Kristina Bartlett Brody

All Stories by Kristina Bartlett Brody

  1. The volcano watcher

    Matt Patrick’s office is perched not far from the summit of Hawaii’s busiest volcano: Kilauea. When it erupts, he has a good view. Of course, it’s his job to see every possible vista of the peak, whether it’s flying over in a helicopter, hiking to fissures and along lava fields or checking webcams, seismometers and […]

  2. Earth

    Scientists scramble to analyze Haiti quake

    Teams work to understand and model what could happen next.

  3. Earth

    Shaky Forecasts

    Despite past failures, geophysicists think earthquake prediction might still be possible.