Monday, January 23, 2023
Northern California officials are back in clean-up mode after the second earthquake in two weeks struck the region Sunday morning (10:35 a.m.), cracking walls and roads.The 5.4 magnitude earthquake was shallow, striking at a depth of about 19 miles,...
The head of the International Committee of the Red Cross warned Wednesday “an enormous level of suffering” awaits the world in 2023 with famine spreading.Mirjana Spoljaric, who took over at the ICRC in October, told a Geneva press conference: “We expect an enormous...
Hawaii's Mauna Loa, the world's largest active volcano, is erupting for the first time in nearly 40 years.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z0PKe3bE7CUDozens of earthquakes — one of them a magnitude 4.2 quake — have swarmed the region after the volcano’s Moku'āweoweo summit caldera...
A magnitude 6 earthquake struck in the Ring of Fire, just 750 miles off the coast of California on Tuesday evening  The quake took place deep into the ocean and only around 80 people felt it between Santa...
About five minutes after the 7.6 magnitude earthquake hit near Mexico's southwest coast Monday, typically calm water deep in a Death Valley National Park cave started sloshing against the surrounding limestone rock.The reverberations from the earthquake more than 1,500...
A powerful 6.9 magnitude earthquake hit Taiwan Sunday, derailing carriages and prompting tsunami warnings in southern Japan. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3MDTQth9QXU The U.S. Geological Survey measured the quake at 7.2-magnitude before downgrading it to 6.9 and said the tsunami threat had passed.Taiwan's Central Weather Bureau said the quake, which struck...
The findings come from the second iteration of the World Risk Poll, which was commissioned by global safety charity Lloyd’s Register Foundation and undertaken by analytics firm Gallup. The study — which surveyed more than 125,000 people across 121...
A powerful earthquake in a remote area of Afghanistan’s Paktika province has killed at least 1,000 people and injured at least 1,500, with the toll expected to rise in the impoverished country. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AhsSWBVmA_Q According to Taliban officials, hundreds more were injured...
Last weekend’s undersea volcanic explosion near Tonga devastated the island nation and sent small tsunami waves to Washington’s ocean coast. Those waves took about 12 hours to reach the state and gave residents plenty of time to prepare if...
Disaster is "likely widespread" after a 7.2-magnitude earthquake struck the Sud region of southern Haiti at 8:29 a.m., local time, on Saturday, sending people into the streets as buildings toppled in the shaking.As of Sunday afternoon, the death toll...

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