Earthquake damage seen from space
Sun, Sep 23 2012 at 4:09 PM
Of all of our planet’s events, earthquakes are among its most discreet. Despite incredible advances in seismic technology, experts are still unable to provide any significant warning of an earthquake’s impending arrival.
However, NASA is foremost in the efforts to improve our understanding of how the planet moves, providing incredible images of earthquakes and the aftereffects. Here are eight views of what our planet looks like after a devastating earthquake.