Monthly Archives: February 2012

Take a Video of Your Cat Now – and You Could Win a Solar Powered Radio

We want to see your kitty getting earthquake ready!

Posted in Contest News, Pets Galore

Will It Shake? The Bookshelves

Bookshelves are great places to store all kinds of things, but one earthquake could bury you under a pile of books if your bookshelf is not secured.

Posted in Will It Shake?

Christchurch Filmmaker Reminds Us What We Need to do to Prepare

One of many ways to store water for an earthquake

We had the opportunity to speak with a filmmaker named Logan McMillan who lived through the February 22, 2011 earthquake that struck Christchurch, New Zealand.
His eye-opening footage of Christchurch in the immediate aftermath of the quake inspired us to reach out to him to talk with him about his experiences that day.

Posted in Stories From Other Earthquakes

Will It Shake? The Pictures

When we ask our readers to submit questions about what will happen to their stuff in an earthquake, there are always surprises. Framed pictures hanging directly over the bed? You’ve got to be kidding!

Posted in Will It Shake?

How Prepared for Earthquakes is the LGBT Community?

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In the Bay Area, Collaborating Agencies Responding to Disasters (CARD) is making strides to get the LGBT community earthquake ready. CARD was created in response to the 1989 Loma Prieta earthquake, when several non-profit community support groups bonded together to try … more »

Posted in Earthquake Professionals
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