Major Earthquakes in 2010

Major Earthquakes in 2010

November 21, 2012

Here is an illustrative infographic by Wendelyn Felix about the Major earthquakes (Magnitude 6.0+ Richter) occurred this year. Source

When Plates Collide: Predicting the Next B...

When Plates Collide: Predicting the Next B…

November 2, 2012

Although it’s impossible to predict with a precise date and time, there are earthquake “hot spots” that scientists have identified, using historical information and sensitive tectonic plates as guides. Cataclysmic earthquakes can occur anywhere, but based on past notable earthquakes, these areas are often cited as some of the most susceptible. Source

The True Cost of Earthquakes

The True Cost of Earthquakes

July 12, 2012

The full cost of the recent disaster in Japan have yet to be fully calculated. From creditloan.com, here’s an infographic that shows the full cost, in financial losses and fatalities, of several notable earthquakes. Having a disaster plan mitigates losses. Source