Elon Musk’s X blocked natural disaster warning, information account for posting too much during Japan earthquake
'An account tweeting earthquake information gets rate limited for giving too much information.'
On Jan 2, 2024 by Mikael Thalen
California’s early-warning earthquake app has lackluster download stats—despite spending $300,000 on statewide simulator tour
Was the Great California Shakeout a success?
On Sep 7, 2023 by Dylan Winward
What is HAARP and why are conspiracy theorists blaming it for the massive earthquake in Turkey and Syria?
'Looks like a punitive operation (HAARP) by NATO or the US.'
On Feb 7, 2023 by Mikael Thalen
Conspiracy theorists want to believe the Iran earthquake was a U.S. secret weapon
It's a fanciful conspiracy, and one that won't die.
On Jan 9, 2020 by Mike Rothschild
California residents will get cell phone alerts seconds before earthquakes
The first statewide alert system of its kind in the country aims to give people precious seconds to find cover.
On Oct 18, 2019 by Mikael Thalen
Conspiracy theorists think underground nukes are to blame for California’s earthquakes
Tectonic plates? More like demonic plates.
On Jul 16, 2019 by Mike Rothschild
Gamer flees Mexico City earthquake while live on Twitch
He's urging followers to help out in any way they can.
On Sep 20, 2017 by Samantha Reichstein
Massive 7.1 earthquake shakes Mexico City, leaving more than 100 dead
The damage and aftermath was captured by Twitter and Snapchat users.
On Sep 19, 2017 by Brianna Stone
Earthquake leaves cows stranded on their tiny green pasture
Feel the earth mooo-ve under your feet.
On Nov 14, 2016 by Austin Powell
Everyone in California was apparently on the toilet during a recent earthquake
Every day I'm rumblin'.
On Feb 24, 2016 by Miles Klee
Jimmy Kimmel asks people if they’re prepared for a ‘5.5-magnitude equinox’
Are you prepared for the dangers of this year's extra-strong autumnal equinox?
On Sep 24, 2015 by Gavia Baker-Whitelaw
8.3-magnitude earthquake hits off coast of Chile, Hawaii under tsunami watch
But a tsunami is no longer expected to impact the state of Hawaii.
On Sep 16, 2015 by Josh Katzowitz
Social media is changing how we react to natural disasters
These days, a wide-reaching Facebook post can be far better than a short-wave radio transmission.
On Aug 21, 2015 by Cynthia McKelvey
These giant, humanoid robots may one day save your life
These robots might someday be saving lives.
On Jun 4, 2015 by Selena Larson