"There's currently no way to get a message quickly enough from our system to the public because none of our systems were built for speed."
There are about 100 Devils Hole pupfish left, according to the most recent counts.
The crystals carry a memory of environmental changes the way trees do with their rings.
A number of webpages for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration featured alerts that pages would not be updated.
Parts of the U.S. and Canada have been issued tsunami warnings after the 8.0-magnitude quake.
Foiling terror attacks also is down to God, according to the Israeli Defense Force.
Geology experts are keeping a close watch on the situation.
Loreto, Mexico, which has a population of about 11,000, was the town closest to the quake.
"It's beyond comprehension."
Events like these occur dozens of times each year. Why was this one special?
Other vulnerable countries have had systems in place for years.
The Hayward fault has been dubbed a "tectonic time bomb."
Earthquake prediction is a science, but it can't give us all the answers we might want.
An earthquake struck Lechaion somewhere between 50 and 125 A.D., and the majority of the ruins have since been buried beneath sediment.
It shook the country early Saturday morning.
The last major earthquake from this zone was in 1700.
Earthquakes are essentially impossible to predict, and that's still true no matter what the headlines say.
The quake was the second recorded in New Caledonia in 12 hours and the third in a month.
A team from the Institute of Archaeology at Goethe University made the last-minute discovery after the excavation had already wrapped.
Here's how you can provide aid relief to those affected in the Islamic Republic.