Braided Suguta River in Northern Kenya, by Martin Trauth. Find more geoscience images (and upload yours!) at imaggeo.egu.eu.
This month, a 6.2 magnitude earthquake hit central Italy, resulting in extensive damage and close to 300 fatalities. On the day of this tragic event, we put together information – with the help of officers from the Seismology and Natural Hazards Divisions – about what caused the earthquake and why it was so destructive. You can read it online on the EGU website.