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  • Earthquakes - LearningSpace - OpenLearn - The Open University - Earthquakes shake the ground surface, can cause buildings to collapse, disrupt transport and services, and can cause fires. They can trigger landslides and tsunami in short, earthquakes can be very destructive. In this unit you will look at why, where and what happens when they occur and also at how earthquakes are assessed qualitatively and quantitatively
  • Global Earthquake Response Center - A comprehensive set of online resources to prepare yourself, your home and your business for an earthquake, plus links to up-to-the-minute news about seismic activity around the world
  • acehtsunami - After tsunami the srilanka faced the many small earthquake the range from 3.4-4.5 hectare. So people life there is not in safety mode so the people decided to come their native place or native country
  • Earthquake News - Earthquake News provides Environmental World News from the most comprehensive global news network on the internet. News and analysis on natural disasters and international current events, business, finance, politics, economy, sports and more. Searchable news in 20 languages from WorldNews WN Network Geophysical
  • This Dynamic Planet - Map shows the Earth's physiographic features, the current movements of its major tectonic plates, and the locations of its volcanoes, earthquakes, and impact craters
  • The Great New Madrid Earthquake - The recent earthquake which struck Kobe, Japan, resulted in the loss of over 5000 lives and millions of dollars in property. However, large parts of the United States are also subject to large magnitude quakes - quakes which could be far more powerful than the Kobe quake! Although we tend to think of California and Alaska as the places where most of our earthquakes occur, the fact is that the central U.S. has been the site of some very powerful earthquakes
  • Earthquakes for Kids - An earthquake learning experience for kids presented in a fun and informative manner
  • USGS Earthquake Hazards Program - Did you just feel an earthquake? Check it out here at the USGS Earthquake Hazards Program, where you will find earthquake activities, facts and educational resources, preparedness information, seismic networks, and much, much more
  • The Parkfield Experiment - The Parkfield Experiment is a comprehensive, long-term earthquake research project on the San Andreas fault

YouTube Videos
  • YouTube - 7.2 Magnitude Earthquake Hits Japan
  • YouTube - Deadly Earthquake Rattles China