Posts Tagged as:  tremors

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Are We Seeing A New Wave Of Major Earthquake Activity?

Are we beginning a new wave of earthquake activity around the world I wonder? There have been few major earthquakes hitting the news headlines in the last few months, after a rather worrying trend of activity in 2011, but in the last weeks a new succession of major tremors in […]

How Much Do You Know About Aftershocks And The Earthquakes That Struck Christchurch In New Zealand

The media normally reports only the major earthquakes that occur around the world, even though there are dozens each day, many of which are insignificant and cause no damage. The earthquake that struck Christchurch in New Zealand on Wednesday 22nd February 2011 however was just one of a large number of aftershocks that had hit the area since a large earthquake on 4th September 2010.