Tom Blake

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A road damaged by an earthwake. iStock

A minor earthquake has rocked Co Donegal. The quake, which measured 1.5 on the Richter Scale, was felt by hundreds of residents around the Milford a(...)

A scene of devastation after the largest earthquake in Japan’s recorded history, in Fukushima prefecture in March 2011. Photograph: AP Photo/Kyodo News

On the afternoon of March 11th, 2011, Japan lurched eastward as the Pacific crust plates jolted beneath it. The sea floor shifted forward 60m in place(...)