Earthquakes

Nasa mission 'senses first Marsquake'
Imperial College London's Prof Tom Pike discusses the first seismic signal picked up on Mars.

The sound of Mars

Scientists call it a Marsquake
The American space agency NASA says it has detected its first seismic event on the planet Mars. Newsday spoke to Bruce Banerdt, Principal Investigator for the InSight Mission to Mars. But first off, listen to the rumble on the Red Planet.

(Picture: A photo, covered by NASA's Curiosity Mars rover, shows series of sedimentary deposits in the Gale Crater on planet Mars. Credit:NASA/JPL-CALTECH/MSSS / HANDOUT/Anadolu Agency/Getty )
An earthquake hits the Philippines island of Luzon
A powerful earthquake has struck the main Philippines island of Luzon and was felt in Manila.
California tests earthquake alerts
People in Downtown Oakland, California received the first public earthquake alert in the US.