Monthly Archives: July 2016

  • New AGU 2016 Session on Geohazards in urban basins

    Posted 07/20/16

    Dear Colleagues, We would like to call your attention to AGU session NH014, “New Geophysical Methods for Understanding Geohazards in Urban Basins”. The session aims to bring together researchers using seismology to study basin seismic response, geodetic measurements to study basin subsidence, and other shallow geophysical imaging aimed at studying geomorphological and hyrdogeological hazards. See […]

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Another Puff of Ash From KlyuchevskoyDuring much of August, ash streamed from the ever active volcano on the Kamchatka Peninsula. [...]

So Many Ways to View an EclipseThe total solar eclipse proved spectacular whether seen from space, the ground, or mid-flight. [...]

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Builders of hydroelectric dams are required to perform seismic hazard studies before their designs a [...]

Before the flood: What drives preparedness?More targeted efforts are needed from both the public and private insurance sectors in order to enco [...]

Hot spot at Hawaii? Not so fastGeophysicists use a new model to conclude that volcanic hot spots around the globe aren't movin [...]

Florida flood risk study identifies priorities for property buyoutsA study of flood damage in Florida proposes prioritizing property buyouts based on flood risk, ecolo [...]

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