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Jam Jar Seismometer and a Springy Coincidence

One key aspect of this project is the detection of seismic events. Yes, I want to play with the online data from proper seismo stations, but as I’m primarily concerned with the earthquake risk at a given location, some kind of local system is very desirable. 683 kata lagi

Design

EARTHQUAKES

  An earthquake is a natural disaster that occurs when the surface of the Earth shakes and trembles. Numerous earthquakes happen every day but they are not strong enough for people to sense them. 373 kata lagi

NATURE

Bicycle Seismograph Measures The Streets

Riding the streets of the Netherlands on a bicycle is a silky-smooth experience compared to doing the same on those of Germany. So says , who made the move with her trusty Dutch bike. 224 kata lagi

Transportation Hacks

Polish polar expedition

At the entrance of this fjord is a research station, we can clearly spot their houses and tools. By now it must be past 10pm but we saw still some people outside which motivates us to go for a visit. 542 kata lagi

Sailing

Richter Scale Day

Charles Francis Richter (April 26, 1900 – September 30, 1985) was an American seismologist and physicist.

Richter is most famous as the creator of the Richter magnitude scale, which, until the development of the moment magnitude scale in 1979, quantified the size of earthquakes. 425 kata lagi

Events

#1755

all is
still
still
still
and
then
with
out
warning
the earth awakes
in violent tremors, roaring
cacophonous subterranean thunder
buildings swaying
bridges buckling, overpasses shuddering… 88 kata lagi

Writing

Earthquake

Indonesia has the most earthquake country in the world since we are located in the Pacific Ring of fire with a lot of tectonic activity, we have a disastrous tsunami back then in 2004 that sadly kills 170,000 people in Aceh. 400 kata lagi

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