Japan's disaster alerts will work with all Android 8.1 phones
Previously, alerts were handled by the country's major phone carriers.
Gravity waves could help scientists detect earthquakes faster
The few extra minutes of warning could save lives.
Fiber optic lines can double as earthquake detectors
The slightest jostles could give away seismic activity.
Earthquake science explains why election polls were so wrong
A conversation with the man who predicted the 2016 election -- and every other presidential race since 1984.
Satellites could predict the next human-caused earthquake
Radar from orbit can track land deformation from injected wastewater, which is known to cause tremors.
Italian earthquake victims asked to disable WiFi passwords
This will let Red Cross workers use WhatsApp and Skype to contact locals who need help.
Google puts earthquake data directly in search results
"OK Google, did you feel that?"
Sony, car makers halt production after Japan earthquakes
They'll wait at least a few days before getting back to normal.
Carbon fiber strings protect buildings against earthquakes
You wouldn't need to ruin a building's design to keep it from falling down.