Stories tagged "seismology"

Andes earthquake potential underestimated

July 19th, 2011 | by Malamalama Staff | Comments Off

The earthquake potential for the eastern flank of the Andes Mountains is far greater than previously thought, a UH researcher and his international colleagues say.

Seismic mapping supports hotspot theory

January 20th, 2010 | by Malamalama Staff | Comments Off

An ambitious marine seismology project supports the Hawaiian hotspot theory and is featured in Science magazine.