Archive for July, 2013

Early Result ”“ Not London Hill Fault

Thursday, July 25th, 2013

Analysis of Global Positioning System (GPS) data by GNS Science shows that the rupture that occurred during last Sunday’s strong earthquake in Cook Strait was not along the London Hill Fault.


Urgent Cook Strait Fault Survey

Wednesday, July 24th, 2013

The National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research (NIWA) has diverted its research vessel Tangaroa to Cook Strait to investigate the vicinity of the Cook Strait earthquakes.


Cook Strait Earthquakes

Sunday, July 21st, 2013

Earthquake activity in the Cook Strait Canyon, which began on Friday morning, is continuing.


Strong Quake, Antarctica

Tuesday, July 16th, 2013

A strong undersea earthquake struck the South Sandwich Islands early this morning.


Alan Donald Whicker, CBE 1925 ”“ 2013

Sunday, July 14th, 2013

Distinguished journalist and television broadcaster Alan Whicker died this week, aged 87.