World Earthquake 2011: Visualization Map
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02 Apr 2012 | Multimedia | Contributor(s): NEES EOT
Developed by a researcher in Japan, this 9 minute visualization shows the locations, magnitude and depths of the 9323 earthquakes with magnitude greater than or equal to 4.5 from January 1, 2011...
23 Mar 2012 | Multimedia | Contributor(s): Keith T Adams, Pamela McClure, NEES EOT
This little earthquake detector can be made with $5 of electronics. Designed by Keith Adams.
Tsunami Awareness Video
10 Feb 2012 | Multimedia | Contributor(s): NEES EOT
It can be many miles long, from 1 to 100 feet high, traveling at 400 miles per hour. This ocean monster is known as a tsunami and it can wreak havoc on coastal populations and landscapes. A...
Earthquake Alarm Goes Off in School - WLFI News
08 Feb 2012 | Multimedia | Contributor(s): NEES EOT
CLICK THE "VIEW MEDIA" BUTTON TO WATCH THE VIDEO LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WLFI) - An earthquake alarm is a sound no student ever wants to hear. That's what students at Glen Acres Elementary school heard...
Drill Prepares Hoosiers for Earthquake
07 Feb 2012 | Multimedia | Contributor(s): NEES EOT
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INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) - People around Indiana and other states are using Tuesday to prepare for what to do if a big earthquake hit. It's called...
EOT Student Activities with Culver Academy Engineering Students: Tsunami Wave Tank and Shake Table
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03 Oct 2011 | Multimedia | Contributor(s): Teresa Morris
On September 28, 2011, sixty junior and senior engineering students from Culver Academy visited the NEEScomm office and spent time with our EOT staff learning more about NEES. Students interacted...
Professor Makes Waves to Save Lives
26 Sep 2011 | Multimedia | Contributor(s): NEES EOT
CORVALLIS, Ore. The landslide moves quickly. Three thousand pounds of gravel spills down a metal chute and rolls beneath the surface of an extra-large tank of water. Waves follow. Not big waves....
UCLA engineers test levee system integrity in simulation
30 Aug 2011 | Multimedia | Contributor(s): NEES EOT
THE DELTA - Sherman Island jiggled like Jell-O on Monday as scientists simulated an earthquake, the likes of which could threaten levees across the Delta.
The scientists built their own...
Earthquake simulator gives model levee a big shake
SHERMAN ISLAND -- A model levee wobbled and tossed as if it were on a giant waterbed but held up nearly intact during a series of simulated earthquakes Monday.
The tests were meant to...
2011 Japanese Tsunami Video
26 May 2011 | Multimedia | Contributor(s): NEES EOT
Video taken by survivors of the 2011 Japanese tsunami as they wait on higher ground. Shows massive tsunami wave damage.
Video taken from: http://mashable.com/2011/04/17/japan-tsunami-video/
Studying Tsunamis to Save Lives video
16 May 2011 | Multimedia | Contributor(s): NEES EOT
by JOE FRYER / KING 5 News Posted on May 12, 2011 at 10:48 PM Updated Friday, May 13 at 4:13 PM CORVALLIS, Ore. – It is not a matter of if, but when. Experts say a major earthquake, similar to the...
Soil Liquefaction Classroom Demonstration
13 May 2011 | Multimedia | Contributor(s): Jason Lloyd, NEES EOT
This is an example of how to do a simple soil liquefaction demonstration for use in the classroom setting, or similar. All materials may be found at home, or perhaps purchased at the local...
K'Nex Buildings: Cross Bracing and Pendulum Tuned Mass Damper
This classroom demonstration utilizes a manual shake table to teach K-12 students about earthquake engineering concepts. Topics covered include cross bracing and pendulum tuned mass dampers. This...
K'Nex Buildings: Structural Frequencies
In this video, Jason Lloyd explains how K-12 teachers can use a shake table to demonstrate the frequencies of structures.This demonstration can be applied to a multitude of lesson plans that...
Creating a Shake Table for Classroom Use
This video will demonstrate the assemby of a manual shake table that can be used with classroom projects. The shake table can be assembled using materials purchased at the local home improvement...
UC Davis Team Studies Liquefaction in Japan
08 Apr 2011 | Multimedia | Contributor(s): Nees Hub User
A research team from U.C. Davis traveled to Japan to study the liquefaction that occurred during their large quake.
Video courtesy of KGO-TV, San Francisco, CA.
Japanese Tsunami Video from Sky News
07 Apr 2011 | Multimedia | Contributor(s): Nees Hub User
Breathtaking video footage of the 2011 Japanese tsunami captured by Sky News helicopters in Sendai. Narrated.
NEEShub Resource Submission Video
04 Apr 2011 | Multimedia | Contributor(s): Nees Hub User
This video will teach new users about the process of submitting a new resource, as well as adding images and formatting text in the informational fields.
Engineers Working to Make Us Safer
18 Feb 2011 | Multimedia | Contributor(s): NEES EOT
Video discussion of how science and engineering benefits safety for the public. Directed toward elementary school students, this video was created by NEES@Cornell and the...
Make Your Own Earthquake Setup Video
27 Jan 2011 | Multimedia | Contributor(s): NEES EOT
How to set up "Make Your Own Earthquake" for use in your own classroom.
Video created by Hank Ratzesberger.