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Jeff Jacoby ‘Price gouging’ during natural disasters isn’t a problem — it’s a solution

Fri, 06 Sep 2019 20:48:00 +0200bostonglobe (en)

But they don’t. Laws against “gouging” add to the suffering caused by hurricanes, floods, and other disasters. Rather than prevent anti-social behavior, they encourage it. And far from ensuring that supplies remain available at prices residents can afford, they all but guarantee more painful shortages.

Western University shakes up research into earthquake intensity

Fri, 06 Sep 2019 20:03:00 +0200globalnews (en)

Thanks to work done by researchers at Western University, predicting the intensity of aftershocks just got a bit easier. Scientists there have developed a new way to forecast the magnitude of an earthquake within a series of seismic events. The study stems from the 2016 Kumamoto, Japan, earthquake that 6.

Un comandante de la UME de León, nuevo líder del equipo europeo contraincendios en Bolivia

Fri, 06 Sep 2019 19:48:00 +0200elnortedecastilla (es)

Iván Herreras Hernández, comandante de la Unidad Militar de Emergencias (UME) de León , ha sido elegido por el Mecanismo Europeo de Protección Civil como líder del equipo europeo desplegado en Bolivia para apoyo en la lucha contra incendios forestales en el Amazonas.

Record applications for torchbearers at Tokyo leg of Olympic relay

Fri, 06 Sep 2019 19:01:00 +0200uniindia (en)

Assembly passes Finance Bill China respects India's stand on Belt and Road initiative: Xingchun Six youths drown in Nandurbar lake Buddhadeb Bhattacharya's condition stable Modi to address Mahila Saksham Melava in Aurangabad tomorrow Gujarat drenched, more will Two die as Apple laden pickup slips....

Los Angeles: Una falla geológica podría causar un terremoto de magnitud 6,4

Fri, 06 Sep 2019 18:53:00 +0200hoybolivia (es)

. 06/09/2019 - 12:28:22 RT.- Una falla geológica ubicada a gran profundidad debajo del área de Wilmington en la ciudad de Los Ángeles (California, EE.UU.) y considerada por los científicos como "dormida" durante millones de años, desde el Plioceno tardío, se encuentra en realidad activa y puede....

Forecasting the magnitude of the largest expected earthquake

Fri, 06 Sep 2019 17:00:00 +0200nature-Earth-and-Environmental-Sciences (en)

for m c = 3.3, 3.5, and 3.7. The results show relatively weak dependence on the lower magnitude cutoff. In addition, we summarize the sensitivity of the obtained results with respect to the variability of the mean and variance of the prior distribution used for each model parameter. This is shown in Supplementary Fig.

Sacude terremoto de magnitud 5,0 en la escala de Richter a Indonesia

Fri, 06 Sep 2019 12:31:00 +0200vietnamplus-es (es)

Yakarta (VNA)- Un sismo de magnitud 5,0 en la escala de Richter sacudió hoy la provincia de Papúa, al Este de Indonesia, según la Agencia de meteorología, climatología y geofísica de este país (BMKG). El epicentro del terremoto se ubicó 41 kilómetros al Suroeste del distrito Sarmi, con una profundidad de 23 kilómetros.

Earthquake study casts doubt on early warnings but hints at improved forecasting

Fri, 06 Sep 2019 11:54:00 +0200spacedaily (en)

A recent study investigated around 100,000 localized seismic events to search for patterns in the data. University of Tokyo Professor Satoshi Ide discovered that earthquakes of differing magnitudes have more in common than was previously thought. This suggests development of early warning systems may be more difficult than hoped.

California earthquake alert: Big One fears as scientists hope to predict next major quake

Fri, 06 Sep 2019 11:47:00 +0200express (en)

California sits on top of the North American and Pacific tectonic plates which are moving beneath the surface. Seismologists say this movement will inevitably trigger the so-called Big One, a massive earthquake with associated massive loss of life. It was believed that there would be little or no....

Regional Voices: Tohoku

Fri, 06 Sep 2019 11:47:00 +0200japantimes (en)

Sep 6, 2019. Eight years since the Great East Japan Earthquake, some survivors of the disaster still live in uncertainty as they fall between the cracks of governmental policy that is meant to support them. Now, 176 families who live in public apartment complexes within Sendai will have ... Aug 2, 2019.

Model shakes up earthquakes forecasting

Fri, 06 Sep 2019 11:08:00 +0200agenparl (en)

(AGENPARL) – London (Ontario Canada), ven 06 settembre 2019. Findings by a Western-led international research team may mitigate hazard, damage, even loss of life by helping forecast the largest possible earthquake within a series of quakes, according to a study published today.

26.516 Visitas · Realizan megasimulacro de terremoto y tsunami en la región de Valparaíso

Fri, 06 Sep 2019 10:22:00 +0200biobiochile (es)

Cerca del mediodía de este jueves se realizó el megasimulacro de terremoto y tsunami en la región de Valparaíso, en el que se espera que participen 180 mil personas. La operación simuló los procedimientos ante la ocurrencia de un sismo de mayor intensidad que dificultaría mantenerse en pie y un eventual tsunami.

NOTICE TO MEMBERS Petition 0180/2011 by Benvenuto Razzaboni and Cinzia Vaccari (Italian), on on protection of the Valli Mirandolesi Natura 2000 site and other sites in Emilia Romagna in danger of being damaged by the CisPadana Motorway Petition 1468/2016 by Luca Ferioli (Italian) on the....

Fri, 06 Sep 2019 10:09:00 +0200europarl (en)

CM\1187823EN.docx PE472.149v03-00 EN United in diversity EN European Parliament 2019-2024 Committee on Petitions 30.8.2019 NOTICE TO MEMBERS Subject: Petition 0180/2011 by Benvenuto Razzaboni and Cinzia Vaccari (Italian), on on protection of the Valli Mirandolesi Natura 2000 site and other sites in....

Hokkaido marks first anniversary of deadly earthquake

Fri, 06 Sep 2019 07:19:00 +0200japantimes (en)

SAPPORO – Hokkaido on Friday marked the first anniversary of a powerful earthquake which claimed 44 lives and triggered Japan’s first prefecture-wide blackout. The magnitude 6.7 quake jolted Hokkaido in the early hours of Sept. 6, 2018, injuring 785 people and damaging thousands of homes.

Terremoto en Nicoya incrementó actividad en península y cordillera

Fri, 06 Sep 2019 06:48:00 +0200teletica (es)

Este 5 de setiembre se cumplen 7 años de aquel movimiento que a las 8 con 42 minutos de la mañana sorprendió a toda Costa Rica con una fuerza de 7 punto 6 grados. La sismicidad en el origen de aquel terremoto se mantuvo alta por al menos 2 años al registrarse hasta 275 sismos por año por encima de....

Quake hits off Oregon coast

Fri, 06 Sep 2019 06:14:00 +0200bendbulletin (en)

COOS BAY — An underwater earthquake with an initial 5.9 magnitude struck off the Southern Oregon Coast. The U.S. Geological Survey said Thursday that no tsunami was expected from the quake, which happened about 180 miles from land at a depth of 7 miles. There were no reports of damage or injuries. The quake Thursday was preceded by one with a 3.

Más de 200 mil personas participaron del simulacro de terremoto y tsunami en la región de Valparaíso

Fri, 06 Sep 2019 05:52:00 +0200biobiochile (es)

Más de 200 mil personas participaron del simulacro de terremoto de magnitud 7.7 y posterior tsunami que se realizó en la región de Valparaíso. Tras la evaluación, las autoridades valoraron el ejercicio en vistas a mejorar los tiempos de respuesta ante estas eventuales emergencias.

Dien Bien reports 8th earthquake in 2019

Fri, 06 Sep 2019 05:15:00 +0200vnanet-en (en)

An earthquake measuring 3.3 on the Richter scale hit the northwestern province of Dien Bien on September 5, which is the 8th to happen in the province this year. Nguyen Thai Son, head of the Dien Bien seismic monitoring station said the quake struck at a little after 5 am in Muong Nhe district, about 120 km from the centre of Dien Bien Phu city.

24 FOG TOKYO (11 a.m.)

Fri, 06 Sep 2019 04:44:00 +0200japantimes (en)

The organizing committee for the Tokyo Games is considering using artificial snow to ease the expected summer heat during the events, officials said Wednesday. The committee will test the cooling effects of artificial snow sprayed onto uncovered seats at the Sea Forest Waterway in Tokyo's Koto Wa...

Anish Tiwari

Fri, 06 Sep 2019 04:35:00 +0200kathmandupost (en)

. Anish Tiwari is the Sindhupalchowk correspondent for Kantipur Publications. The protesters were staging demonstrations demanding payment for their work when the clash occurred. The landslide that occurred on Wednesday night was aggravated not just by rain but by the haphazard construction of roads, locals say.

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