The death toll from the 6.1 magnitude quake, which struck about 100 miles south of Kabul, is expected to rise, with hundreds of people also injured.
A mega earthquake is projected to hit Japan in the next 30 years. In the worst-case scenario, it could kill 230,000 people.
The 7.2 magnitude earthquake centered in Haiti’s southwestern coast, which was devastated by a hurricane five years ago.
The researchers want to better understand past earthquakes.
Australia experiences several earthquakes every year, according to experts—despite sitting in the centre of a tectonic plate.
With over 10 tremors in the past two months, we asked a seismologist if we need to add worrying about a big earthquake to the long list of things we’re currently worrying about.
“Even though the ground isn’t shaking, sometimes you feel like it is, and you get scared.”
Angry about bungled responses to natural disasters, Puerto Ricans hit the streets, guillotine in tow, to demand the governor step down.
One Year After a Devastating Tsunami and Earthquake, Palu Residents Are Still Trying to Get Back on Their Feet
Some residents of the Indonesian city have little to no choice but to risk their lives living in danger zones near the sea because there are limited job opportunities on land.
Part of a resort collapsed, but all is well on the island of the gods.
It’s still too early to tell the amount of damage caused by the quake.
Residents reported buildings swaying and cracks appearing in their walls.