Tsunami
Critics: Oregon courts disaster with new tsunami-zone law  PHYS.ORG · 1 week
With sunlight sparkling off surrounding Yaquina Bay, workers are putting up an ocean-studies building, smack in the middle of an area expected to one day be hit by a tsunami. more
Researchers develop improved method for studying tsunami risk to bridges, buildings, roads  SCIENCE DAILY · 1 week
Researchers are paving the way toward greater safety for coastal residents and infrastructure by developing a better means of modeling the destructive force of... more
Researchers develop improved method for studying tsunami risk to bridges, buildings, roads  PHYS.ORG · 1 week
Researchers at Oregon State University are paving the way toward greater safety for coastal residents and infrastructure by developing a better means of modeling... more
Researchers study largest impact crater in the US, buried for 35 million years  PHYS.ORG · 1 week
About 35 million years ago, an asteroid hit the ocean off the East Coast of North America. Its impact formed a 25-mile... more
Researchers suggest Lomonosov crater could be more evidence of mega-tsunami on Mars  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
A team of researchers from France, Australia and Spain has found evidence that suggests the Lomonosov crater impact event on Mars could have been... more
Indonesia lifts tsunami warning after powerful quake off Java  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
Indonesian authorities lifted a tsunami warning late Friday after a powerful earthquake earlier struck off the southern coast of heavily populated Java island. more
Epic 'Terminator' Events Could Result in Gargantuan Solar Tsunamis, New Studies Suggest  LIVE SCIENCE · 4 weeks
What causes the sun's 11-year cycle of sunspot activity? According to two new studies, it could be literal tsunamis of plasma. more
'Terminators' on the Sun trigger plasma tsunamis and the start of new solar cycles  PHYS.ORG · 1 month
In a pair of new papers, scientists paint a picture of how solar cycles suddenly die, potentially causing tsunamis of... more
Misunderstood storm surge threat can be every bit as deadly as a tsunami  PHYS.ORG · 1 month
One of the most powerful tropical storms ever recorded, Typhoon Haiyan, rampaged across the central Philippines in 2013, causing the deaths of... more
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