GEOLOGY | HAZARDS
HELL ON EARTH
Natural hazards such as earthquakes, volcanoes and landslides can occur without warning and cause damage to health, homes and livelihoods. The Earth beneath our feet is constantly shifting and moving, sometimes ever so slowly, but sometimes swiftly and violently with catastrophic and immediate results. We are living on an active planet and we can’t stop these events occurring, but learning more about why, how and where they happen can help us to be more prepared.