Earthquake Experts Open Reddit AMA To Answer Questions About 'The Big One'Three earthquake experts from the Pacific Northwest participated in a Reddit AMA (Ask Me Anything) thread, and hopefully their answers helped to quell some fears. But make no mistake -- they stressed a seismic event of this magnitude would be highly destructive.
Following Nepal Quake, Climbers Say Everest Season Is OverAll climbers on the Nepal side of Mount Everest have left the mountain and the climbing season is over following a deadly earthquake that left thousands dead in Nepal and dozens of climbers killed or injured after an avalanche swept across the basecamp area, according to guiding companies and individual climbers.
Small 2.4 Quake Near BremertonA small 2.4 magnitude earthquake was recorded at 12:16 a.m. Monday in the Bremerton area.
Early Warning System Not As Fast As Hoped Following Washington EarthquakeA magnitude-4.3 earthquake that rumbled under Washington state's Cascade Range early Wednesday was "not a great advertisement" for an early warning system undergoing tests, an official said.
4.3 Earthquake Shakes Cle Elum
Alaskan Way Viaduct Settles In DeeperThe Alaskan Way Viaduct has settled up to a quarter inch during the past month, but transportation officials say the waterfront structure is still safe.
Al Michaels Joins The Steve Sandmeyer ShowLegendary sportscaster, NBC's Al Michaels joined The Steve Sandmeyer Show to talk Seahawks football and his new autobiography "You Can't Make This Up: Miracles, Memories, and the Perfect Marriage of Sports and Television."
7.3 Quake Hits Indonesia Waters; Tsunami PossibleThe Pacific Tsunami Warning Center warned the quake could cause dangerous tsunami waves along the coasts of Indonesia and the southern Philippines.
Powerful Earthquake Rattles Large Swath Of Alaska A powerful earthquake shook up a large swath of Alaska on Thursday morning, including the state's largest city.
Magnitude 4.0 Quake Jolts Washington's Puget Sound The earthquake was centered near the town of Seabeck in Kitsap County
Tsunami Warning Downgraded To AdvisoryResidents of the city of Adak on Alaska's Aleutian Islands evacuated the town site and gathered on a nearby hill Monday after a magnitude-8.0 earthquake prompted a tsunami warning for part of the island chain
Covered Water Reservoir In Seattle May Not Withstand Major EarthquakeAt least one covered water reservoir in Seattle needs retrofitting to withstand a huge earthquake and as many as three more also may need strengthening