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17 July 2016

Glacier Bay Landslide in Alaska: a satellite image and new videos

Glacier Bay landslide

A new satellite image and two new videos are available of the enormous Glacier Bay landslide in Alaska, which occurred a few weeks ago

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16 July 2016

Ya’an City, Sichuan: a video of a very near miss

Ya'an City landslide

A video has appeared on Youtube showing a very near miss between a landslide and a crowded bus in Ya’an City, Sichuan, China. Quick thinking by the driver avoided catastrophe

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10 July 2016

Nagasaki, Uttarakhand and Pakistan: three new landslide videos

Nagasaki

Three good new landslide videos are available on Youtube, shot in Nagasaki (Japan), Uttarakhand (India) and in the mountains of Pakistan

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16 June 2016

Landslide video: a massive landslide takes out a truck in Peru

Peru landslide

A new video on Youtube shows a massive landslide taking out a small truck on a mountain road in Peru. The circumstances are unclear.

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5 June 2016

Three interesting new landslide videos – Colombia, Hechi in China and Anatolia in Turkey

Colombia landslide

Three new landslide videos have appeared on Youtube: a road slope collapse from Hechi in China, a quarry landslide in Anatolia in Turkey & the collapse of a slope by a tunnel portal in Colombia

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21 May 2016

New landslide video: the mobility of the Aranayake landslide

Aranayake landslide

A new video has appeared on Youtube showing the mobility of a small secondary failure at the site of the Aranayake landslide in Sri Lanka

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16 May 2016

New videos for Monday morning: an earth mover get caught in a landslide and a debris flow from the Himalayas

New videos for Monday morning: an earth mover get caught in a landslide and a debris flow from the Himalayas

Two new videos have appeared on Youtube, one showing an earthmover destroyed by a landslide and the other a Himalayan debris flow

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13 May 2016

New landslide videos from the last few days, including an impressive rockfall at Mont Granier

Mont Granier

Two new landslide videos have appeared on Youtube, including an impressive rockfall last weekend on Mont Granier in the French Prealps and a smaller collapse at Swimmer’s Delight in California

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2 May 2016

The location of the Kyrgyzstan loess landslide, as caught on that amazing video

Kyrgyzstan loess landslide

Using Google Earth it is possible to track down the location of the Kyrgyzstan loess landslide. This is an area with many similar landslides, some of which have also displayed high levels of mobility.

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1 May 2016

Do not miss this: video of a catastrophic landslide in loess in Kyrgyzstan

landslide in Kyrgyzstan

An astonishing video has appeared on Youtube showing a video in, I assume, loess in Kyrgyzstan a few days ago. The landslide killed a teenage boy.

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