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  1. Google Shakes Up Earthquake SearchRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | NBC Bay Area

    ... as soon as the next one hits. "More information will help you," says geophysicist Brad Aagaard. "But, in a larger earthquake, we might lose power or have too many people searching at the same time." When the next one hits, and the WiFi is good, type ...


  2. Thompson proposes earthquake retrofit grants be tax freeRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Vallejo Times-Herald

    After what happened in the aftermath of the 2014 South Napa Earthquake, Rep. Mike Thompson introduced a bill to help people make their homes earthquake resistant, his office announced Thursday. Thompson and Rep. Paul Cook introduced the Earthquake Mitigation Tax Incentive Act to exclude earthquake mitigation incentives from being taxed at the federal level.


  3. Google earthquake feature to display seismic information quickerRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    The new Google earthquake feature is aimed to give faster, easier to read seismic information from the relevant local geological agency. Photo / File The last thing you want to do in the aftermath of an earthquake, or mid-tremors, is waste time trying to finding out information about its seismic activity.


  4. 3.8 Magnitude Earthquake Jolts Major CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | News9 Oklahoma City

    The 3.8 magnitude earthquake was recorded around 5:25 p.m. Its epicenter was located 17 miles northwest of Fairview, 37 miles east of Woodward, and 45 miles west of Enid.


  5. A Luminescent Installation Responds to Twitter Users' Mood SwingsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Hyperallergic

    ... bodies, leading to more effective management of crises, including civil unrest and natural disasters (a major earthquake is expected along the city's fault line in the next century). City officials seem very keen on joining the league of "smart ...


  6. Hospital block shows off high school artworkRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Timaru Herald

    ... raised concerns over its safety. It had been unoccupied until it was officially re-opened last week following earthquake strengthening work and a refurbishment. "With the new administration centre of the SCDHB / hospital being revamped ...


  7. Google adds earthquake data to search results: Input 'earthquakes ...Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    The firm revealed that it has added detailed earthquake data to its search results, allowing users to quickly find out more information about the tremors they may have felt. Now, searching 'earthquakes near me' or something similar will provide a summary of the event, along with safety tips and data from other recent earthquakes to help confirm aftershocks.


  8. Was That an Earthquake? Google KnowsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | PC Magazine

    Just search for "earthquake near me" and Google will offer a summary of the quake at the top of the search results. The Web giant on Thursday announced it is bringing earthquake information right to its search results page.


  9. Googling An Earthquake? Search Engine Wants To Be Source For Latest Quake InfoRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | CBS Local

    CBS San Francisco Connect With Us At KPIX 5 PROGRAM GUIDE: KPIX 5 TV Schedule WATCH: A Glimpse Inside The Working KPIX 5 Newsroom Breaking News Send news tips, video & photos, and video to the KPIX 5 [...] CONNECT WITH KCBS Welcome to KCBS All News 740AM & 106.9FM on! LISTEN LIVE RIGHT NOW: KCBS Live Audio Stream LIKE KCBS Radio On Facebook: KCBS is the Bay Area's only all news station, serving listeners with [...] "Starting today, when people search for information about an earthquake nearby on search, we'll actually provide information about the quake, and also have some information about how people can stay safe in the aftermath, and during the aftershocks," Susan Cadrecha, Google Search Communications Director told KCBS.


  10. Thin line between populism and democracyRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Daily Star

    Britain is slowly getting its breath back after the last week's seismic earthquake of the Brexit verdict in a referendum. As possible short term ripple effects sink in and the deeper closets of recrimination are unlocked, the Leave campaigners' initial euphoria fades away.


  11. Google To Serve Earthquake Stats In Search ResultsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | MediaPost

    ... feature Google announced Thursday. Google said it will provide searchers with instant access to the size of the earthquake and a map of where it struck, without the need to click on a link or do another search. The search feature, which will only ...


  12. Keighley Ahmadiyya Muslim group intervenes to help survivors of Ecuador earthquakeRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago |

    Coastal regions of the country were devastated by a 7.8 magnitude earthquake in April, which left 600 dead and 7,000 injured. Dr Aziz Hafiz, president of Keighley's Ahmadiyya Muslim Community and director for disaster relief of the Humanity First organisation, said: "Although there hasn't been much in the press about the quake, more than 80,000 people have been displaced and the need for shelter remains.


  13. Experts say that on average 200-300 earthquakes are recorded in the UK each yearRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Swindon Advertiser

    ... had experienced it not far away in Middleton. David Galloway from the BGS, who is based in Edinburgh said: "An earthquake of that size normally wouldn't be felt. We weren't expecting any reports. It was nothing like on the scale of the earthquakes ...


  14. The GOP's Love Affair With Its "Earthquake in a Box"Read the original story

    13 hrs ago | Common Dreams

    ... , chief national correspondent for The New York Times Magazine , Trump has "carved out this idea that he's this earthquake in a box." Unfortunately, that leaves the rest of us teetering on the fault line, just above the abyss. Like the proverbial ...


  15. 'Windows rattled' as small earthquake hits ManchesterRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Hampshire Chronicle

    ... had experienced it not far away in Middleton. David Galloway from the BGS, who is based in Edinburgh said: "An earthquake of that size normally wouldn't be felt. We weren't expecting any reports. It was nothing like on the scale of the earthquakes ...


  16. Google will now give you information on that earthquake you think you just feltRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Digital Trends

    Social media has already proven itself to be a hugely useful tool for seismologists tracking and predicting earthquakes, and now the internet is about to get even more useful in that regard. On Thursday, Google announced a new partnership with the U.S. Geological Survey to add detailed earthquake information to its search results, so if you're ever wondering if those tremors are actually the earth shifting , the search engine giant will let you know.


  17. Google puts earthquake data directly in search resultsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Engadget

    For anyone who has had the pleasure of waking up to a rumbling apartment building, only to Google the USGS Earthquake map , the search giant is now saving you another click in your search results. Starting today, a Google search for "earthquake" or "earthquake near me" will put that same US Geological Survey data right in your search results.


  18. More than a year after Nepal quake, government agrees to speed up aidRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor

    The government overcame political in-fighting to agree to provide aid, in two installments, to families struggling in the wake of the devastating April 2015 earthquake. Goma Basnet stands next to her family's water source near a temporary shelter they built in Amppipal, Nepal, following the devastating April 2015 earthquake.


  19. Google to provide earthquake data in searchRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Hill

    The company said on Thursday that if users searched for "earthquake" or "earthquakes near me" in the aftermath of a tremor, it will show them a map of the quake so they can tell if what they felt was nearby or far away. It will also provide information on how to avoid getting hurt by aftershocks or by buildings that may have suffered damage.


  20. EARTHQUAKE: Did you feel tremor which rocked parts of Yorkshire last night?Read the original story

    18 hrs ago | Doncaster Free Press

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. An earthquake hit Manchester shortly before 9pm on Wednesday, according to the British Geological Survey which confirmed that its sensors picked up the tremor, the Manchester Evening News reported .