 2011 | Comments Off  Comments

    autospa writes “In California’s Coachella Valley around Palm Springs, a state-of-the-art, first-in-the-world earthquake early warning system in now installed and operational. Twelve locations are now in place with 120 sites planned, all meant to detect an earthquake and give people a chance to get under a table, or in the case of a fire station, get the engines outside of the building.”

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  • Remembering the earthquake that stopped the World Series
    By on October 18, 2009 | Comments Off  Comments

    Remembering the Big Loma Prieta Quake that put a stop to the World Series and changed that San Francisco area Forever!

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  • Remembering the earthquake that stopped the World Series
    By on October 17, 2009 | Comments Off  Comments

    Remembering the Big Loma Prieta Quake that put a stop to the World Series and changed that San Francisco area Forever!

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