Los Angeles Earthquake

L.A. Prepares for the Big Quake Amid the Questions of When and How Large

Seismologists agree that it’s a matter of when, not if, it happens, and that the resulting damage will be incalculable in the city of more than 4 million residents and 400,000 businesses.

Researchers Study Ways to Protect Power Grid from Solar Storms

In the digital age, damage to sensitive communication networks and power grids could be crippling.

Houston's Top Chefs Make Gourmet Emergency Rations

Professional chefs show that people can eat more than just peanut butter and jelly during a natural disaster.