Are earthquakes likely in Bali?

Answer On One Hand: Bali is on a Major FaultlineBali and the rest of the Indonesian archipelago are on one of the major fault lines in the world, the "Pacific Ring of Fire." In 2004, an earthquake off the... Read More »

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Do the appeals on wikipedia make you less likely or more likely to donate?

Neither, though they are intrusive and I find them annoying. I preferred before when it was one or two lines of text on the screen, rather than a large photo.

How do we measure earthquakes?

Seismologists measure earthquakes in terms of magnitude on the Richter Scale, invented by Charles Richter in 1935. According to this scale, for each point an earthquake goes up in magnitude, its ou... Read More »

Is Neptune the god of earthquakes?

Neptune is the Roman god of the sea, supposedly possessing the power to create earthquakes. Neptune is the brother of Jupiter and of Pluto, given charge of the domain of the oceans; the ancient Rom... Read More »

How do people measure earthquakes?

Earthquakes are measured in terms of magnitude, which in turn is measured by the power of a seismic wave. The scale for measuring seismic waves is called the Richter scale. This scale ranges from o... Read More »