Posts Tagged ‘Earth Science’

Japan:Scientists warn of huge quake east of Japan Trench

Tuesday, January 31, 2012 Comments off

Laaska News Jan 31, 2012

Japanese researchers say the March 11th disaster has increased the risk of a major quake and tsunami east of the Japan Trench off northeastern Japan.

The research was carried out by a group at the Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology. Read more…

Japan:March earthquake created nearly 7,000 aftershocks

Friday, January 6, 2012 Comments off

Japan’s Meteorological Agency says last March’s magnitude 9.0 earthquake was followed by nearly 7,000 aftershocks strong enough to be felt by humans. Read more…

Japan:Volcano erupts again in southwestern Japan

Wednesday, June 29, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  June 29,2011

Mount Shinmoe in southwestern Japan erupted again on Wednesday morning, sending an ash cloud one kilometer into the air.

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