Welcome to All About Earthquakes! Earthquakes have sparked man's curiosity since ancient times. They have also disrupted lives, destroyed great monuments and cities and created great tidal waves. After a brief tour of this site, you should know all about earthquakes. You can navigate through the site by clicking on the page link to the left that interests you most. Or you can visit the entire site by clicking on the "next page" links at the bottom of each page.
At the All About Earthquakes site you will learn the history of earthquakes. We will talk about some of the great disasters of history, and how men have viewed earthquakes throughout the ages.
The Science of Earthquakes has had many recent advances with new theories on plate tectonics and subduction. In this section, you will find out how earthquakes work.
Many places around the world are subject to earthquakes, some more so than others. We'll show you where the danger areas are.
What should you do about earthquakes? Of course, there is no stopping an earthquake, but you can be prepared for the event. We will tell you what you should do to prepare for an earthquake (including what to have on hand, GPS device, waterfilters, radios, food and water), how to survive an earthquake and, finally, what you should do when the shaking stops.
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