Temblor Earthquake News

A M 5.0 earthquake occurred today near the town of Padangsidempuan, Indonesia. Sumatra is transected by the right-lateral Sumatran fault system. Today’s quake occurred within a tectonically complex region between the Barumun and Angkola segments.

M 5.0 quake in Indonesia

  A M 5.0 earthquake occurred today near the town of Padangsidempuan, Indonesia. Sumatra is transected by the right-lateral Sumatran fault system. Today’s quake occurred within a tectonically complex region …

图二。卡特里娜飓风幸存者在2005年从新奥尔良撤离后,在休斯敦天文馆躲藏。像卡特里娜飓风这样的灾难揭示了有钱人和没有钱的人之间的差异,并对不同阶层产生了不同的影响。 像冠状病毒这样的大流行也对不同阶层的产生了不同程度的影响。 图片来源:Andrea Booher / FEMA

万一大流行期间自然灾害来袭怎么办?

英文链接 英文作者:John C. Mutter博士 哥伦比亚大学地球与环境科学教授以及国际与公共事务教授 英文发表时间:2020年4月1日 翻译:google translate (谷歌翻译) 后期修改: 彭志刚(Zhigang Peng)博士 佐治亚理工地球与大气系教授   考虑到地球自然灾害的发生频率,以及冠状病毒大流行的持续时间,我们几乎无法避免它们同时发生。试想,当某地的疫情已经失控时,突然又发生一次大地震或者大风暴,这时我们该怎么办呢?   英文引用 :Mutter, J.C., (2020), What if? What if a natural disaster strikes amid a …

A sightseeing boat hurled onto a two-story building at Otsuchi, Iwate prefecture, by the 2011 Tohoku tsunami. This means that the tsunami barrier, visible at left, was overtopped by at least 10 m (33 ft).

Opinion: Fate and denial: The Fukushima reactor 3, and the L’Aquila earthquake 7

The recent acquittal of the TEPCO executives in the Fukushima power plant tragedy hearkens back to the trial of the Italian seismologists who were charged with negligence after the L’Aquila, Italy, earthquakes. Both events raise the question: How much do you prepare for the most dreadful disasters, which result from truly large or rare paroxysms of the Earth?

Il terremoto alle porte di Roma

Il 23 giugno, un terremoto di magnitudo 3.6 ha avuto come epicentro la città di Colonna, a sud-est di Roma, tra il complesso vulcanico dei Colli Albani e la città di Tivoli, famosa per l’estrazione del travertino. Non si è quindi trattato di uno scuotimento dovuto a un forte terremoto nell’Appenino centrale, come inizialmente temuto.

2016年M7熊本地震にまつわる二件の研究不正について

一つ目の不正論文では、筆者の仮説を支持する為に、断層滑り分布とそれに伴う地震の場所が阿蘇火山の方向へずらされていた。二つ目の不正論文では、震源近くの臨時観測点で観測されたとされる地震波形が、実際には筆者により捏造されたものだった。両方の論文において、調査委員と大学は論文の取り下げを勧告した。