2016 was filled with violent seismic events that flooded the headlines and claimed hundreds of lives across the globe.
Campi Flegrei crater shows signs of 'reawakening'
Let's look at some volcanic rumblings and eruptions from the last week:
power plants near known fault lines. (NaturalNews) An animated earthquake map video produced by the U.S. NWS Pacific Tsunami Warning Center (PTWC) shows every recorded earthquake between January 1, 2001, and December 31, 2015, - the first 15 years
A MASSIVE 6.9-magnitude earthquake has rocked the dangerous San Andreas fault line in California before a larger quake on the Solomon Islands – raising fears the "Big One" is on the way.
The cooling system of the third reactor at the Fukushima nuclear power plant has stopped circulating water following a powerful 7.3 offshore earthquake. TEPCO said it managed to restart the system some 90 minutes after the failure.
A magnitude 7.4 earthquake struck early on Tuesday local time off the Japanese coast about 70km northeast of Iwaki, Fukushima.
- Towns Collapse After Strongest Quake In 35 Years Hits Italy
Disaster relief shelters need to be cost-effective, easy to transport and quick to construct, which explains why many, including Ikea's, use a flat-pack design.
(Sputnik) The Category 4 Hurricane set to devastate Haiti with 145MPH winds, 40 inches of rain, and 12 foot storm surge looks to be an unprecedented human tragedy with the country failing to recover after the 2010 earthquake with many in Haiti faulti