3 Apps To Alert You Of Natural Disasters [Android] | MakeUseOf
Volcano eruptions, earthquakes, floods – it seems like mother nature  is striking back. Yet natural disasters are exactly that – natural – and  they have been happening for millions of years. In fact, we owe our  existence to a series of the same. Humans have become largely detached  from nature and disasters are a reminder of how dependent on mother  nature we remain to this day.
This article features three Android  apps that provide alerts for storms, earthquakes, and other natural  disasters. These apps cannot replace professional alert networks, but  they do offer an overview of what is going on in the world and a way to  easily follow the development of a disaster.

 3 Apps To Alert You Of Natural Disasters [Android] | MakeUseOf

Volcano eruptions, earthquakes, floods – it seems like mother nature is striking back. Yet natural disasters are exactly that – natural – and they have been happening for millions of years. In fact, we owe our existence to a series of the same. Humans have become largely detached from nature and disasters are a reminder of how dependent on mother nature we remain to this day.

This article features three Android apps that provide alerts for storms, earthquakes, and other natural disasters. These apps cannot replace professional alert networks, but they do offer an overview of what is going on in the world and a way to easily follow the development of a disaster.


Space Age Volcano Monitoring Network - JPL, NASA:

Scientists have placed high-tech “spiders” inside and around the mouth of Mount St. Helens, one of the most active volcanoes in the United States. Networks such as these could one day be used to respond rapidly to an impending eruption.