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MIL-OSI New Zealand: International research to gather more information about NZ’s largest fault – 05/10/2018

By   /  October 5, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Earthquake Commission - EQC, Earthquakes, English, Environment, GNS, Japan, MIL OSI, Natural Events, New Zealand, New Zealand Government - Public Service, Oceania, Open Source Intel, Science, Wellington  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: International research to gather more information about NZ’s largest fault – 05/10/2018

Source: GNS Science 04/10/2018 2:15 pm An international team of scientists sets off this weekend to place earthquake monitoring instruments along New Zealand’s largest fault, the Hikurangi subduction zone. Ocean Bottom Seismometers are prepared at GNS Science before being lowered to the seafloor to monitor earthquakes on the Hikurangi subduction zone. Photo credit: Aliki Weststrate, […]

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MIL-Evening Report: Palu disaster: Why Indonesia’s tsunamis are so deadly

By   /  October 3, 2018  /  Analysis, Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Asia Report, Disasters, Earthquakes, English, Evening Report, Featured, Indonesia, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Palu tsunami, PMC Reportage, Reportage, Reports, Tsunami  /  Comments Off on MIL-Evening Report: Palu disaster: Why Indonesia’s tsunamis are so deadly

ANALYSIS: By Dr Anja Scheffers The magnitude 7.5 earthquake, and subsequent tsunami, that struck Indonesia days ago has resulted in at least 1,200 deaths. Authorities are still gauging the extent of the damage, but it is clear the earthquake and tsunami had a devastating effect on the Sulawesi region, particularly the city of Palu. It’s […]

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MIL-Evening Report: Chaos in Palu after quake and tsunami as survivors deal with hunger, thirst

By   /  October 2, 2018  /  Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Asia Report, Disasters, Earthquakes, English, Evening Report, Featured, Indonesia, MIL OSI, natural disaster, Natural Disasters, Open Source Intel, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Palu tsunami, PMC Reportage, Reportage, Reports, Tsunami  /  Comments Off on MIL-Evening Report: Chaos in Palu after quake and tsunami as survivors deal with hunger, thirst

By Ruslan Sangadji and Andi Hajramurni in Palu, Indonesia In the wake of mass destruction caused by Indonesia’s 7.4-magnitude earthquake and the subsequent tsunami, survivors in Palu and Donggala in Central Sulawesi have been scrambling to salvage food supplies and other items, as aid from the central government began to trickle into the region. Yesterday, […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: GNS Science awarded $11.2 million in MBIE funding for three new research projects – 13/09/2018

By   /  September 13, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Crude, Earthquake Commission - EQC, Earthquakes, English, Environment, Exploration, Gas, GNS, MIL OSI, Natural Events, New Zealand, New Zealand Government - Public Service, Oil, Open Source Intel, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, Science, Technology, Trade  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: GNS Science awarded $11.2 million in MBIE funding for three new research projects – 13/09/2018

Source: GNS Science The Endeavour Fund invests in excellent research that has high potential to positively transform New Zealand’s future economic performance, sustainability and integrity of our environment, help strengthen our society, and give effect to Vision Mātauranga. Pupu Springs, Golden Bay. Photo by Lloyd Homer The new projects cover mapping water flows in New […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Alpine Fault research the subject of special-issue of geology and geophysics journal – 11/09/2018

By   /  September 11, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Earthquake Commission - EQC, Earthquakes, English, Environment, Exploration, GNS, MIL OSI, Mining, Natural Events, New Zealand, New Zealand Government - Public Service, Open Source Intel, Science, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Alpine Fault research the subject of special-issue of geology and geophysics journal – 11/09/2018

Source: GNS Science Some of the blockages could take more than six months to restore and necessitate the evacuation of large numbers of tourists by sea and air, said the study led by Tom Robinson of from the Geography Department of Durham University in the UK. The study used the impacts of the magnitude 7.8 […]

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