Earthquake

Is Vancouver Ready for the Big One?

Is Vancouver Ready for the Big One?

Canada's earthquake expert, seismologist John Cassidy, tells us what to expect when the Big One hits.  

5 Things You Need to Have in Your Earthquake Emergency Kit

5 Things You Need to Have in Your Earthquake Emergency Kit

The essentials you'll need to survive the Big One.

Infographic: The massive earthquake exercise that’s currently underway

Infographic: The massive earthquake exercise that’s currently underway

As the Pacific Northwest begins its biggest-ever emergency exercise, B.C.—and Vancouver—mostly watches from the sidelines

Has the West End lost its cool?

Has the West End lost its cool?

With its beautiful beaches and rich history, the West End is iconic Vancouver—but are its glory days behind it?

When the earthquake hits, here’s the real worry (according to one UBC prof)

When the earthquake hits, here’s the real worry (according to one UBC prof)

Key takeaway: the buildings most at risk aren't always the ones you'd assume

Is Vancouver prepared for an earthquake?

Is Vancouver prepared for an earthquake?

As shocking as it may sound, the Cascadia Subduction Zone earthquake isn’t even Vancouver’s largest seismic threat. Local emergency crews are now preparing for something even more catastrophic just below the surface