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World’s shallowest slow motion earthquakes detected off the North Island's east coast

17 months ago by Laura Wallace

An international team of researchers from the US, Japan and New Zealand have found that slow-motion earthquakes or “slow slip events” can rupture the shallow portion of a fault that...

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The Story of Ocosta School

17 months ago by Caroline Orchiston, David Johnston, Emily Lambie, Julia Becker, Kate Boersen, Steve Jensen

Ocosta School, Westport, Washington State, USA has developed the first tsunami vertical evacuation structure in western USA. Paula Ackerlun, the Superintendent of the School District in Westport, Washington State  was instrumental...

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