Shake, rattle and control: Scientists predict, people prep better than ever

Editor’s note: First of two parts.

This week I review our ever-changing planet from what I have seen and experienced and read about in scientific journals.

With our new adventures in outer space we are now finding that our neighbors in our solar system are also changing, as we – planet earth – are changing. In my lifetime I have experienced very severe earthquakes that brought minor and major changes to planet earth.

My most vivid memory was sitting in my schoolroom on the second floor in . . .

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