Three years and $15 million later, the restored monument will be ready for visitors again this afternoon.
The partnerships being formed now could save the Bayview area when an earthquake strikes.
This year there was a typical pattern of quake activity up until the end of March, and then things went bonkers.
A comprehensive look at which parts of the world have suffered historically large quakes.
An oceanic model shows how far and wide last night's earthquake-triggered tsunami has traveled.
The epicenter was just eight miles from a disposal well where oil and gas wastewater is being injected underground at high pressure.
Supercomputers reveal a natural channel in the earth that could bring potent shaking to the megacity.
Tsunamis and tremors reached multiple continents; Portugal's biggest city was thrown into chaos.
More than 8,000 buildings and several Seattle neighborhoods are in the potential pathways of devastating landslides.
A burbling volcano of mud rose out of the Arabian Sea like some Lovecraftian nightmare.
Japan faces more than its fair share of risk.
With the power of trompe l'oeil, Mike Hewson tries to give hope to New Zealanders "surrounded by decay and uncertainty."
Japanese architect Shigeru Ban designed the paper-based house of worship, for Christchurch.
The electrical infrastructure in Mexico's capital did not respond happily to Sunday morning's quake.
If a major tsunami were to occur off the Atlantic coast, cities from New England to New Jersey could be hardest hit.
Earthquakes aren't the only thing to make the earth shiver.
San Francisco's sources of drinking water are threatened on multiple fronts.
It's basically a giant hole in the ground, designed to withstand Japanese earthquakes.