Volcanic Activity Worldwide: Monday August 8, 2016

Eruption of Sinabung this morning (image: PVMBG) Source: Volcano Discovery Brava (Cape Verde): Seismic activity has decreased since its peak with shallow earthquakes around 2 August which had triggered fears that a new eruption could occur in the near future. Authorities remain at alert while groups of scientists are currently monitoring the situation. Sinabung (Sumatra,…

San Andreas Fault is Ready to Blow, Says Expert

By Natural News Editors – Natural News (NaturalNews) A leading earthquake scientist has said that the San Andreas fault in Southern California is ready to blow any day now. According to Thomas Jordan, director of the Southern California Earthquake Center, the San Andreas fault is “locked, loaded and ready to roll”. (Article by Sean Adl-Tabatabai,…

Volcanic Activity Worldwide: Monday July 25, 2016

Source: Volcano Discovery Sakurajima (Kyushu, Japan): After more than 3 weeks with no recorded eruption, a strong vulcanian-type explosion occurred this evening at 00:02 past midnight (15:02 UTC). The initial estimate of the ash plume was corrected from 10,000 to 20,000 ft (6 km) altitude, making the event one of the larger ones among Sakurajima’s…

Preparing for the Unpredictable: Megaquake, Tsunami May Forever Alter the Pacific Northwest

Originally posted on TheSurvivalPlaceBlog:
In 2011, an earthquake generated a devastating tsunami that was observed across the Pacific and caused tremendous local devastation in Japan. (Photo/Shunichi Koshimura) By Michael Kuhne – AccuWeather Stretching more than 600 miles (965 km) along the coastline from Vancouver Island down to California’s Cape Mendocino lies a sleeping, tectonic giant capable…