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# tremors - Monday 24 June, 2019

Buildings shake and workers flee in Australian city of Darwin after powerful earthquake hits
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Buildings shake and workers flee in Australian city of Darwin after powerful earthquake hits

Jun 24th 2019, 8:54 AM 20,499 Views 8 Comments

The epicentre of the earthquake was in a remote part of Indonesia.

# tremors - Monday 24 December, 2018

Mount Etna, the biggest active volcano in Europe, has erupted (but it's not believed to be dangerous)
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# Sicily

Mount Etna, the biggest active volcano in Europe, has erupted (but it's not believed to be dangerous)

Dec 24th 2018, 4:45 PM 48,473 Views 12 Comments

More than 130 seismic shocks were recorded around the volcano afterwards.

# tremors - Monday 1 January, 2018

Scientists are warning of an increase in powerful earthquakes this year
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Scientists are warning of an increase in powerful earthquakes this year

Jan 1st 2018, 6:30 AM 20,080 Views 17 Comments

It’s all down to tiny variations in the speed of the planet’s rotation, according to a new study.

# tremors - Saturday 23 September, 2017

A 3.4-magnitude earthquake in North Korea was a  'suspected explosion', says China
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A 3.4-magnitude earthquake in North Korea was a 'suspected explosion', says China

Sep 23rd 2017, 12:27 PM 36,020 Views 68 Comments

South Korean scientists aren’t so sure about whether it was caused by a blast.

# tremors - Thursday 14 April, 2016

"The shaking was so violent I couldn't stand still": Powerful earthquake kills two in Japan
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"The shaking was so violent I couldn't stand still": Powerful earthquake kills two in Japan

Apr 14th 2016, 10:53 PM 10,251 Views 2 Comments

The damage and calls for help are concentrated in the town of Mashiki.

# tremors - Tuesday 12 May, 2015

US helicopter missing in Nepal after massive earthquake that killed dozens
# Fresh Tremors
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# Fresh Tremors

US helicopter missing in Nepal after massive earthquake that killed dozens

May 12th 2015, 10:00 PM 42,031 Views 28 Comments

A spokesperson for the Department of Foreign Affairs said there were no reports or suggestions of any Irish casualties.

How does an earthquake happen and why do they kill people?
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# Tremors

How does an earthquake happen and why do they kill people?

May 12th 2015, 6:00 PM 29,888 Views 21 Comments

The answer is they don’t.

WATCH: The terrifying moment the Nepal quake struck the parliament
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# Panic

WATCH: The terrifying moment the Nepal quake struck the parliament

May 12th 2015, 4:07 PM 11,761 Views 5 Comments

Dozens of people have been declared dead after the 7.3 magnitude earthquake.

# tremors - Monday 2 September, 2013

Irish news producer freed by Egypt police after being held for five days
# Russ Finn
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# Russ Finn

Irish news producer freed by Egypt police after being held for five days

Sep 2nd 2013, 6:31 PM 4,523 Views 25 Comments

Russ Finn was freed yesterday, his employers Al Jazeera have confirmed. He was held without charge after being arrested with three colleagues last Tuesday.

# tremors - Wednesday 20 July, 2011

Powerful earthquake hits south Kyrgyzstan
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# Kyrgyzstan

Powerful earthquake hits south Kyrgyzstan

Jul 20th 2011, 7:44 AM 155 Views 1 Comment

The 6.2 magnitude quake struck in the early hours of the morning but there are no immediate reports of casualties.