Christchurch earthquake

Post-earthquake Christchurch 'occupied territory'

Four years goes very quickly. At first, for many a Cantabrian, we thought it would never end. With multiple quakes each day, news reports and inquiries, salutes to the deserving heroes, and of course the demolition and rehabilitation works, every day was a trial for those who were attempting to move on. The dissipation of the earthquakes was a relief, and still is. The people, however, are left with an aftermath of disenfranchisement.

Post-earthquake Christchurch 'occupied territory'

STILL WAITING: 'There are places the population of a region might care about more deeply than non-residents, for example, Cathedral Square, Cave Rock in Sumner, the New Brighton pier, or the Bridle Path.'

What can NZ learn from Japan about earthquakes?

<strong>The Japanese Government is so certain of an impending earthquake that it has already given it a name - the Tokai Earthquake. Paul Gorman compares how tectonic forces have shaped New Zealand and Japan, and looks at how the Japanese use science to minimise their impact.</strong>

What can NZ learn from Japan about earthquakes?

Quake damage in Christchurch.

Christchurch earthquake: A son so sadly missed

<em><strong>To commemorate the four-year anniversary of Christchurch's deadly earthquake, we asked readers to share their experiences of the day, and life since.</strong></em>

Christchurch earthquake: A son so sadly missed

TRAGIC LOSS: The CTV building collapsed as a result of the February 22, 2011 quake.

Christchurch quake survivors 'bound by collective experiences'

It was with a heavy heart that I began to watch last night's quake documentary The Day That Changed My Life.

Christchurch quake survivors 'bound by collective experiences'

Video taken moments after a large earthquake shattered central Christchurch. Warning: Graphic content By Daniel Tobin

United we stand

United we stand

The moment that changed our nation forever, we remember those who died in last February's earthquake.

Civic Memorial Service in Hagley Park

Civic Memorial Service in Hagley Park

We remember those who died in last February's earthquake.

John Key on February 22nd 12:51 2011

John Key on February 22nd 12:51 2011

Prime Minister John Key gives his recollection of the events and days following the February 2011 earthquake.

Christchurch quake at Westfield Mall

Christchurch quake at Westfield Mall

Rattled shoppers Kathy Williams, Nelene Barron and Jaime Thomson talk about the December 23, 2011, Christchurch quake.

Chch has Resilience and buzz

chch The good has far outweighed the bad in Aaron Horan's post-quake life in Christchurch.

Post-quake fear of being alone

The Christchurch earthquakes have brought Tony Becker's neighbourhood together.

Quakes changed my perspective

More petty crime post-quake

Chch life: Tough, but I love it

Lily Marr was new to Christchurch just two weeks before the February quake, but she hasn't left.

Ask your quake questions

Berryman On the eve of the Christchurch earthquake anniversary, GNS Science earthquake expert Kelvin Berryman joins us at midday to answer your questions.

Canterbury Plains faults 'quite strong'

Ask an Expert: Canterbury Faults 'quite strong"

Kiwis say quake trial 'ridiculous'

Scientists' trial over quake deaths

Ask An Expert: Understanding magnitude

Earthquake magnitude is not a linear scale. For every step up in magnitude there is about a 30 times increase in energy released.

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