Los Angeles Tests Water Pipes That Stand Up to Quakes
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15 Apr 2013 | Notes | Contributor(s): NEES Media Communications
Wall Street Journal | April 15, 2013 Newspaper and online. Story covers NEES resiliency research and quotes NEES@Cornell researcher Thomas O'Rourke. See attached PDFs.
Watts Towers, iconic LA landmark, focus of conservation efforts
10 Apr 2013 | Notes | Contributor(s): NEES Media Communications
KCRW | Radio interview and blog post | April 1, 2013 See attached audio clip and online story. The Watts Towers are one of LA’s most famous landmarks. The sculptures were handmade by an...
Engineers, conservationists work on lasting fix for Watts Towers
31 Mar 2013 | Notes | Contributor(s): NEES Media Communications
Los Angeles Times | March 31, 2013
Reducing an earthquake's damage: UNR, businesses research for safety
27 Mar 2013 | Notes | Contributor(s): NEES Media Communications, Marti LaChance
Reno Gazette Journal | March 27, 2013 Covers NEES@Reno shake testing. See attached article and video.
Quake Turns Ground to Liquid
The Weather Channel | Hacking the Planet | March 27, 2013
Television and online video.
Interview with NEES researcher Stokoe.
San Diego Earthquake Tests Show Risks Inside Buildings
18 Mar 2013 | Notes | Contributor(s): NEES Media Communications, Marti LaChance
KPBS TV San Diego | March 1, 2013 Television coverage. Story covers NEES@San Diego shake tests studying non-structural systems. See attached audio clip.
UCLA Engineers Study Stability of Watts Towers
KTLA 5 TV | March 18, 2013 Web copy of KTLA TV news coverage. Quotes NEES engineer Bob Nigbor.
Earthquake-resilient pipeline to keep water flowing to Los Angeles
12 Mar 2013 | Notes | Contributor(s): NEES Media Communications, Marti LaChance
WaterWorld | March 12, 2013
Covers impact of NEES research to imrove water line resiliency. See attached PDF.
Study swings cargo containers to build stronger structures for tsunamis
11 Feb 2013 | Notes | Contributor(s): NEES Media Communications, Marti LaChance
Equipment World | Feb. 11, 2013 Online news. See attached PDF. T-Rex in Christchurch. Quotes NEES researcher Brady Cox. Mentions NEES sites at Lehigh and Oregon State University. Story author:...
T-Rex heading to New Zealand to test Christchurch's soils
07 Feb 2013 | Notes | Contributor(s): NEES Media Communications, Marti LaChance
Scoop Regional Independent News | Feb. 7, 2013 Newspaper Covers T-Rex tests in Christchurch. See attached PDF.
T-Rex to test soil in Christchurch
Radio New Zealand News | Feb. 7, 2013 Radio show. See attached files.
Hoosiers prepare for Great American Shakeout
WTHR Television News | Channel 13 Indianapolis | Feb. 7, 2013 TV news and online article covers the "Shakeout." Quotes NEES researcher Shirley Dyke.
Schools to take part in earthquake drill
Chicago Tribune | Feb. 7, 2013 News article covers the Great ShakeOut, NEES facilities, the NEEShub. Quotes NEES Director Julio Ramirez. See attached PDF.
Purdue engineers work to create a more quake-ready world
WLFI TV, Lafayette, Indiana | Feb. 7, 2013 Covers the Great Shakeout Lab. Interview with NEES researcher Shirley Dyke and engineering student Gaby Ou. See attached article.
Cargo container research to improve buildings' ability to withstand tsunamis
IndiaVision | Feb. 7, 2013
Article cites use of NEES facilities to test building resiliency, Lehigh University's multidirectional testing and Oregon State's Tsunami Research facility.
Purdue lab shakes up earthquake showcase
06 Feb 2013 | Notes | Contributor(s): NEES Media Communications, Marti LaChance
Lafayette Journal and Courier (jconline.com) | Feb. 6, 2013 Online article covers NEES and the Bowen Lab at Purdue. Quotes NEES researcher Shirley Dyke and student Gaby Ou. See attached PDF.
Purdue students research earthquake impacts on buildings, bridges: Research will help minimize damage, save lives
WRTV Indianapolis | Feb. 6, 2013 Television and online news coverage of the Bowen Laboratory at Purdue. Quotes Shirley Dyke and Jeanne Norberg. See attached video footage.
Asian News International | Feb. 6, 2013 Wire story. Covers U of Hawaii tsunami research and the use of NEES testing facilities at Oregon State University and Lehigh University. See attached PDF.
05 Feb 2013 | Notes | Contributor(s): NEES Media Communications, Marti LaChance
e! Science News | Feb. 5, 2013 Covers U of Hawaii research and NEES facilities. See attached PDF.
Monster Truck Shakes to Simulate Earthquake
31 Jan 2013 | Notes | Contributor(s): NEES Media Communications, Marti LaChance
Mashable | Jan. 31, 2013 Online news T-Rex in Christchurch. Credits photo to NEES. See attached PDF.