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10/09/2018: SIgn Up for Great Shakeout Earthquake Drill: National Event Allows Individual to Practice Response (FEMA)
10/01/2018: University of Nevada, Reno's seismological lab uses drill to help Nevadans learn, prepare for earthquakes (YubaNet)
10/01/2018: Registration underway for Great Nevada ShakeOut public earthquake drill (CarsonNOW.org)
10/01/2018: FEMA to conduct emergency alert system test Wednesday (Eureka Times-Standard)
09/24/2018: September's National Preparedness Month is a Reminder to Join Millions in October's Great ShakeOut Earthquake Drills (SCEC)
09/18/2018: Lessons from Mexico's earthquake early warning system (Prevention Web)
09/13/2018: Campus Safety Magazine September 2018 Issue (Campus Safety Magazine)
08/27/2018: August 2018 Issue, TsuInfo Alert (NTHMP)
08/27/2018: Earthquake Preparedness: Join Campuses Worldwide for the Great ShakeOut Drill (Campus Safety Magazine)
08/27/2018: How USC Integrates the Great ShakeOut Into Its Emergency Management Plan (Campus Safety Magazine)
08/22/2018: A Milestone for Forecasting Earthquake Hazards (AGU EOS)
08/14/2018: Heroic nurses react to eathquake in southwest China (South China Morning Post )
08/13/2018: Lombok earthquake death toll surges above 400 (CNN)
08/13/2018: Only deadly NZ tsunami on record hit the Chathams, 150 years ago (The Press NZ)
08/10/2018: Indonesian Islands Were Shaken in Quake. Tourists' Confidence Was Too. (New York Times)
08/09/2018: Forget Doorframes: Expert Advice on Earthquake Survival Strategies (Scientific American)
08/08/2018: Hunting for Landslides from Cascadia’s Great Earthquakes (AGU EOS)
08/07/2018: The Latest: Soldiers pull man alive from collapsed mosque (ABC News)
08/07/2018: More Than 100 Dead After Indonesia's 2nd Major Earthquake In A Week (AOL Canada)
08/07/2018: Research finds that earthquakes can systematically trigger other ones on the opposite side of Earth (Continuity Central)
08/06/2018: Better Performance and New Features on USGS Earthquake Website (AGU EOS)
08/06/2018: Indonesia Earthquake: At Least 98 Dead and 20,000 Homeless (New York Times)
08/06/2018: Surrey earthquakes: Scientists call for oil drilling ban as mysterious tremors continue to strike region (The Independent)
08/01/2018: Re-measuring Mt Everest (Nepali Times)
07/31/2018: New Model Reveals Rips in Earth's Mantle Layer Below Southern Tibet (Research & Development)
07/30/2018: Shakeout drill successful, says city gov’t (Manila Bulletin)
07/28/2018: Lombok earthquake: 14 killed on Indonesian tourist island (CNN)
07/28/2018: Deadly Quake Strikes Indonesian Island of Lombok (The New York Times)
07/26/2018: Big one' coming? Earthquakes off the West Coast could eventually trigger a global event (FOX News)
07/24/2018: Researchers develop model for predicting landslides caused by earthquakes (PHYS.ORG)
07/22/2018: Minor earthquake again shakes Sea of Galilee (The Times of Israel)
07/22/2018: Iran SHAKES after fourth major earthquake hits country in two days (express.co.uk)
07/21/2018: Frida the hero dog gets her own statue for saving people in wake of Mexico earthquake (CBS NEWS)
07/16/2018: The 'death box' where Seattle earthquake researchers work (KUOW)
07/14/2018: CHECKLIST: What barangays should prepare for an earthquake (Rappler)
07/14/2018: How to put together an earthquake/typhoon preparedness kit at the �100 shop (Japan Today)
07/14/2018: ARC 'Pillowcase Project' increases hazard awareness (Hill Country Community Journal)
07/11/2018: Watch Cats Run 10 Seconds Before an Earthquake Hits (Huffington Post)
07/10/2018: Israel Steps Up Earthquake Preparation after Series of Tremors (CBN News)
07/10/2018: Be Prepared: Safety Tips to Follow Before, During and After an Earthquake (The Jerusalem Post)
07/10/2018: 9 natural disasters that took the lives of hundreds of thousands (Business Insider)
07/09/2018: Estimate: 80,000 Buildings in Danger of Collapsing in Face of Earthquake (The Jerusalem Post)
07/03/2018: What's shakin'? Broadband networks, fiber-optic cables could help detect earthquakes (USA Today)
07/02/2018: What was learned form the Osaka earthquake? (Japan Times)
06/29/2018: New Simulations Break Down Potential Impact of a Major Quake by Building Location and Size (Office of Science - U.S. Department of Energy)
06/28/2018: Explosions at Hawaii's Kilauea summit keep producing magnitude 5.3 quakes (CNN)
06/27/2018: A Seismic Change in Predicting How Earthqaukes Will Shake Tall Buildings (New York Times)
06/26/2018: Hokkaido and Pacific coast now understood to face higher risk of powerful earthquakes (Japan Times)
06/26/2018: Leading earthquake scientists, engineers, and policymakers convene so societies can better prepare to survive and recover (Philadelphia Tribune)
06/24/2018: Local authorities say more than 6,000 structures were damaged in recent Osaka earthquake (Japan Times)
06/22/2018: Summer Could Trigger Major Earthquakes (It's Not Why You Think) (LiveScience)
06/21/2018: Researchers say an earthquake emoji could save lives (Fast Company)
06/18/2018: Writing About Earthquakes, and Feeling One (New York Times)
06/18/2018: No, World Cup Fans Didn't Trigger an Earthquake. Here's Why. (National Geographic)
06/18/2018: 4 dead after Osaka hit with massive 6.1 magnitude earthquake (Dayton Daily News)
06/18/2018: Mexico fans may have caused an earthquake while celebrating World Cup win (Deseret Morning News)
06/17/2018: Earthquake kills 3, injures hundreds in western Japan (LA Times)
06/14/2018: Northland introduces indoor tsunami alerting option (Insurance Business New Zealand)
06/14/2018: Underwater fiber-optic cables could moonlight as earthquake sensors (Science News Online)
06/13/2018: National Security: National Preparedness Month (ALA In the Know eBulletin)
06/13/2018: Smart ECBS boosts NDRRMC disaster preparedness efforts (SwirlingOverCoffee)
06/05/2018: Why is Guatemala's volcanic eruption so much deadlier than Hawaii's? (CNN.com)
06/04/2018: We still dont know how to predict major earthquakes, and its possible we never will (Yahoo! News)
06/03/2018: How to Pack an Emergency Kit for Any Disaster (nytimes)
05/27/2018: Aichi hopes to see million participate in September quake drill (japantimes)
05/23/2018: How to earthquake proof your home for less than $50 (ABC7)
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)
04/03/2018: 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: Earthquake imminent; Geological Survey Authority warns (Graphic Ghana)
03/27/2018: Top Ten Doomsday Disasters (Top Ten Doomsday Disasters)
03/20/2018: Candles on the Sand (Santa Monica Mirror)
02/20/2018: Earthquake early warning: How the U.S. trails Mexico in potential life-saver (sfchronicle.com)
02/19/2018: Earthquake shakes southern Mexico for second time in three days (yahoo.com)
02/19/2018: Large Mexico quakes offer clues about the Northwest (king5.com)
02/17/2018: Britain reacts to an underwhelming" earthquake" (bbc.co.uk)
02/17/2018: 7.2 quake damages 50 homes, but Mexico avoids major destruction (pe.com)
02/17/2018: Helicopter Assessing Earthquake Damage Crashes In Mexico, Killing 13 (huffingtonpost.ca)
02/16/2018: Magnitude 7.2 earthquake slams Mexico's Oaxaca state (latimes.com)
02/15/2018: How to Prepare Your Community for a Disaster (nytimes.com)
02/06/2018: Quake alerts no substitute for resilient buildings, communities (news.webindia123.com)
02/06/2018: 2 dead, 198 injured after 6.4-magnitude quake off Taiwan (cnn.com)
02/06/2018: M6.4 Taiwan temblor leaves at least two dead, topples hotel: premier (japantimes.co.jp)
02/05/2018: Philippines volcano seen from space in satellite images (kfqd.com)
02/05/2018: Weak Hydrogen Bonds Key to Strong, Tough Infrastructure (pddnet.com)
02/05/2018: Lava fountains, rumbling, earthquakes continue at Mayon (mb.com.ph)
02/05/2018: Hualien quakes sign that Taiwan has entered 100-year earthquake cycle: Researcher (etaiwannews.com)
02/05/2018: 'Swarm' of 19 earthquakes strike eastern Taiwan on Tuesday (etaiwannews.com)
02/04/2018: Global toll from landslides is heaviest in developing countries (longroom.com)
02/02/2018: China launches satellite to study earthquake precursors (business-standard.com)
02/02/2018: Should you buy earthquake insurance? (abc3340.com)
02/02/2018: Surviving natural disasters: Earthquake and tsunami scenarios (naturalnews.com)
02/01/2018: WATCH | Mayon Volcano spews less lava but more ash; experts remain watchful (interaksyon.com)
01/31/2018: Pakistan and Afghanistan rocked by deadly earthquake (theoldhamtimes.co.uk)
01/31/2018: Japan: Resilient Infrastructure PPPs - Contracts and Procurement: The Case of Japan (reliefweb.int)
01/31/2018: NZ_s big natural disaster questions get $1m EQC research funding (livenews.co.nz)
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 (markgelbart.wordpress.com)
11/28/2017: 'Megathrust' Earthquake And Tsunami Could Ravage New Zealand (ibtimes.com)
11/25/2017: A call for preparedness (sundayobserver.lk)
11/24/2017: Israel raises tsunami awareness (preventionweb.net)
10/22/2017: Millions Worldwide Participate In 2017 Great ShakeOut Earthquake Drills (newkerala.com)
10/20/2017: The Whole State of California Did an Earthquake Drill. Here's How You Can Prepare, Too. (travelandleisure.com)
10/20/2017: Watch: Earthquake simulation for the Great Nevada ShakeOut (rgj.com)
10/19/2017: California Prepares for the 'Big One' With Earthquake Drill (nytimes.com)
10/19/2017: Memories of the Northridge Earthquake ripple as CSUN takes part in the Great ShakeOut (dailynews.com)
10/10/2017: How Radio and TV Stations Can Support Nationwide Participation in Great ShakeOut Earthquake Drills (SCEC)
07/17/2017: 4.1 magnitude earthquake hits near Mercury, north of Pahrump (lvrj.com)
07/03/2017: Earthquake Swarm Near Reno, Nevada (jasperandsardine.wordpress.com)
11/14/2016: First responders in North Las Vegas prepare for possible massive earthquake (news3lv.com)
10/30/2016: Hearth Quake Drill (coyote-tv.com)
10/20/2016: WCSD prepares for the Great Nevada ShakeOut (mynews4.com)
10/20/2016: WCSD prepares for the Great Nevada ShakeOut (foxreno.com)
10/20/2016: Local Schools Duck & Cover in Great Nevada ShakeOut (ktvn.com)
10/20/2016: Students drop, cover, and hold on for Great Nevada ShakeOut day (news3lv.com)
10/03/2016: Great Nevada ShakeOut looking for participants (laketahoenews.net)
05/17/2016: 3.9 earthquake shakes area near Gerlach (Reno Gazette-Journal)
05/05/2016: University's Seismology Lab Hosts 800 Experts, Focuses on Preparedness (KUNR)
04/30/2016: Utah, Arizona and Nevada meet in earthquake country (The Salt Lake Tribune)
04/19/2016: The Latest: Ecuador says death toll from quake jumps to 413 (www.observertoday.com)
04/19/2016: Ecuador counts over 400 quake deaths, damage in the billions (news.uk.msn.com)
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 (www.japantimes.co.jp)
04/19/2016: Japan Earthquake: 'I Thought I Was Going to Die' (The New York Times)
01/26/2016: UNR Lab: Thousands Of Earthquakes Strike Nevada In 2015 (KNPR)
01/09/2016: Face the State
01/09/2016: Face the State
10/13/2015: UNR prepares for the Great Nevada ShakeOut (The Nevada SageBrush)
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)
10/17/2014: Great Nevada Shakeout Prepares Students (KOLO 8)
10/16/2014: Schools, businesses take part in Great Nevada ShakeOut (My News 3)
10/16/2014: What you should do during earthquakes (FOX5Vegas.com)
10/16/2014: Great Nevada ShakeOut aims to make sure residents are ready (KTNV ABC Channel 13)
10/16/2014: The "Great Shake Out" Rocks Nevada Today (Public News Service)
10/16/2014: News 4 Daily Planner - Thursday, October 16 (My News 4)
10/16/2014: "Great ShakeOut" In Nevada Today (Public News Service)
10/14/2014: Great Nevada ShakeOut (My News 3)
10/07/2014: How to prepare for earthquakes in the Silver State (My News 4)
10/06/2014: 3.1 quake today near Pyramid Lake one of many (see map)
10/05/2014: Overnight 3.6-magnitude quake jolts Vegas (Tucson News Now )
10/03/2014: Make Your ShakeOut Drill a Success - Just 2 Weeks Away! (Nevada Business)
09/01/2014: Nevada Division of Emergency Management: Preparing the Silver State (Nevada Business)
07/18/2014: Experts say earthquake risk in Northern Nevada same as a decade ago (My News 4)
10/17/2013: Half a million Nevadans join counterparts worldwide in Great ShakeOut earthquake drill (Daily Journal)
10/17/2013: Magnitude-3.6 earthquake shakes northern Utah (Find Law)
10/17/2013: Nevadans Prepare for a Major Earthquake (8 News NOW)
10/17/2013: Nevada participating in international quake drill (Reno Gazette-Journal(AP))
10/17/2013: Great Shakeout prepares area for earthquake activity (My News 4)
10/17/2013: How prepared are you? (Daily Sparks Tribune)
10/17/2013: Students go under cover in quake drill (Nevada Appeal)
10/16/2013: The Great Nevada Shakeout (My News 4)
10/16/2013: Nevadans ready for rumble with annual earthquake drill (Las Vegas Sun)
10/16/2013: Nevadans encouraged to participate in Thursday Great ShakeOut earthquake drill (Carson Now)
10/16/2013: Statewide earthquake drill today (Elko Daily Free Press)
10/15/2013: Great Nevada ShakeOut Scheduled for Thursday (KTVN Channel 2)
10/15/2013: Great Nevada ShakeOut Scheduled for Thursday (KTVN Channel 2)
10/11/2013: Schools Practice Quake Shakeout (KOLO)
10/11/2013: Schools Practice Quake Shakeout (KOLO)
10/10/2013: Schools Practice Shakeout (KOLO)
10/10/2013: Schools Practice Shakeout (KOLO)
09/19/2013: Sign up for Great Nevada ShakeOut (Lake Tahoe News)
08/26/2013: 4.2 magnitude quake connected to October 2012 swarm (My News 4)
08/25/2013: “Secure Your Space” to Get Ready for the “Great ShakeOut” (PRWeb)
06/20/2013: Take Control Earthquakes are Inevitable but they Need Not be Disasters (Noodls-USA)
04/09/2013: Clark County firefighters lead students in earthquake drill (KTNV ABC Channel 13)
11/07/2012: Working hard to ensure your child's safety (North Lake Tahoe Bonanza)
10/25/2012: All shook up (NewsReview.com)
10/18/2012: The earthquake hits at 10:18 a.m. today (RecordCourier.com)
10/18/2012: Hundreds of Thousands Take Part in 'Great Nevada Shakeout' (ABC News Radio)
10/18/2012: Earthquake drill taking place today (KTNV ABC)
10/18/2012: Nevada participating in Great Nevada ShakeOut today (KTNV ABC)
10/18/2012: Great Shakeout encourages people to participate in earthquake drill (My News 4)
10/18/2012: Students work on earthquake preparedness drills in Shakeout (My News 3)
10/18/2012: The Great Nevada ShakeOut (KOLO)
10/18/2012: Nevada Shakeout: Schools Go Into Earthquake Prep Mode (KTVN Channel 2)
10/18/2012: 'Great Nevada ShakeOut' earthquake drill coming in October (Daily Sparks Tribune)
10/18/2012: Great Nevada ShakeOut promotes earthquake safety (FOX5 Vegas - KVVU)
10/18/2012: Earthquake Drill Sends Students Under Their Desks (8 News NOW)
10/18/2012: Great Nevada ShakeOut Shakes Students (KOLO)
10/17/2012: More participants sought for 'Great Nevada ShakeOut' (RGJ.com(AP))
10/17/2012: County, schools, others to takepart in 'Great Nevada ShakeOut' (RGJ.com(AP))
10/17/2012: County, schools, others to take part in 'Great Nevada ShakeOut' (RGJ.com(AP))
10/16/2012: LAS VEGAS VALLEY PARTICIPATING IN GREAT NEVADA SHAKEOUT (FireEngineering.com)
10/16/2012: More than 100 small earthquakes shake Spanish Springs, Nevada (Before It's News)
10/16/2012: Great Nevada 'ShakeOut' set for Thursday (Carson Now)
10/16/2012: Local, state leaders look to see earthquake preparedness (My News 3)
10/16/2012: Register now for “Great Nevada ShakeOut” public earthquake drill (This is Reno)
10/16/2012: The 'big one' coming here on Thursday for quake drill (Las Vegas Review-Journal (AP))
10/15/2012: Preparing For Nevada's Next Big One (KTVN Channel 2)
10/15/2012: The University’s featured events for Monday, Oct. 15 – Friday, Oct. 19 (This is Reno)
10/15/2012: Clark County prepared to ‘drop, cover and hold on’ as part of earthquake drill (Las Vegas Sun)
10/15/2012: Earthquake awareness heightens in Sparks (Daily Sparks Tribune)
10/15/2012: Dos and don'ts of earthquake safety (My News 4)
10/15/2012: Earthquakes North Of Spanish Springs (KOLO)
10/15/2012: The Great Nevada Shakeout (American Banking News)
10/14/2012: More than 100 small earthquakes shake Spanish Springs (My News 4)
10/14/2012: More than 100 small earthquakes shake Spanish Springs (My News 4)
10/03/2012: What would happen if an earthquake strikes Las Vegas? (Las Vegas Sun)
09/26/2012: School announcements: Night of All Nations, TMCC Book Drive and more (RGJ.com(AP))
09/20/2012: 'Great Nevada ShakeOut' earthquake drill coming in October (Daily Sparks Tribune)
09/13/2012: Presidential Proclamation -- National Preparedness Month (American Association Of School Administrarors)
08/30/2012: FoodInsurance.com Marks Month of September, National Preparedness Month, as Perfect Time to Make a Plan and Build a Kit (PR Newswire)
10/21/2011: Great Nevada ShakeOut Scheduled for Thursday (Topix)
10/20/2011: 'Great Shakeout' Prepares Nevadans for The Big One (KTVN Channel 2)
10/20/2011: Students learn quake precautions during Great Nevada ShakeOut (RGJ.com(AP))
10/20/2011: Nevada Practices Earthquake Preparedness (KOLO)
10/20/2011: Great American Shakeout (American Banking News)
10/19/2011: Graham H. Kent: University plays vital role in earthquake preparedness (RGJ.com(AP))
10/18/2011: Community Invited to be Part of World’s Largest Earthquake Drill (FOXReno)
09/28/2011: 'Great ShakeOut' public earthquake drill registration begins (Carson Now)
09/27/2011: Register for “Great Nevada ShakeOut”;World's Largest Public Earthquake Drill (FOXReno)
08/23/2011: Be Prepared For The Big Earthquake (FOXReno)
04/23/2011: Earthquake preparedness lacking at Tahoe, researcher warns (Sierra Sun)
04/20/2011: University steps-up monitoring after Hawthorne quake swarm (UNR)
04/18/2011: Swarm of 400 quakes hits near Hawthorne, Nev.; outpaces 2008 Mogul-Somersett (Yuba Net)
10/22/2010: NV Schools practice earthquake drills (My News 4 - KRNV, Reno, NV)
10/22/2010: Washoe County Schools, University of Nevada, Reno participate in quake ShakeOut drill (RGJ.com)
10/21/2010: Prompting earthquake awareness through the Great ShakeOut (abc 13 Action News)
10/21/2010: State-wide earthquake drill happens today (My News 4 - KRNV, Reno, Nevada)
10/21/2010: Nevada Participates in Great ShakeOut Drill (KTVN Channel 2 - Reno Tahoe)
10/21/2010: First "Great Nevada ShakeOut" huge success (University of Nevada, Reno University Media Relations)
10/21/2010: Great Nevada Shakeout Teaches Kids Quake Safety (KOLOTV)
10/21/2010: First "Great Nevada ShakeOut" huge success (University of Nevada, Reno News)
10/20/2010: Nevada to Participate in Statewide Quake Drill Thursday (KTVN 2 News)
10/19/2010: Nevada television and radio stations: please transmit the "Drill Broadcast" (University of Nevada, Reno University Media Relations)
10/19/2010: This is only a drill; Nevadans to take part in earthquake test (RGJ)
10/18/2010: Nevadans join ShakeOut (The Laughlin Nevada Times)
10/14/2010: Great Nevada ShakeOut next week is a drill to help Nevadans know what to do when a quake hits (RGJ.com)
10/14/2010: Great Nevada ShakeOut next week is a drill to help Nevadans know what to do when a quake hits (Reno Gazette-Journal)
10/07/2010: Great Nevada ShakeOut Scheduled for October 21st (KTVN Channel 2 Reno)
10/04/2010: Register now as Nevada joins geologic neighbor California for "Great ShakeOut" (This is Reno)



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The Great Nevada ShakeOut 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!