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Earthquakes

From Oceanus Magazine

March 9, 2012

Lessons from the 2011 Japan Quake

What have scientists learned about its cause and consequences?

May 21, 2010

Lessons from the Haiti Earthquake

Knowing how and where to rebuild can save lives

September 30, 2007

Seismometer Deployed Atop Underwater Volcano

New buoy system offers early warnings of eruptions

Jian Lin interview
May 15, 2006

Worlds Apart, But United by the Oceans

A conversation with geophysicist Jian Lin

June 21, 2005

Oceanographic Telecommuting

'Virtual' chief scientist directs a research cruise without leaving land

rapid response
May 2, 2005

Rapid Response

Scientists scramble for rare opportunity to catch an underwater volcanic eruption in action

Ears in the Ocean
August 3, 2004

Ears in the Ocean

Hydrophones reveal a whole lot of previously undetected seafloor shaking going on

Earthshaking Events
June 30, 2004

Earthshaking Events

New research on land and sea reinvigorates hopes of forecasting where earthquakes are likely to occur

Peering into the Crystal Fabric of Rocks
June 22, 2004

Peering into the Crystal Fabric of Rocks

When you get right down to it, earthquakes and volcanoes have atomic-scale causes

Listening Closely to 'See' Into the Earth
March 5, 2004

Listening Closely to 'See' Into the Earth

A new national facility of cutting-edge seafloor seismographs probes Earth's interior

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