The really, really big one! And it isn’t California.

  • July 17, 2015

An article published in The New Yorker has placed Northwest residents on the edge about "The Really Big One," a potential 9.0 earthquake that's predicted to pummel Portland and Seattle sometime in the next 50 years (the article says the odds of a big earthquake…

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What is going on in Nevada? An earthquake swarm raises anxiety.

  • November 11, 2014

An earthquake swarm that has been striking a corner of the Nevada desert near the Oregon and California border for months has intensified in recent days, prompting new warnings from seismologists.   There have been 150 in the last week alone! About 750 earthquakes, mostly magnitude…

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Loma Prieta earthquake – 25 years ago today

  • October 17, 2014

Happy 25th Anniversary! October 17 is the 25th Anniversary of the Loma Prieta Earthquake – it shook the San Francisco Bay Area at 5:04 PM of the third game of the World Series. Luckily, the San Francisco Giants were playing the Oakland A's and most…

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