More Glacier Peak Earthquake Sensors Approved

The U.S. Forest Service (USFS) just gave the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) permits to install four new seismometers on Glacier Peak. The volcano deep within the Cascades currently has only one seismometer and is the least monitored volcano in the entire mountain range from... Read More.

3.5 magnitude earthquake strikes South Carolina

(ELGIN, S.C.) -- A 3.5 magnitude earthquake struck near Elgin, South Carolina, on Wednesday, the U.S. Geological Survey confirmed. The latest quake comes after a 3.4 earthquake hit the area, 6.4 miles from Elgin, on Sunday. More than 3,000 people reported feeling Wednesday’s quake, according to... Read More.

Strong earthquake felt in Japan, tsunami threat issued

(NEW YORK) -- A strong earthquake struck off the coast of Japan late Wednesday, triggering a tsunami threat and leaving more than 2 million households without electricity, officials said. Preliminary reports put it at a 7.3 magnitude. The earthquake occurred just off the coast from... Read More.

Emergency Preparedness Apps To Have On Your Phone

As we head into the fall and winter storm season along with the ongoing earthquake hazard threat and pandemic, what emergency apps should you have on your phone? Here is a list of key emergency preparedness and response apps for your phone. American Red Cross Free... Read More.

How to help those devastated by earthquake in Haiti

(NEW YORK) -- After a deadly 7.2-magnitude earthquake devastated Haiti Saturday morning, destroying hundreds of buildings and homes, the beleaguered country is in need of assistance as a new tropical storm threat approaches. Haiti’s Civil Protection agency announced Sunday that the death toll is at... Read More.

Haiti earthquake latest: Nearly 1,300 people dead, officials say

(NEW YORK) -- With the death toll now nearing 1,300 people and thousands more injured after a devastating 7.2-magnitude earthquake rocked Haiti Saturday morning, the beleaguered nation faces the threat of fast-approaching Tropical Storm Grace potentially exposing an already vulnerable population to a double... Read More.