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04/17/2018: USGS forecasts 400 fires, 20,000 people trapped in elevators, 400,000 homeless in East Bay earthquake (NY Times)
04/17/2018: San Francisco’s Big Seismic Gamble (NY Times)
04/10/2018: Aftershocks hit Papua New Guinea as it recovers from a remote major earthquake (Random Thoughts)
04/10/2018: USA: Federal funding increase moves ShakeAlert closer to reality (Prevention Web)
04/10/2018: Magnitude 6.2 earthquake rattles Chile (Sify)
04/10/2018: Haiti Records 20 Earthquakes During First Quarter Of This Year (Pride News)
04/09/2018: Wales earthquake is biggest 'onshore UK event' in 10 years (Bismarck Tribune)
04/06/2018: PNG earthquake’s political aftershocks require careful handling (East Asia Forum)
04/05/2018: 6.2 magnitude quake strikes Mindanao in Philippines: USGS (Indian Express)
04/04/2018: Can Asia improve its mixed record on disaster preparedness? (Nikkei Asian Review)
04/04/2018: Is the Ring of Fire becoming more active? (Nikkei Asian Review)
04/04/2018: Lori Dengler: April 1, 1946 tsunami no joke (Eureka Times-Standard)
04/03/2018: Mag 5.9 quake shakes El Salvador, but no damage reported (ABC News)
04/03/2018: Powerful 6.8 quake strikes Bolivia: USGS (Business Standard India)
04/03/2018: Modeling future earthquake and tsunami risk in southeast Japan (Innovations Report)
04/03/2018: A giant crack in Kenya opens up, but what's causing it? (CBS News)
04/03/2018: Mexico analyzes seismological footprint with Japanese technology (Notimex)
04/03/2018: Major insurer to charge more for high risk earthquake prone homes yesterday (Newstalk ZB)
04/02/2018: What on Earth? (What on Earth?)
03/29/2018: How effective are earthquake warnings? (Financial Express Bangladesh)
03/28/2018: Watch a beautiful documentary about Ryuichi Sakamoto’s tsunami-damaged piano (Fact Magazine)
03/28/2018: Earthquake imminent; Geological Survey Authority warns (Graphic Ghana)
03/27/2018: Top Ten Doomsday Disasters (Top Ten Doomsday Disasters)
03/27/2018: San Diego Fourth Graders Learn About Tsunami Hazard (San Diego County OES)
03/27/2018: Are You in the Zone? It's Tsunami Preparedness Week in California! (ECA)
03/26/2018: Governor Brown Issues Proclamation Declaring Tsunami Preparedness Week (Cal OES)
03/26/2018: Second Annual Tsunami Preparedness Walk and Resource Fair Helps Residents Prepare for Future Disasters (LB Post)
03/26/2018: Seal Beach to participate in 2018 National Tsunami Preparedness Week (Orange County Breeze)
03/26/2018: It’s Tsunami Preparedness Week; here are 8 things to know to stay safe (OC Register)
03/23/2018: Preparing for the potential high tides ahead (Signal Hill Tribune)
03/23/2018: Officials to test tsunami warning system in Central and Southern California during Tsunami Preparedness Week (NOAA)
03/23/2018: Tsunami Warning Communications Test (North Coast): Del Norte, Humboldt, and Mendocino Counties (NOAA)
03/20/2018: Candles on the Sand (Santa Monica Mirror)
03/14/2018: Register for the "Webinar on Tsunamis" This Tuesday!
02/20/2018: Earthquake early warning: How the U.S. trails Mexico in potential life-saver (
02/19/2018: Earthquake shakes southern Mexico for second time in three days (
02/19/2018: Large Mexico quakes offer clues about the Northwest (
02/17/2018: Britain reacts to an underwhelming" earthquake" (
02/17/2018: 7.2 quake damages 50 homes, but Mexico avoids major destruction (
02/17/2018: Helicopter Assessing Earthquake Damage Crashes In Mexico, Killing 13 (
02/16/2018: Magnitude 7.2 earthquake slams Mexico's Oaxaca state (
02/15/2018: How to Prepare Your Community for a Disaster (
02/06/2018: Quake alerts no substitute for resilient buildings, communities (
02/06/2018: 2 dead, 198 injured after 6.4-magnitude quake off Taiwan (
02/06/2018: M6.4 Taiwan temblor leaves at least two dead, topples hotel: premier (
02/05/2018: Philippines volcano seen from space in satellite images (
02/05/2018: Weak Hydrogen Bonds Key to Strong, Tough Infrastructure (
02/05/2018: Lava fountains, rumbling, earthquakes continue at Mayon (
02/05/2018: Hualien quakes sign that Taiwan has entered 100-year earthquake cycle: Researcher (
02/05/2018: 'Swarm' of 19 earthquakes strike eastern Taiwan on Tuesday (
02/04/2018: Global toll from landslides is heaviest in developing countries (
02/02/2018: China launches satellite to study earthquake precursors (
02/02/2018: Should you buy earthquake insurance? (
02/02/2018: Surviving natural disasters: Earthquake and tsunami scenarios (
02/01/2018: WATCH | Mayon Volcano spews less lava but more ash; experts remain watchful (
01/31/2018: Pakistan and Afghanistan rocked by deadly earthquake (
01/31/2018: Japan: Resilient Infrastructure PPPs - Contracts and Procurement: The Case of Japan (
01/31/2018: NZ_s big natural disaster questions get $1m EQC research funding (
01/31/2018: Retrofit Grants Available for California Homes (CEA)
01/29/2018: Tsunami Drill: School Tsunami Preparedness (
01/29/2018: Lecture to tell how to camp in house after disaster strikes (
01/27/2018: Emergency Management Experts Encourage San Franciscans to Prepare for Disasters (
01/24/2018: What sets this week_s tsunami apart from the 1964 earthquake and tsunami (
01/23/2018: Earthquake Shakes Alaska and Sends a Shudder of Alarm Along the Coast (New York Times)
11/28/2017: Surprise: Increased Hurricane Activity During the Younger Dryas (
11/28/2017: 'Megathrust' Earthquake And Tsunami Could Ravage New Zealand (
11/25/2017: A call for preparedness (
11/24/2017: Israel raises tsunami awareness (
10/22/2017: Millions Worldwide Participate In 2017 Great ShakeOut Earthquake Drills (
10/20/2017: The Whole State of California Did an Earthquake Drill. Here's How You Can Prepare, Too. (
10/19/2017: California Prepares for the 'Big One' With Earthquake Drill (
10/19/2017: Memories of the Northridge Earthquake ripple as CSUN takes part in the Great ShakeOut (
10/16/2017: Millions Worldwide Participate In 2017 Great ShakeOut Earthquake Drills (SCEC)
10/16/2017: Great California ShakeOut Southern California Primary Media Event – Expo Park in Los Angeles (SCEC)
10/13/2017: Great California ShakeOut Southern California Primary Media Event – Expo Park in Los Angeles (SCEC)
10/13/2017: Great California ShakeOut Bay Area Primary Media Event – Google Offices in Mountain View (SCEC)
10/11/2017: Millions of California Residents to Participate in ShakeOut, the World's Largest Earthquake Drill (SCEC)
10/10/2017: How Radio and TV Stations Can Support Nationwide Participation in Great ShakeOut Earthquake Drills (SCEC)
04/15/2017: ShakeOut Earthquake Drill (
04/15/2017: Prepare athon earthquakes_htg_final_508 (
03/24/2017: Japanese Earthquake Simulators Shake You Out Of Complacency (
02/27/2017: UNDP DRM launches educational game against disasters at UNESCO palace (
02/23/2017: Alberta's emergency task force prepared for disaster (
02/09/2017: Sister city delegation to visit Japan (
02/07/2017: Aceh Determined To Bounce Back From... (
11/01/2016: BIG Earthquake/Tsunami Event Is Now Possible Out There In The Pacific!!!!! A 5.9 Struck on Tuesday AND One Could Be Much Bigger!!! Be Watching!!! (
10/29/2016: Earthquake shake out (
10/25/2016: City staff practices earthquake drill (
10/25/2016: FEMA Encourages Participation in Oct. 20 Great ShakeOut Earthquake Drill (
10/25/2016: APTS Commends Public Broadcasting, Emergency Services in Great California ShakeOut (
10/21/2016: Nouveau tremblement de terre au Japon, pas de victimes (
10/21/2016: NEWSALERT-TWITTER - Twitter, Spotify disrupted as internet provider reports attack. (AFP) NSA 10211825 NNNN (
10/20/2016: 5 things you need to know Thursday (
10/18/2016: FEMA: $866 Million in California earthquake, fire risk-reduction grants awarded since Loma Prieta, Oakland-Berkeley Hills Fire (
10/18/2016: FEMA Bulletin Week of October 17, 2016 (
10/17/2016: “Drop, Cover, and Hold On”: Worldwide ShakeOut drill to be held 20 October (
09/28/2016: 10/20 Earthquake Drills (
09/06/2016: Scientists may have solved mystery of giant Midwest earthquakes (Science Magazine)
07/22/2016: Marines join Okinawan exercise to prepare for disasters
07/20/2016: Tokyo jolted by third quake in four days - Breitbart
07/18/2016: Mid-Market Firms Fall Short on Natural Catastrophe Risk Management: Assurex Global
07/17/2016: Ten priority areas identified under NDMP to improve response capacity
05/04/2016: 5 things to avoid if an earthquake strikes (AccuWeather Inc.)
04/19/2016: The Latest: Ecuador says death toll from quake jumps to 413 (
04/19/2016: Ecuador counts over 400 quake deaths, damage in the billions (
04/19/2016: Aftershocks Rattle Japan as Deaths From Quakes Rise to 45 (The New York Times)
04/19/2016: Dramatic Rescue Amid Rubble Gives Ecuador Hope for Survivors (The New York Times)
04/19/2016: Preparing for the Big One (Huffington Post)
04/19/2016: More aftershocks feared in wake of Kumamoto quake (
04/19/2016: Japan Earthquake: 'I Thought I Was Going to Die' (The New York Times)
03/28/2016: 2016 One-Year Seismic Hazard Forecast for the Central and Eastern United States (USGS)
03/07/2016: Documenting Tohoku's long road to recovery (The Japan Times)
01/27/2016: MAN-MADE EARTHQUAKE/TSUNAMI ALERT (JAN 27, 2016): CIA Plotting Apocalyptic Man-Made Earthquake/Tsunami Attack this January—California, Hawaii, Japan, Mexico, New York City & Seattle Most Likely to Suffer Attack (
10/22/2015: Lost in translation: German couple try to flee Dunedin due to quake forecast (The Press)
10/16/2015: The Great ShakeOut (Oman Observer)
06/15/2015: Businessmen back MMDA’s quake drill (Manila Standard Today)
05/29/2015: How to Establish an Earthquake Preparedness Plan? (Before It's News)
05/29/2015: San Andreas, The Movie: 5 Geology Facts Versus Fictions (Science 2.0)
05/29/2015: UNR lab director separates facts from earthquake fiction in movie 'San Andreas' (Carson Now)
05/21/2015: Earthquake’s “Triangle of Life” Hoax Debunked by PHIVOLCS (Philnews)
05/20/2015: Disaster preparation keys Building Safety Month (News Tribune)
05/12/2015: Earthquake - Standing on Shaky Ground (Bali Advertiser)
05/05/2015: Be prepared for the big Shakeout (Fairfax Media Digital Edition)
05/01/2015: Earthquake safety at home (The Himalayan Times)
10/19/2014: Facebook Launches Safety Check Feature for Natural Disasters (Mauritius business)
10/16/2014: Damaged National Cathedral Hosts ‘Great ShakeOut’ Earthquake Drill (CBS Baltimore)
10/16/2014: Great Shakeout to Prepare Millions of People for Earthquakes (Claims Journal)
10/16/2014: Millions to Participate in `Great ShakeOut` Earthquake Drill (Yahoo! News)
10/16/2014: Millions to participate in Great ShakeOut earthquake drill (ABC7 News)
10/16/2014: 25 million to join ‘Great Shakeout’ earthquake drill (American Banking & Market News)
10/16/2014: Preparing For Earthquakes With The 'Great ShakeOut' Drill (
10/16/2014: Students participate in Great ShakeOut safety drill (Wmc Tv)
10/16/2014: Global Earthquake Preparedness Day (Q 101.9)
10/16/2014: Washington National Cathedral to host 4th annual 'ShakeOut Earthquake Drill' event (
10/15/2014: Great ShakeOut Earthquake Drill is Oct. 16th (Nebraska Radio Network)
10/15/2014: Nebraskans To Prepare For Earthquakes October 16 (1011Now)
10/15/2014: Nebraskans urged to participate in earthquake drill Thursday (KMTV)
10/15/2014: Great ShakeOut getting underway at National Cathedral (Wusa9)
10/15/2014: Earthquake-damaged Washington National Cathedral hosts drill; Millions participate in nationwide earthquake preparedness events (
10/15/2014: Quake-damaged Washington National Cathedral hosts experts as part of national earthquake drill (The Republic (AP))
10/15/2014: American Red Cross urging Oklahomans to participate in earthquake preparedness drill (The Republic (AP))
10/15/2014: Ohioans practice earthquake response, joining millions of participants in regional exercise (The Republic (AP))
10/15/2014: Ohioans practice earthquake response in exercise (
10/15/2014: Damaged DC cathedral hosts earthquake drill event (Voice of Alexandria)
10/15/2014: Great Shakeout: Companies practice reaction to earthquakes (The Journal Record)
10/14/2014: Great Shakeout to prepare millions of people for earthquakes (ShakeOut)
10/14/2014: Más de 25.2 millones de personas participarán en simulacro de sismos (
10/12/2014: Nebraskans to Take Part in Earthquake Drill (KFOR 1240am)
10/10/2014: (Neb.)-Great ShakeOut Earthquake Drill To Be Held Thursday (
10/09/2014: The likelihood of a California Big One “uncomfortably high”: Experts (Knowledge Bylanes)
09/05/2014: Earthquake Preparedness: Household Precautions for the Big One (Remodelista)
10/24/2013: Greater Manilans need all-out earthquake drills (
10/23/2013: Blair Pointe drops, covers and holds on (Peru Tribune)
10/22/2013: News: JECC participates in largest earthquake exercise ever (DVIDS)
10/21/2013: News: Team Niagara participates in the Great ShakeOut drill (DVIDS)
10/20/2013: West Side schools test earthquake readiness (The Spokesman-Review)
10/19/2013: Global Earthquake Drill a Success (Occupational Health & Safety)
10/18/2013: 「蹲下、掩護、穩住」 卑詩地震演習 (世界新聞網-北美華文新聞、華商資訊)
10/18/2013: 地震大演習 全球千萬人疏散 (世界新聞網-北美華文新聞、華商資訊)
10/18/2013: 全省69萬人演習大地震 (加拿大温哥华中文新闻网 - 星岛日报)
10/18/2013: 美國舉行世界最大規模地震演習 場面逼真(高清組圖) ( / 6) (中國網 - 新聞中心)
10/17/2013: Милиони американци тренират оцеляване при земетресение (
10/17/2013: DRILL Alert – An Earthquake has Occurred in your area (Oct 17,2013) (Before It's News)
10/17/2013: Despite a few earthquakes in Ireland this year, we’re not signed up to earthquake drill today (Yahoo! News UK & Ireland)
10/17/2013: Earthquake Preparedness Tips for Property Owners (Buildings)
10/17/2013: Earthquake Preparedness Tips for Property Owners (Interiors And Sources)
10/17/2013: Four Countries Mobilize for Global Earthquake Drill (
10/17/2013: Millions to take part in global earthquake drill (Yahoo! News)
10/17/2013: 洛马普列塔地震纪念日 旧金山小学训练避难 (大紀元)
10/17/2013: 全球最大地震演習 近千萬加州人參與 (04:20) (Oriental Daily WAP)
10/17/2013: Your City Might Not Be Ready for the Next Big Quake (Time Magazine (Europe))
10/17/2013: 近70萬人參與 卑詩舉行地震大演習 (环球华网加拿大)
10/17/2013: 近70万人参与 卑诗举行地震大演习 (环球华网)
10/17/2013: 全球最大规模地震演习 近2500万人参与 (中化新网)
10/16/2013: BOMA ready for world’s biggest earthquake drill (Real Estate Weekly)
10/16/2013: Earthquake drill scheduled for today (
10/14/2013: Great ShakeOut Oct. 17 (The News Guard)
10/13/2013: Triple Threat… (Before It's News)
10/13/2013: Debt Ceiling Deadline Approaches; New Jersey Senate Race Tightens; Red Sox Vs. Tigers ( - Transcripts)
10/10/2013: DROP, COVER and HOLD ON! (The Ismaili)
10/10/2013: The Great ShakeOut drill: Do you know what to do when an earthquake strikes? (The Ismaili)
10/10/2013: Join American Red Cross for Great ShakeOut Earthquake Drill - October 17 (FOX 14 TV)
10/09/2013: Alitalia and the great European airline shakeout (Report on Business - The Globe and Mail)
10/09/2013: Is Homeland Security Preparing for the Next Wall Street Collapse? (Truthout)
10/08/2013: Brazil’s Pm Furious Over Spying, Canada Looking Into Matter (Zimbio)
10/08/2013: Is Homeland Security preparing for the next Wall Street collapse? (Intrepid Report)
10/07/2013: Is Homeland Security Preparing for the Next Wall Street Collapse? – The Last Desperate Thrashings of a Dinosaur (Before It's News)
10/07/2013: The Great Globalization ShakeOut (A.T. Kearney)
10/07/2013: Is Homeland Security Preparing For The Next Wall Street Collapse? (Before It's News)
10/05/2013: 10/17/13: EQ Drills, NEO’s, Economic Shutdown & More! (Before It's News)
10/01/2013: Great Shake Out: Earthquake Preparedness (The Peoples Voice)
08/31/2013: The World: 'ShakeOut' earthquake drills spreading across Japan (AllVoices)
08/25/2013: “Secure Your Space” to Get Ready for the “Great ShakeOut” (PRWeb)
04/04/2013: DAV students make mock earthquake drill a success (Hindustan Times - News)

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Great ShakeOut Earthquake Drills Step 1: Secure it now! Step 2: Make a plan Step 3: Make disaster kits Step 4: Is your place safe? Step 5: Drop, Cover, and Hold On Step 6: Check it out! Step 7: Communicate and recover!