Carbon fiber strings protect buildings against earthquakes
You wouldn't need to ruin a building's design to keep it from falling down.
Drilling makes Oklahoma as earthquake-prone as California
The USGS' new model factors in man-made risks.
Android app turns your phone into an earthquake detector
MyShake makes you one part of a larger seismic warning system.
New game from 'Gears of War' creator breaks the moon
Lawbreakers is a free, post-catastrophe, sci-fi shooter. Just don't call it "post-apocalyptic."
LA's newer cell towers will keep working after earthquakes
Cellular networks are only trustworthy if they continue running in emergencies, and Los Angeles kn...
Facebook and Google help find Nepal earthquake survivors
The Nepal earthquake has caused an immeasurable amount of tragedy this weekend, but some internet...
Facebook 'Safety Check' lets friends know you're OK after a major disaster
Despite the frivolous nature of most social media interactions, Facebook's latest new feature is i...
See how the Napa earthquake affected Jawbone users' sleep
If you're one of the many iPhone users with a Jawbone UP strapped to your wrist, you might be used...
Jawbone knows how many of its users were roused by the Napa earthquake
Think you could sleep through an earthquake? Probably not, judging by data from Jawbone. The compa...